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Manual Therapy Certified (MTC)

TITLE: Manual Therapy Certified

ABBREVIATION: MTC

DESCRIPTION:

Manual therapy is the skilled passive movement of joints (joint mobilization/ manipulation) and soft tissues (soft tissue mobilization/specific localized massage). Manual therapists use specific hand placements and the precise application of forces to restore normal movement to joints and soft tissues. Manual therapy is used in conjunction with other physical therapy techniques, exercises and modalities.