September 9, 2022

Superior Gluteal Nerve (SGN)

Superior Gluteal Nerve (SGN) entrapment syndrome occurs when injuryor lesion occurs to the nerve as it leaves the suprapiriform foramen and its fibers travel parallel to the piriformis muscle. Injury to the SGN is likely the most common local nerve injury, impairment or lesion resulting in pain or paresis of the piriformis muscle, rivalling sciatic nerve entrapment for commonality. The purpose of this article is to highlight the importance of superior gluteal nerve (SGN) entrapment as a cause of non-discogenic gluteal pain as it exits the extra-pelvic foramen. Common complaints from superior gluteal nerve entrapment syndrome includes weakness of the […]
March 22, 2022


We are responding to course feedback and increasing the amount of the hands-on practical time in our in-person courses. To make room for that, we are moving the didactic portion of the courses to an online, self-study format. THE ONLINE COURSE WORK WILL BE A PRE-REQUISITE TO ATTENDANCE AT THE IN-PERSON PRACTICAL COURSES. At this time, we don’t have that online material available quite yet. Please bear with us as we create the online content. Make sure to get on our contact list so that we can let you know as soon as that material is available. If you want […]
August 7, 2021

The Inaugural Event!!

On October 23-24, 2021 in LA, we will be holding our inaugural event. THIS EVENT IS INVITATION ONLY If you’d like to learn more about this event, please contact Dr. Snell at drsnell@drphillipsnell.com or Dr. Dean at drjustindean@gmail.com.