Shoulder Impingements: How, When, & Why to Needle the Subscapularis
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Length: 52 minutes
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|Subscapularis muscle dysfunction is a common and often overlooked factor in shoulder impingements. In this webinar, Dr. Lombardi reviews the function of the subscapularis, how dysfunction can cause shoulder pain and common impingements, common clinical presentations, and reviews acupuncture and soft tissue approaches that can help.|
|Goals and Objectives||*Understanding the clinical hx of subscapularis dysfunction
*Learn the pinpoint assessment and orthopedic exams used in assessing function/dysfunction
*Learn the clinical presentation of common impingements (shoulder) that are d/t subscapularis dysfunction
*Review approaches using EA and manual work to restore function of the subscapularis muscle and improve global function of the gleno-humeral and scapulothoracic joint
About Dr. Lombardi:
Dr. Anthony Lombardi is a 2002 graduate of the New York Chiropractic College and McMaster Contemporary Medical Acupuncture program in Hamilton, Ontario, and has been practicing acupuncture for 19 years. Upon graduation, he founded Hamilton Back Clinic and since then has become a private consultant to athletes in the NFL, CFL, and NHL. Over the past 15 years Anthony has given over 100,000 acupuncture treatments. In addition to practicing, Dr. Lombardi was also an instructor in the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program at McMaster University from 2004 to 2013. He developed his EXSTORE® system, which he currently teaches along with motor points and electro-acupuncture, to physicians and practitioners the world over. He regularly writes and contributes articles on motor points in the Canadian Chiropractic and Chiropractic Economics magazines. Dr. Lombardi’s library continues to grow, with some 60 webinars available covering a variety of MSK and pain conditions, as well as patient practice management topics. He holds live seminars throughout the U.S. and Canada.