Heel Strike Running – Should I Change My Stride? (2018 Guide)

By: Dr. Marc Robinson, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT A Physical Therapist’s Perspective on Heel-Strike vs. Forefoot Strike Running What is your foot strike pattern while running? Should you run with a forefoot strike or a heel strike pattern? In this article, I’ll be discussing the research on foot strike patterns to answer those frequency asked…

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Trochanteric Bursitis – Is Your Lower Back the Real Issue?

By: Dr. Marc Robinson, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT Do you really have Trochanteric Bursitis or is there another source of your hip pain? Guess how many clients I have seen with Trochanteric Bursitis in the last four years? Answer: 2 out of 100 I have seen two true cases of trochanteric bursitis out of 100…

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Does Bad Posture Cause Lower Back Pain?

By: Dr. Marc Robinson, PT, DPT, Cert. MD Do you feel like you have bad posture? Do you feel imbalanced and notice that one hip sits higher than the other? It’s normal for us to feel “off” and “out of place” sometimes. But does poor posture cause pain? The research does not show a strong…

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