Physical Evaluation of the Patient with Suspected SI Pain/Dysfunction

Genne’ DeHenau McDonald, PT

Genne’ DeHenau McDonald, PT of SI-BONE discusses the physical evaluation of patients with suspected SI joint pain.

Topics include:

  • Test Sequence 
  • Lumbar Evaluation
  • SI Joint: Physical Exam
  • SI Joint: Provocative Tests
  • Assess Hip: Physical Examination


The iFuse Implant System is intended for sacroiliac fusion for conditions including sacroiliac joint dysfunction that is a direct result of sacroiliac joint disruption and degenerative sacroiliitis. This includes conditions whose symptoms began during pregnancy or in the peripartum period and have persisted postpartum for more than 6 months.  There are potential risks associated with the iFuse Implant System. It may not be appropriate for all patients and all patients may not benefit. For information about the risks, visit: