Video Course: Unraveling the Mystery of Shoulder Pain

Ben Benjamin, PhD

Join Dr. Ben Benjamin for a thorough course on one of the most common injuries to the shoulder: subscapularis strains. This important, but commonly misunderstood, injury causes intense pain in the shoulder and can also refer pain as far as the wrist. The course includes a detailed look at the relevant anatomy, assessment tests, and treatment options for this shoulder injury which, correctly identified, can be treated easily.

Visit Dr. Benjamin's YouTube channel to view the videos he references in this course.

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Ben Benjamin, PhD

Ben Benjamin, PhD, has been practicing massage since 1963, and founded the Muscular Therapy Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1974. Dr. Benjamin enhanced his practice by studying under Dr. James Cyriax, widely known for his pioneering work in orthopedic medicine. He maintains a private practice, consults on ethics cases as an expert witness, and leads seminars on ethics, communication, and injury assessment and treatment. With a passion for helping individuals cope with and overcome pain, Dr. Benjamin has been lecturing internationally for more than 35 years. He is also the author of Listen to Your Pain, Are You Tense?, Exercise Without Injury, and coauthor of The Ethics of Touch. He was inducted into the Massage Therapy Hall of Fame in 2010. For more information, visit his website at

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