John Gibbons is a registered Osteopath, Lecturer and Author and is discussing how to assess the Quadratus Lumborum muscle and pain to the lumbar spine, disc pathology, SIJ pain. He then demonstrates how to apply Kinesiology Tape to this area and amazingly the tape can help reduce pain to the shoulder, neck, arm, lower back hip and thoracic spine, the tape can even reduce headaches by changing posture. Some of these techniques are taught on the Kinesiology Taping course at the University of Oxford.
John is also the Author of the highly successful book and Amazon No 1 best seller called ‘Muscle Energy Techniques, a practical guide for physical therapists’. John has also written 4 more books, one is called ‘A Practical Guide to Kinesiology Taping’ and comes with a complimentary DVD. The other books are called; ‘Vital Glutes, connecting the gait cycle to pain and dysfunction’ and ‘Functional Anatomy of the Pelvis and SI joint’ and ‘The Vital Shoulder Complex’, an illustrated guide to assessment, treatment and rehabilitation.
John has finished writing his 7th book on the Vital Nerves and will be published early 2020.
All the books are available to buy now through his website or from Amazon
John now offers Advanced Training in all aspects of Sports Medicine to already qualified therapists in manual therapy to ‘Diploma’ Level. You need to have attended all of his ten individual Therapy Courses before the diploma is awarded. His venue is based at the idylic venue of Oxford University, home of the first four-minute mile by Roger Bannister