Dr. PGA Golf Injuries Seminar:
How to Treat, Identify and Rehab Golf Injuries
12-hrs of approved Chiropractic Continuing Education
Golf Injuries Research, Golf Workout, Golf Posture, Foot Biomechanics, Golf Nutrition, Golf Rehab, Injury-Prevention Grip & Swing Tips, Golfer's Warm-Up, Common Swing Faults, Golf Examination
ABOUT THE DR.PGA SEMINAR
The Dr. PGA golf injuries seminar is the most comprehensive Golf Doctor Education available for Chiropractors. Learning how to treat golfers is mandatory in today's practice. The Dr.PGA Seminar is designed for doctors who don't know about golf and help them to bridge the gap between golf and golf injuries. This is a 12-hour CE course that puts doctors on an amazing golf journey of education. Attendees will learn and understand the biomechanics of the swing. In addition, It lays the groundwork for recommending injury prevention techniques to their patients about golf posture, nutrition, warm up, swing faults, peak performance, exercises and much more. The seminar consists of a combination of dynamic lectures, live demonstrations and interactive drills.
The DrPGA seminar specializing in equipping chiropractors with golf knowledge to position themselves as the “golf doctor” in their practices and communities. Treating golf injuries and helping golfers achieve peak performance.
Jan 12/13-- Las Vegas,
Jan 26-- Orlando -12hrs in one day
Feb 9/10--Las Vegas
Mar 9/10--Las Vegas
Apr 13/14-- Las Vegas
May 11/12-- Las Vegas
June 1/2--Las Vegas
July 6/7--Las Vegas
Aug 3/4--Las Vegas
Sept 7/8--Las Vegas
Oct 5/6--Las Vegas
Dec 7/8--Las Vegas
|Instructor||Dr. Raj Jackson, DC, PGA, TPI
Doctor of Chiropractic
PGA Golf Professional
TPI Golf Fitness Expert
|About the Instructor||Dr. Raj Jackson is a Chiropractor and PGA golf professional from Las Vegas, Nevada. Since 2014, he has been a Chiropractic Continuing Education provider in the United States about golf biomechanics and peak performance. His mission is to help others people play better golf with less pain and live a healthy pain free lifestyle.
Raj graduated from West Virginia University with a Biology degree and earned a Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University in Georgia.
He is a PGA golf professional who teaches golf on the PGA Tour and volunteers his time by helping his local chapter with administration of local competitive golf tournaments, junior golf programs, educational events and various grow the game opportunities provided by the Section.
Raj has been teaching golf since 2003 in country clubs, cruise ships and on the PGA Tour. He has taught at Riverview Country Club, Loch Haven Golf Club, Richmond Pines Country Club, Woodbridge Golf Links and four major cruises lines such as Carnival Cruises, Holland America Cruises, Celebrity Cruises and P&O Cruises.
He at taught on the PGA Tour at major events such as the Genesis Open, Northern Trust, The National, Houston Open, Waste Management Phoenix Open, LA Northern Trust Open, Valspar Championships, Arnold Palmer Bay Hill Invitational, AT&T Byron Nelson. Tiger Woods Foundation Quicken Loans and FedEx Cup at the Coca-Cola Tour Championship.
|Subject Breakdown||GOLF POSTURE -1hr
Discuss why posture is important for golfers
Describe the spinal angles used in the golf swing
Learn a spinal setup routine for perfect posture at address
GRIP INJURY PREVENTION -1hr.
Learn about common golf hand injuries
Describe common hand injury causes, symptoms & treatments
Learn a correct Grip technique for Injury Prevention
GOLFERS WARMUP -1hr.
Learn the performance benefits in golf from warming up
Identify common stretching myths and incorrect stretching methods
Review an stretching routine that can be used on-course & off-course
GOLF NUTRITION -1hr.
Describe energy requirement for playing golf
Understanding pre-game meals and on-course meals
Describe Food Plan for Competition/Play- Super 6 Strategy
FOOT BIOMECHANICS IN GOLF -1hr
Discuss how the golfers feet interact with the ground
Describe ground vertical forces, pressure shift, weight shift
Learn several types of common foot traces for golfers
COMMON SWING FAULTS -1hr.
Describe how a swing fault can increase your risk of injury
Learn the 12 most common swing faults in golf
Discuss how to identify each swing flaw and correction
COMMON GOLF INJURIES -1hr.
Identify common types of injuries sustained while golfing
Discuss key Golf Injury Statistics
Learn on-course golf injury prevention techniques
GOLF EXAM- 2hrs.
Overview of the Assessment Exam for Golfers
Describe exam tests that identify golf movement patterns problems
Link test results with specific swing fault
GOLF REHAB – 2hrs
Describe each type corrective exercises
Describe Frequency of exercises & patient protocols
Custom generated workout program for patients
GOLFERS WORKOUT -1hr.
Identify the golf specific core muscles
Learn the benefits from using a golf condition program
Describe the difference between pre-season and in-season workouts
|Format||In person - Live|
|Co-sponsor or Partner||NONE|