Thumb Pain

2018-03-06T01:20:15+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

This morning I saw a new client who had been diagnosed with mild trigger thumb and was experiencing significant pain at work while typing and doing computer work. She had previously received a steroid injection for the same issue in September of last year which helped to manage the discomfort, but [...]

Low Back Stiffness

2018-02-18T23:56:39+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Nondescript lower back pain is probably one of the most common complaints clients come in with. Such was the case this morning with a high powered businessman. While he had no pain to report, he had been suffering on and off from chronic tightness throughout his lower back. Upon testing him, [...]

Forearm Pain

2018-02-18T23:40:29+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Bilateral forearm pain due to digestive dysfunction? Perhaps not the first thing that might come to mind but last night that was exactly the ticket. This particular client had recently experienced a nasty bout of illness that lasted the better part of three weeks. While she was finally healthy again, she [...]

Bodybuilding and Muscular Development

2018-01-05T02:09:39+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , |

This past week I worked on a professional bodybuilder complaining of muscular strain and under development of his left pec. Upon observation I noted that his pec was both significantly smaller than the right as well as extremely high tone. To his surprise, rather that finding that his left pec was [...]

Shoulder Abduction

2018-01-05T02:02:10+00:00By |Categories: P-DTR® Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Abduction is arguably one of the most intricate movements of the shoulder complex. With coordination between humeral glide, scapular movement, and clavicular rotation, not to mention the numerous muscles and ligaments stressed in turn, there are plenty of opportunities for this movement to go wrong. A few weeks back I had [...]