Manual Therapy Course:
“HVLA Manipulation of the Lower Quadrant”
April 14th to April 18th, 2008
Organized & Certified by
Polish Society of Physiotherapy
Course Description This course focuses on manual mobilization and advanced biomechanical assessment and skilled manual interventions to the pelvis and lower lumbar spine, hip, knee, ankle & foot joints. When the professional finish this course will manage a comprehensive and strong concepts for the treatment of to the pelvis and lower lumbar spine, hip, knee, ankle & foot joints. This manual therapy course will follow a progression PowerPoint presentation about the principles for the assessment of different dysfunctional conditions and the demonstration and practice of tests and manual therapy corrective techniques. This methodology will give the clinician hands-on skills they use immediately upon their return to the clinical setting.
Instructor: Professor David López Sánchez PT, DC Physiotherapist and Chiropractor DC titled by the Anglo European College of Chiropractic from England. Is Chairman of the South American Region of WCPT 2007-2011 and President of the Latin-American Confederation of Physiotherapy and Kinesiology, CLAFK. Director of Manual Therapy programs in the Saint Thomas University, Chile. The Professor López has considerable presence in courses and congress as invited speaker in the most of Latin-Americans Countries (Argentine, Brazil, Mexico, Cuba, Colombia, Uruguay, Honduras, Nicaragua, etc.) and has a professional leadership experience in the direction of national and international organizations related to the physiotherapy. He recently has developed the Chiroplastic Manual Therapy Technique a new concept of muscle energy technique presented during the last Congress of Physiotherapy in Poland. Davi López has designed several hand maneuvers to assess and treat different musculoskeletal conditions.