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Christian takes upper extremity course

Published: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 12:00 p.m. CST

DeKALB – Kristin Christian, physical therapist at Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists, recently attended a continuing education class titled “Upper Extremity Cumulative Trauma and Compression Syndromes.”

This class, taught by Brian Foster, MD, focused on increasing knowledge of anatomy and physiology of the upper extremities, available surgical procedures and awareness of therapeutic interventions for trauma and compression syndromes.

Christian is board certified in orthopaedic physical therapy and works in Northern Rehab’s Lincoln Highway clinic in DeKalb. She specializes in upper extremity treatment, vestibular (dizziness) rehab, functional capacity evaluations, and treatment of neck, back and joint disorders.

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