On Line Training
Basic and Intermediate Golf Injury
Seminars are avaliable now!
Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Training
This comprehensive on-line course offers important information
on the diagnosis and treatment of golf injuries. Dr. Blanchard
has combined his unique practitioner expertise (26 years in
private practice) with his actual play experience as a competitive
golf professional (career low round of 62) to offer students
a more complete understanding of taking care of patients who
play golf. The course includes excerpts from Dr. Blanchard’s
textbook, The Physician’s Golf Injury Desk Reference and
has been designed to help students link swing mechanics to injuries
in an effort to help identify if a patient is at risk of injury
before they even hit a golf ball. The following topics are covered
The Anatomy of a Golf Injury: There
area reported 20 million golf injuries every year! Learn the
mechanism behind the most common golf injuries and learn how
you can educate your patients to play injury-free.
There are 14 areas of the body that require golf-specific conditioning.
You will need to know the areas, know how each area relates
to the golf swing, know how to examine the area and know how
to treatment protocols should you patient fail any part of the
avoid injury, golf requires specific balance and stability that
is directly related to the patient’s posture. You will
learn how to identify postural instability and the treatment/
correction protocols for posture that is golf-specific.
Most patients who become injured playing golf have put themselves
at risk of injury based on how they repeatedly swing the club
around their body. They are out of position. You will learn
to identify the correct positions and if your patient’s
are at risk of injury before they ever hit the ball.
Barriers to Performance: There are
4 categories of performance barriers. You will be taught how
to help your patient’s identify their barriers. You will
learn the treatment and training protocols that will give your
patients the opportunity to take their game to the next level.
Strength and Power: Everyone who
plays golf would like to hit the ball further. To hit the ball
further requires your patients to generate more club head speed.
You will learn Dr. Blanchard’s 7-point plan for generating
more club head speed to hit longer more powerful golf shots.
Case Studies: There are numerous
case studies designed to challenge your growing expertise using
everything you have learned from the combined courses.
The material is presented in a concise and clear manner with
over 200 photos, illustrations, 60 different Quick Time Movies
as visual aids and audio voice-overs from the author.