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Back to the Basics- ISSAPT Educational Event
ISSA PHYSICAL THERAPY, October 29th, 2015 at 22:30


Back to the Basics:

Understanding and Preventing Low Back Pain

Back pain is the leading cause of disability in Americans. It affects 60-80% of our population and is the second most common reason why people visit their doctor. In fact, each year 13 million people go to the doctor with complaints of back pain. However, utilizing good body mechanics, good sitting posture and maintaining strength of the low back muscles can be prevent most back pain.

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”  - Benjamin Franklin

Presented by: Erika Mesenbourg, PT, DPT, COMT

Thursday, October 29, 2015

6:30 pm-8:00 pm

6010 Executive Blvd. Suite 704
North Bethesda, MD 20852


This presentation will include:

  • General Anatomy of the Spine
  • Most common causes of low back pain
  • Proper vs Improper Body Mechanics with lifting
  • Best sitting and sleeping postures to prevent back pain
  • Treatment for low back pain
  • How PT can resolve low back pain
  • Open Q&A discussion with PT

Please RSVP at 301-231-0095, info@issapt.com or on our Facebook Page

Check out Dr. Tamer Issa's book, Freedom From Neck & Back Pain- Learn to Live an Active Life Without Fear of Pain