Brent Anderson, PT, PhD, OCS, PMA®-CPT, President and CEO of Polestar Pilates Education and Polestar Pilates Center, is a licensed Physical Therapist and Orthopedic Certified Specialist. Brent is a leading authority in performing arts medicine, Pilates for rehabilitation, and pain management through movement and spine health. He lectures widely at national and international symposia and consults with physical therapy companies, universities, and other educational bodies throughout the world. In addition, he owns and operates one of the most comprehensive Pilates conditioning and physical therapy centers, that has become a model for many other Pilates studios worldwide. Brent is the founder of Polestar Pilates Education, which currently operates in more than 40 countries and 12 languages. Brent was involved in the development of the PMA Certification Program, the exam, and served on the Certification Commission.
Dr. Anderson will provide participants with an up-to-date review of the latest research investigating the difference between core control and movement based exercises for low back pain. What do we really think happens when a client with low back pain participates in our Pilates classes and gets better? Is it the core control exercises or […]