Friday, April 8, 2011
10:30 am - 12 pm; 2– 3:30 pm (repeated)
Recommended for: Entire Dental Team
1.5 CE Credits
Achieving Proper Posture and Preventing Injuries Through Flexibility
Our nation is undergoing an alarming and rapid increase in musculoskeletal problems in the form of back pain, head and neck pain, hip replacements, shoulder surgeries, carpel tunnel, ad infinitum. These problems actually affect dentist even more so.
Roger Fredericks, one of the country’s premier experts on Flexibility and Posture, will share how to prevent and rehab injuries through utilizing basic postural-flexibility exercises. A very high percentage of people in the dental industry are forced to retire early due to musculeo-skeletal problems due to the awkward, stooped-over and rotated positions that dentists spend a great deal of their lives in. Roger will explain why many physical therapy and flexibility programs don’t address the basic needs to restore a person’s body back to posture and achieving a pain free life. Roger will also explain that the site of pain is seldom the source of pain and what you can do to prolong your career—and health for a lifetime.
Roger Fredericks is a world-renown pioneer in the golf and fitness world. Among his thousands of students are 60 Pro Tour Players, 7 Hall of Famers, including the Big Three—Arnold Palmer, Gary Player and Jack Nicklaus. His methodology is achieving proper posture, as a balanced body is the key to attaining a pain free life. Roger educates people on how the modern lifestyle compromises the basic structure of the body, how dentists in particular are being affected, and what people need to do to restore their bodies to its’ natural design. His Infomercial, “Roger Fredericks Reveals the Secrets to Golf Swing Flexibility” featuring Arnold Palmer and Gary Player, has been the #1 selling DVD in the golf industry over the last 3 years. His book, “Roger Fredericks Reveals the Secrets of Golf Instruction and Flexibility” has achieved national acclaim.
Roger offers his Programs at La Costa Resort & Spa, in Carlsbad, California.