Warren Hammer, DC, MS, DABCO, has been in practice in Norwalk, Conn., for the past 50 years. He has studied numerous soft-tissue methods and applies them to the practice of chiropractic. He has lectured nationally and internationally and recently completed his third edition of Functional Soft-Tissue Examination and Treatment by Manual Methods, available from Jones & Bartlett publishers.
In addition to authoring a regular column for Dynamic Chiropractic, he has written articles for prominent journals such as Chiropractic Sports Medicine, Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, Chiropractic Technique and Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies.
Dr. Hammer has been a consultant and instructor for Graston Technique since 2001. He has spent time in Italy learning fascial manipulation and has observed Luigi Stecco, PT, in his clinic. In 2011 he has assisted Antonio Stecco, MD, in presenting FM in the U.S. and plans to begin teaching it with Dr. Stecco during 2012.