A Spotlight on Foot and Ankle Biomechanics

2018-06-04T02:20:51+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Notes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A few weeks back during the second module of P-DTR Chicago Intermediate, students took an in depth look at foot and ankle biomechanics. This included everything from osteology to major ligamentous and tendinous structures to common pathologies. Honing in on important signs and symptoms to guide you to assess for dysfunction [...]

Lateral Line Dysfunctions

2018-01-05T01:52:55+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Notes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Lateral line dysfunctions? Don't forget to assess the calcaneocuboid joint. Integral to the force on the calcaneocuboid joint is the peroneus longus. This muscle courses behind the lateral malleolus and around the cuboid under the foot before finally inserting into the lateral aspect of the base of the first metatarsal and [...]

Plantar Fasciitis

2017-12-17T08:14:23+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Case Studies, P-DTR® Notes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In P-DTR we often talk about fixing the 'software' of the body. Hardware problems include more structural issues such as tears, fractures, arthritis, bursitis, etc. One of the most common questions I get asked by clients is if or how I can help them if they have hardware issue XYZ going [...]