The Twelfth Thoracic Vertebra

To keep this next group of Marion Clark posts more in line with Osteopathic scholarship I will generally refer to thoracic vertebrae as dorsal vertebrae (we have to keep the language of Osteopathy alive!). That being said, it is now time to take a look at the twelfth dorsal segment. Continue reading


The First Lumbar Vertebra

It has been a while since I had the chance to delve in to Marion Clark so I have to get back to work and keep digging! Following my previous path I am now going to examine what Clark has to say about the first lumbar segment. As usual, I will start with some relevant anatomy. Continue reading

Spot The Lesion 2

Time for the second installment of “Spot The Lesion”! This time we will take a look at the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt. Usain has a history of back problems and has had quite a bit of therapy to deal with it. Let us turn our Osteopathic lens on Mr. Bolt and see what we come up with! Continue reading