If you love golf but find yourself in pain throughout the round and maybe even the following day, you, like many other golfers are probably having golf related lower back pain. According to a study, approximately 50-55% of documented injuries from golf involve the lower back.
GOLF RELATED LOWER BACK PAIN
Many of today’s golfers frequently play with back pain and even professional’s struggle maintaining their low back health. As the game’s popularity continues to increase, so too will the instances of golf related low back pain. DO NOT become one of the statistics! We will show you how!
Why is the game so hard on the back? How does your back over compensate? How is Golf hard on the body?
Golf requires a certain freedom in the hiops, ankles, back and shoulders. When there is a lack of mobility, the spine starts to work overtime to compensate for weak areas or injuries. A golfer will feel the following symptoms:
- Sprained / Strained muscles in the lower back area
- Torn or ruptured disc
- Degenerative Arthritis
- Stress Fractures
CHIROPRACTIC GOLF ANALYSIS
Tannenbaum Chiropractic offers a Full Chiropractic Golf Analysis for our Santa Monica, Brentwood and Beverly Hills golf aficionados. This includes a consultation about which areas are painful and/or any roadblocks you are presently struggling with on the links. This evaluation is then proceeded by an actual live swing analysis on the range. We leave no stone left unturned! Through chiropractic analysis. Dr. Fraser can treat the problem areas then develop a treatment program to restore strength and mobility to your body giving you that stronger, more fluidic swing!
DR. JOHN FRASER
Dr. John Fraser has been involved in sports throughout his life and now focuses his efforts on fixing others through all that he has learned and based on his own experiences with injuries and healing. He brings an all-encompassing treatment effort to get you out of acute pain, changing faulty movement patterns through structural and neuromuscular correction then bringing the treatment full circle in re-teaching new and improved movement patterns. This process was designed with the ultimate goal of getting you back to your favorite activities and keeping you there!
PREVENTING GOLF RELATED BACK PAIN
One of the best things you can do to prevent lower back pain injury while playing golf is to develop a strength and mobility strategy with your chiropractor. There is a reason that the world’s top golf professionals love their chiropractor. Your swing requires that your hips and spine have a nice balance of strength and mobility so that the body is not its own worst enemy.
At Tannenbaum Chiropractic we work with professional and amateur golfers to develop both short-term and long term solutions to treat lower back or any other type of swing inhibiting pain to improve the health of their game.
MENS HEALTH MONTH / FATHER’S DAY SPECIAL
Now through August 30, 2017 we are offering a $99 Chiropractic Golf Analysis. This includes a consult to discuss your specific areas of concern, full exam plus x-rays. This package also includes the specialized 30-minute live swing analysis and instruction of how to best utilize this new-found potential for increased swing speeds and improved swing plane. *Terms and conditions apply, call our front desk for more information.