Archives: Testimonials

Chris Williamson – Modern Wisdom Podcast

After a year of dealing with intermittent lower back pain, instability & weakness I made the pilgrimage from Newcastle, UK to Canada to see Dr McGill. The simplicity of the Back Mechanic process and Stu’s no nonsense approach is precisely what I needed. I’m back training, lifting & enjoying life pain free. Forever indebted. Thank […]

Jordan Kilganon – professional basketball dunker

Stuart McGill is one of the most influential people I’ve ever met when it comes to my training. I still use and teach his methods years after learning them. Thanks to his teachings I went from disabling back pain to max effort and still have had zero issues with my back. This is amazing considering […]

Testimonials for Keith Isabey

“Before I met Keith I was in excruciating pain. I couldn’t walk, sit or lay down without having acute nerve and back pain. I saw my doctor, massage therapist, physio therapist and chiropractor. No one seemed to be able to help. I was reaching a dark place emotionally and physically. Someone mentioned Back Mechanic by […]

Testimonials for Dr. Clayton Skaggs

“It’s been a long while since I’ve had not just hope, but results. Experiencing is believing, and CIHP + Stuart McGill are the ones who have gifted me both and are guiding me back into the fullness of my life.” -Tyler Friedrich, Nebraska —————————— “I was a life long amateur athlete who never really trained. […]

John Moulder-Brown, Pro Ski racer

As a professional alpine ski-racer, and my back took some big knocks. Then I began to suffer from lower back pain when studying to become a psychologist. Sitting for hours at a time my pain increased despite following guidance from highly regarded back specialists in London, England. I was afraid I may need surgery, as […]

Testimonials for Dr. Jim George

“I am a 38-year-old husband, father, and physical therapist assistant at a hospital in Miami. Finding the Back Mechanic book and the McGill Method has had a profound effect on my life. CIHP in St. Louis, Missouri stood out for many reasons but mainly because there were not one but two Master Clinicians under the […]

Testimonials for Jay Kiss McGill Method Certified Practitioner

“Jay Kiss provided treatment for me when I was having problems with my lower back. As a very active person and unable to move without pain, I became very depressed. Jay gave me a thorough assessment, treated the injury and then taught me how to move pain-free. He fine tuned my exercise regime so I […]

Testimonials for Samuel Brown Mcgill Method Certified Practitioner

“I am happy to report that as of this last visit the surgeon conceded that I have indeed completely avoided surgery. He no longer thinks surgery is the answer for me and told me to “keep doing what you are doing.” Despite this being a workers compensation situation he said to me that he did […]

Testimonials for Marc Luko

“You will find professionalism at the core of every feature within Optimal Performance & Reconditioning. From the outset of my initial consultation, in each session, and throughout the evolution of my therapy, Marc provided a tailored program specific to my needs. This is not a cookie-cutter physical therapy business. Marc demonstrated an attention to detail […]

Testimonials for Natalie Sidorkewicz

“I had seen just about everyone within a 50 km radius for my back injury with no results over the course of 8 months. As a firefighter and someone who lives an active lifestyle, my backpain was debilitating physically and mentally. I was in a pretty bad place before I finally stumbled across Backfitpro online […]

Patrick Pitlik, Professional fighter

“Being an athlete in 3 professional combat sports I have a long injury history but a back injury in 2016 was the worst. I saw many different physiotherapists and chiropractors. I did everything except rest. The minds a powerful tool and although I was in pain I managed to compete and continuously win even though […]