This video–Introduction to the Function of the Lumbar Spine–is the most important video to start with to understand how the lumbar spine functions. It covers the basic functions of the lumbar spine including the anatomy. You will be able to understand how the discs function, how the facets work, how the spinal canal houses the nerves and how the muscles move the spine.
About the Author: Donald Corenman, MD, DC
Donald Corenman, MD, DC is a highly-regarded spine surgeon, considered an expert in the area of neck and back pain. Trained as both a Medical Doctor and Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Corenman earned academic appointments as Clinical Assistant Professor and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and his research on spine surgery and rehabilitation has resulted in the publication of multiple peer-reviewed articles and two books.