Dr. Craig Liebenson

Dr. Liebenson is the Director of L.A. Sports & Spine, a state of the art pain management, rehabilitation & performance enhancement center providing one on one musculoskeletal care. In addition, he is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Chiropractic, Division of Health Sciences at Murdoch University, Perth, Australia, and consultant for the Anglo-European Chiropractic College M.Sc. programs in Chiropractic Rehabilitation. The first-ever Chiropractic member of the McKenzie Institute (U.S.) Board of Directors he serves on the editorial boards of numerous journals, including the Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation; the PM&R Journal of Injury, Function, and Rehabilitation; the Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies; and the Journal of Manual Therapy.

Dr. Liebenson is the first health care provider in California to receive a Certification of Recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) on Achievement of Recognition for Delivery of Quality Back Pain Care. He is actively engaged in ongoing research on the spinal stabilization system as a Visiting Scholar at Pr. Stuart McGill’s Spine Biomechanics Laboratory at the University of Waterloo. He began studying with both Dr. Karel Lewit and Pr Vladimir Janda beginning in 1987 and has been regularly hosting Pavel Kolar’s programs for more than a decade.

Dr. Liebenson publishes extensively and is the editor of the book/DVD Rehabilitation of the Spine: A Practioner’s Manual (2nd ed.), 2007. In addition, he has had books published in Spanish, Greek, Korean, and Japanese. He worked as a team chiropractor for the N.B.A. Los Angeles Clippers from 2005-2009 and consultant for the M.L.B. Arizona Diamondbacks, Athletes Performance International, and Boston Sports Medicine and Performance Group.


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