Barral Institute Case Studies

VM - Laparoscopic Surgery Jennifer Shifferd, PT

Patient Age / Gender


Patient Symptoms

Multiple visceral/fascial restrictions from laparoscopic surgery. Patient referred for therapy as last resort to another surgery or pain medication for symptom relief.

Evaluation / Treatment

4-8 Treatmetns of 45 minutes. Evaluation showed decreased lumbar/thoracic AROM, pelvic malalignment, visceral/fascial restrictions through abdominal region.


No pain post-treatment, normal spinal AROM, normal abdominal visceral mobility, and normal alignment.

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