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Shoulder internal rotation

Mckenzie Method - Neck and Shoulder Pain - Chiropractor

Internal Rotation is one of the most commonly relieving movements for people with shoulder pain that gives them difficulty reaching overhead or behind their back to get dressed.  As a chiropractor, it is also important to evaluate the spine any time their is pain coming into the shoulder, particularly if you are able to reach behind your back without difficulty.  However, when pain in the shoulder is paired with difficulty reaching overhead and behind your back, this Mckenzie method end range loading protocol can be very effective.  Check out the video to learn more about how to perform Repeated end range loading of the shoulder joint.

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Dr. Todd Peterson, DC, Cert MDT. Dr. Todd Peterson Dr. Todd Peterson is a chiropractor and certified provider for Mechanical Diagnosis & Therapy (MDT, aka the McKenzie Method). Dr. Peterson played football at the University of Nebraska, where he was a 4 year letter winner and Academic All American. He briefly played professional football in 2009 before returning to Chiropractic School in 2010. He earned his doctor of chiropractic (DC) degree from National University of Health Sciences in 2013, graduating with Magna Cum Laude honors.

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