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Manual & Manipulative Therapy in Cambridge

Manual Therapy is a specialised area of Physical therapy for the management of Neuromuscular conditions. back adjustment

It means “By Hands” Based on manual examination and treatment techniques integrated with exercise, education, and other modalities helps to address pain, loss of function, and wellness. It helps to facilitate repair and tissue modeling.


Manual & Manipulative Therapy Can Include:

  • Traction
  • Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Active soft tissue mobilisation
  • Assisted Active Range of Motion (AAROM)
  • Passive Range of Motion
  • Lymph Drainage
  • Stretches (muscle, neural tissue, joints, fascia)
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization

Joint Manipulation:

A passive, high velocity, low amplitude thrust applied to a joint complex within its anatomical limit* with the intent to restore optimal motion, function, and/ or to reduce pain.

Joint Mobilisation:

A manual therapy technique comprising a continuum of skilled passive movements to the joint complex that are applied at varying speeds and amplitudes, that may include a small-amplitude/ high-velocity therapeutic movement (manipulation) with the intent to restore optimal motion, function, and/ or to reduce pain.

Schedule Your Appointment

Regain movement and manage pain with Manual & Manipulative Therapy! Our skilled therapists use a variety of hands-on techniques to address your specific needs and get you back to feeling your best. Schedule your appointment today.


Manual & Manipulative Therapy Cambridge, ON | (548) 489 1009