What is Manipulative Therapy?
Manipulative Therapy is a specialized area of physiotherapy for the management of musculoskeletal conditions. It involves skilled hands-on treatments applied by highly qualified physiotherapists.
Why Choose Manipulative Therapy?
Research has shown that techniques such as thrust manipulation have demonstrable benefits for reducing muscle pain and tension, and for restoring normal joint movement. Research demonstrates that manipulative therapy can help you return faster to pain-free living (Source CAMPT)
Who Can do Manipulative Therapy?
CAMPT-Certified physiotherapists are Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Manipulative Physiotherapy (FCAMPT) and have advanced training and clinical expertise in manual and manipulative therapy. They are required to have completed extensive post-graduate education in the area of orthopaedics and have attained internationally-recognized qualifications in hands-on manipulative therapy. CAMPT-Certified physiotherapists are qualified to provide safe and effective treatments for pain and movement disorders of the spine and extremities. Research-guided techniques used by FCAMPTs are aimed at improvements to pain control and functional activities. FCAMPTs provide focused treatment based on research-guided techniques that speed up patient recovery while educating them about their condition to reduce the risk of relapse.