Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Lumbar Region

Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Lumbar Region

by Sheldon C. Yao, DO

In this course, students will learn more about osteopathic diagnosis of the lumbar region.
Furthermore, you will develop a deep understanding into how somatic dysfunction diagnoses are made, and be taught the correct nomenclature.

Course Details

  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:30 h
  • Quiz questions 17
  • Articles 0


Your Educators of course Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Lumbar Region

 Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon C. Yao, DO

Sheldon Yao received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at NYIT's College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) in 2002, where he is currently a full professor and serves as Chair of the Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) department. He completed his internship and family practice residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, N.Y., and afterwards completed a one-year fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine-Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM/OMM) at North Shore-LIJ Plainview Hospital (N.Y.). He is dual-board certified in family medicine/osteopathic manipulative treatment and NMM/OMM and was conferred fellowship in the American Academy of Osteopathy (FAAO) in 2019.
He actively participates in teaching medical students in the classroom and in clinical settings, which students have acknowledged through teaching awards since 2010. Yao is passionate about the osteopathic profession and stresses evidence-based medicine when teaching his students.

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By Thor B. on 05. June 2018 for Osteopathic Diagnosis of the Lumbar Region

Very quick and consice. Hoping to see more about different body regions.