The book is titled “Manual Osteopathy Techniques: Lumbar”. It is a compendium of different osteopathic techniques such as osteo-articular joint mobilization, soft tissue therapy, muscle energy technique, etc as it relates to the lumbar spine.
Dr Pourgol is in the process of authoring more manual osteopathy technique books; which hopefully will be completed soon. These books will be published by National Academy of Osteopathy Printing House. National Academy of Osteopathy teaches manual osteopathy in 33 cities across 19 countries and is the largest manual osteopathy college in the world. It offers manual osteopathy education leading to a diploma in osteopathic manual practice (DO(MP)).
Dr Pourgol is deeply in love with osteopathy profession and his main goal is to expand it internationally so everyone; in any corner of the world could have access to this amazing & fascinating method of health care.
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National Academy of Osteopathy offers Canada's only 4 months full time and 9 months part time manual osteopathy program. NAO is fully accreditted and its graduates are permitted to sit for exams administered by Canadian Manual Osteopathy Examining Board.