Bill founded Olympic Sports & Spine Rehabilitation (OSSR) in 1984. He has been actively involved in the profession of physical therapy since 1972. He is a nationally recognized subject matter expert in the conservative management of pelvic and spinal disorders. He is semi-retired working part time with OSSR and part of the year as an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He is also a member of the Advisory Faculty and a lead examiner for the North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT).
Bill has published extensively in the area of evaluation and conservative management of cervical and lumbar spine problems.
Bill is the recipient of the following awards:
2003 - John Mennell Service Award from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists
2008 - Award for Clinical Excellence from the Physical Therapy Association of Washington (PTWA)
2009 - Became the first Life Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists
2010 - Lucy Blair Service Award from the American Physical Therapy Association
2014 - Stanley Paris Distinguished Service Award (https://twitter.com/MedBridgeEd/status/431485600122671104)
Dr.O'Grady retired from the U.S. Army as a full colonel after 38 years of combined active and reserve service.
His specialties include:
Orthopedic physical therapy
Sports physical therapy
Spinal stability disorders
Pelvic and spinal disorders
Bill is an avid sports fan and USC supporter. He thoroughly enjoys golf, semi-retirement and his first grandchild.
Bill O'Grady teaches you the skills for thrust joint manipulation of the cervical spine. He will review the current best evidence for the implementation of… read more