Episode 44-Lumbar Spine Basics with Paul Marquis PT

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    Today in Episode 44-Lumbar Spine Basics I break down the lumbar spine just to get started. I’ll talk about: The lumbar disc Vertebral body size Lumbar facet orientation Vertebral foramen Central cord canal Transverse Abdominus muscles and multifidus muscles Effects of flexion and extension on the lumbar spine. Be sure to follow us on…

Episode 43-Pointers for new grads in the healthcare field looking for a good job!

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    Are you wondering what employers are looking for in an employee? Nervous about going to an interview for your first job? Learn some of the tips and pearls from years of experience regarding starting a new job in the healthcare field. In  Episode 43-Pointers for new grads in the healthcare field looking for a good job!…

Episode 42-Chronic Neck Pain-A very real and very treatable problem!

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  ]   In today’s episode, Chronic Neck Pain-A very real and very treatable problem I talk about the following: Causes of chronic neck pain. Physiology behind chronic neck pain. The rationale behind an active vs. passive approach. Keys to recovery. Review of my favorite exercises for chronic neck pain. Be sure to follow us on…

Episode 41-Crepitus! Snap,Crackle and Pop!

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  In today’s Episode 41-Crepitus! Snap,Crackle and Pop I talk a bit about what crepitus is and when you should worry about it. I’ll talk about inflammation, structural deformity, joint surfaces, joint position, weakness and much more! Want to get my weekly podcasts as soon as they come out? Click here to sign up: Ortho Eval Pal…

Episode 40-Unilateral Pes Planus-What is it and what can it cause?

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     Today I talk about Unilateral Pes Planus, causes of pes planus and what walking on a pes planus foot can present like. I will bring up how callus patterns and hallux valgus are signs of a pes planus foot and the incidence of plantar fasciitis on the side of a long leg. Finally, I…