Gong Fu Sports Medicine: Treating the Neck and Shoulder with Tom Bisio
Learn Tom’s unique approach to treatment with multi-modalities including acupuncture, tui na, cupping, guasha and external application of herbs.
This class focuses on treating Sports Injuries and Orthopedic Conditions of the Neck and Shoulder with a multi-modality approach, which includes Tui Na, acupuncture protocols, point prescriptions, and needling techniques. Students will also learn to appropriately use herbs externally (gaos, liniments etc) as well as internal herb formulas that treat the Neck and Shoulder. Finally, specific rehabilitative Qi Gong exercises conditions of the Head and Neck will be demonstrated and practiced, so that students are able to teach the exercises to patients.
This 2-day weekend intensive combines lecture, demonstration and practice. Clinical efficacy and combining different modalities to effect maximum results will be emphasized throughout the class. Our goal is for you to walk into your clinic Monday morning and effectively use these techniques and principles.
Treating the Neck and Shoulder is part of our Advanced Gong Fu Sports Medicine Series. These advanced courses focus on practical treatment of injuries and orthopedic conditions using Tui Na, Acupuncture, Moxibustion and related techniques, Internal and External Herbal Therapy, and Rehabilitative Qi Gong Exercises.