Anatomy

Anatomy and biomechanics relevant to sports massage

Sports Massage

Working with athletes or active clients

Reviews

My personal reviews of products and services

Research

Research articles regarding massage therapy and sports massage

Orthopedic Assessment

Tips for finding the root cause of the injury

Home » Archive by Tags

Articles tagged with: orthopedic massage

A Simple Shoulder Assessment
June 1, 2009 – 10:04 am | Comments Off
A Simple Shoulder Assessment

I’d like to share with you a simple technique to assess if the scapular movement is to blame in a painful shoulder.
Let’s say you have a client who comes in for a sports massage complaining …

Share
Levator Scapula and Shoulder Impingement
March 10, 2009 – 5:52 am | Comments Off
Levator Scapula and Shoulder Impingement

When a client comes in with a diagnosis of shoulder impingement, it really just labels an injury.   That is, a soft-tissue structure (tendon or bursa) is being compressed between two unyielding structures (bones or ligament).  …

Share