Archives: Testimonials

Testimonials for Sarah McGill ~ McGill Method Certified Practitioner

“After over two years of consistent lower back pain, diagnosed as piriformis syndrome, visits to the doctor and a physiotherapist I finally decided I had to do something different. The final catalyst was while at the gym, I was unable to do a relatively benign leg lift, without excruciating pain in my lower back. I […]

JP Price, Powerlifter and World Record Setter

I reached out to Professor McGill when I had been injured over a year with daily pain, no answers, and many experiments done on my body at the local hospital that turned into more pain and more questions.  I thought my life as an athlete was over forever.  With Prof. McGill’s guidance I was helped […]

Testimonials for Daniel Hudon

Having a severe lower back pain I looked for a specialist who is familiar with Stuart McGill’s approach. I was lucky to find Dr. Hudon clinic close to Montreal. The assessment took 4 hours, which was equivalent to 8 normal physiotherapist visits. I left Dr. Hudon office with clear understanding and written instructions on how […]

Testimonials for Andy Marlow ~ McGill Method Certified Practitioner

“For the first time in almost 7 years I am back pain free and feel confident that I am doing the “right” workout. Andy has tremendous knowledge about the human body and especially the spine. I always thought I could do it myself but working with Andy showed me all the subtle mistakes I did […]

Cylina Meredith – Body builder

After my back injury, I didn’t think I would ever be able to compete again. But because of Professor McGill and his guidance to rebuild training capacity, I am back. Thank you from the bottom of my heart! ~ C Meredith, Body builder

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

“I have been dealing with chronic back pain for the last eight years. I’ve seen countless clinicians, physios, chiros and massage therapists. I have had IMS, Prolo injections and PRP injections. Some treatments gave me short lived relief but never lasting. During my search I ordered the Back Mechanic. After I finished the book I […]

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 […]