Stuart McGill

Stuart McGill is a retired professor of spine biomechanics at the University of Waterloo who directed the Spine Biomechanics Lab and specializes in back pain research. He’s an author, consultant and is a regular speaker at major conferences who also contributes to various textbooks and journals. His advice is often sought by governments, corporations, legal experts and elite athletes and teams from around the world. Difficult back cases are regularly referred to him for consultation. He is one of the world’s best low-back injury prevention, rehabilitation and performance specialists.



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