Dr. PGA Golf Seminar: Golf Peak Performance & Injury Prevention for Chiropractors
Golf Peak Performance & Injury Prevention for Chiropractors
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 11/12-- Las Vegas
Feb 1/2--Las Vegas
Mar 21/22--Las Vegas
Apr 25/26-- Las Vegas
May 9/10-- Las Vegas
May 30/31--Las Vegas
June 13/14--Las Vegas
July 18/19--Las Vegas
Aug 1/2--Las Vegas
Aug 22/23--Las Vegas
Sept 12/13--Las Vegas
Oct 3/4--Las Vegas
Oct 23/24--Las Vegas
Nov 7/8--”Las Vegas
Dec 12/13--Las Vegas
Dec 26/27--Las Vegas
|Instructor||Dr. Raj Jackson, DC, PGA, USPTA, TPI|
|About the Instructor||Dr. Raj Jackson, DC, PGA is a Doctor of Chiropractic and PGA golf professional from Las Vegas, Nevada.
He graduated from West Virginia University with a Biology degree and earned a Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life University in Georgia.
He is one of the most qualified golf chiropractors in the world. He has been teaching golf chiropractic continuing education in the US since 2014 and has been teaching golf on the PGA Tour since 2015.
Raj is a board-certified chiropractor that maintains an active chiropractic license in good standing in both California and Nevada. Since 2014, he has been a Chiropractic Continuing Education provider in the United States on golf biomechanics and injury prevention. He offers a 12hr Chiropractic Continuing Education courses about golf injury prevention and peak performance for doctors called the “Dr. PGA” golf seminars.
Dr. Jackson is combining golf & chiropractic to produce an unparalleled perspective to help educate doctors on golf injuries & peak performance. He is the creator of the Dr PGA Golf Doctor certification seminars for chiropractors and bringing together the best knowledge in health, golf & fitness for the benefit of chiropractic continuing education.
He spent the first half of his career as a chiropractor and the second half as a PGA Golf Professional. Currently, Raj teaches golf on the PGA Tour since 2015-2020. He at taught on the PGA Tour at major events such as the PGA Championships, Genesis Open, Northern Trust, The National, Houston Open, Charles Schwab Challenge, 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.
Previously, he has served as the PGA Teaching Professional 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.|
|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
HAND/GRIP INJURY PREVENTION -1hr.
Learn about common golf hand injuries
Describe common hand injury causes
Learn the correct grip technique
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 used in playing golf
Understanding pre-game meals and on-course meals
Describe Food Plan for Competition
FOOT BIOMECHANICS IN GOLF -1hr
Discuss how the golfers feet interact with the ground
Describe ground vertical forces, pressure shift, weight shift
Learn common foot traces
COMMON SWING FAULTS -1hr.
Describe how a swing fault can increase your risk of injury
Learn the most common swing faults in golf
Discuss how to identify each swing flaw
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 the 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
GOLFERS WORKOUT -1hr.
Identify the key golf muscles
Learn the benefits from using a golf condition program
Describe the difference between pre-season and in-season workouts
Learn golf specific workout|
|Format||In person - Live|
|Co-sponsor or Partner||None|