Dr. Kevin Yip

Dr Kevin Yip
Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBS(UK), FRCS(EDIN), FAM(SING), FHKCOS(ORTHO)

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Posterior superior iliac spine

The pronated hands rest on the iliac crests. The thumbs glide in a caudal direction until they are arrested by the bony and thick posterior superior iliac spine. In most individuals the lack of fat tissue at this level can be seen as a dimple just above and medial to the buttock.

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