Spine Rehabilitation Specialists Join SpineUniverse Editorial Board

Wed, 06/07/2006
BOCA RATON, FL (June 9, 2006) -- SpineUniverse.com is pleased to welcome Vert Mooney, MD and Thomas E. (Ted) Dreisinger, PhD, FACSM to its prestigious editorial board of spine specialists.

Doctor Vert Mooney is Medical Director of U.S. Spine & Sport, an innovative rehabilitation center in San Diego, CA. Following retirement from academic practice in 1998, Dr. Mooney became involved in developing comprehensive musculoskeletal rehabilitation facilities. The parent company, Measurement Driven Rehabilitation Systems (MDRS) offers patient-centered, non-surgical care of musculoskeletal disorders. MDRS combines education, therapeutic programs, and physical training using MedX™ advanced exercise and spinal strengthening equipment. Dr. Mooney and his colleagues have published much research supporting the benefits and effectiveness of MedX™ to prevent and treat musculoskeletal disorders.

Doctor Thomas E. (Ted) Dreisinger is the Director of Research and Development for Dynamic Back & Neck Therapy. Dynamic is the only MedX™ rehab practice in Michigan meeting the standards of the National Institute of Spinal Rehabilitation (NISR). Dr. Dreisinger's background spans 30 years of clinical experience in rehabilitation, orthopaedics, and physical medicine. Further he has taught at the university level, presented scientific papers in the United States and abroad, and is past Chairman of the Board of Directors of the McKenzie Institute, USA. Currently, Dr. Dreisinger is Chair of the Research Committee of the McKenzie Institute International and Secretary for the American Back Society.

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