Memorial Healthcare System - MT3 Lumbar Spine, Pelvis and Lower Extremity

09 Apr 2022 - 10 Apr 2022

MT3: Lumbar Spine, Pelvis and Lower Extremity

This is a current method of diagnostic tissue differentiation and treatment progressions of the lower quarter to include the lumbar spine, SI joint, pelvis, and lower extremity dysfunctions relevant to sports and orthopedics. Upon completion of MT-3 participants will be able to:

• Describe the basic anatomy, biomechanics, and pathology of the lumbar spine, pelvis and SI joints, and lower extremity joints.

• Evaluate the lumbar spine, pelvis, and SI joints and lower extremities with an introduction to soft tissue treatments, joint mobilization/manipulation treatments, and dosed exercise progressions.

• Describe the optimal stimuli for neuro-musculoskeletal repair.

• Understand the dysfunctions related to regional interdependence of these areas

Course Details

Registration Open (UTC): 2022-01-01 (08:00 AM)

Start Date (UTC): 2022-04-09 (08:00 AM)

End Date (UTC): 2022-04-10 (08:00 PM)

Course Fee: $499

Faculty Details

Dan Washeck

Faculty (PT, OCS, FAAOMPT)


Dan has been working in orthopedic physical therapy with a manual therapy emphasis for nearly 20 years. He graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1998 and completed 4 years of Post-Graduate training including Residency, Fellowship, Ph.D. training program in orthopedic manual therapy from the Ola Grimsby Institute (OGI) in 2003. After Post-Graduate training, he completed an additional year of Instructor apprenticeship. He became an instructor for the OGI in 2005 and the lead Residency instructor for Seattle in 2011/2012 and St. Louis from 2013 – present.  Dan also completed a 1-year (S.T.E.P) Therapeutic Exercise Residency in 2007. He is an Orthopedic Certified Specialist from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists. He has authored several chapters in the book series Science, Theory and Clinical Application in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy and has taught Manual Therapy seminars both nationally and internationally over the past decade. He is currently on the board of directors, board of examiners, and the Residency Director for the OGI. He owns and operates Winghaven Manual Physical Therapy, an outpatient manual therapy clinic and full-time teaching clinic for post-graduate Residency and Fellowship students for the OGI.