Our very own Masha Katz speaks on Schroth at COC Scoliosis Conference

Masha Katz was invited to speak at the first Scoliosis Conference at CHLA (children’s hospital of Los Angeles) on conservative management/treatment of scoliosis. Masha presented with a colleague on Schroth – see below for more information about the conference.  Also, see Masha pictured with Dr David Skaggs – the head of the Orthopedics Department and a World Renown Expert/Surgeon for Scoliosis.

Conservative Treatment of Childhood Scoliosis Conference

Dr. Skaggs and Masha Katz

Dr. Skaggs and Masha Katz

Designed for providers who are treating patients with scoliosis and would like to assess the risks vs. benefits of surgical treatments and non-operative treatments.  Physicians, physical therapists, physician assistants and nurses are strongly encouraged to attend.

Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, 8 a.m. – noon
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Children’s Orthopedic Center
The Saban Research Building Auditorium
4650 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027

Discussion: What Schroth Is and Why We Use It
Lindsay Blaauw, PT, and Masha Katz, PT
Physical Therapists

Masha Katz is highly experienced in traditional physical therapy techniques and has specialized expertise in a variety of areas including Pediatrics, Developmental Physical Therapy, Postural Restoration, Manual Therapy, Counterstrain, Schroth based Scoliosis Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine, Vestibular Rehabilitation and more.

In Valley Village / North Hollywood, CA & Woodland Hills, CA, contact BrightSTAR PT, certified in Schroth Treatment at 818-343-3900 to learn more about the Schroth Method of Physical Therapy.  We are conveniently located near the 101 & 170 freeways, respectively, and have patients visit from all over the valley — not just Woodland Hills & Valley Village — including North Hollywood, Van Nuys, Studio City, Encino, Woodland Hills, West Hills, Canoga Park & Calabasas.

Use the form below to check on dates for the next BrightStar Schroth Boot Camp — get signed up today.

Schroth Boot Camp Intake Form

Check all that apply:I've used a braceI've had surgeryI've tried ScrothI currently use a braceI've tried physical therapy



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