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Part D - Advanced Cervical and Thoracic Spine & Extremities - Upper Limb

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Part D - Advanced Cervical and Thoracic Spine & Extremities - Upper Limb

15.06.2023 - 18.06.2023


This four day workshop (28 hours) will review and advance the theory and practical application of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy in relation to the Cervical and Thoracic Spine.  Problem solving, reflective learning and clinical reasoning activities are utilised to refine the assessment, classification, differential diagnosis and management of patient's presenting with symptoms related to the cervical and thoracic spine.  Practical sessions are utilised to develop skills in the application of both self-treatment and clinician procedures.

The theory and practical application of the MDT for upper limb musculoskeletal disorders is presented.  Lectures, patient assessments and practical sessions are utilised to demonstrate the characteristics and management of the syndromes as they present in the upper limb.

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Date and time

Start: 9.00am Thursday 15th June 2023
End: 5.00pm Sunday 18th June 2023
Registration opens at 8.30am on Thursday

New Zealand


$920 Early bird special ($800+GST), book and pay by 20th April 2023
$1035 book & pay within 8 weeks of the course starting ($900+GST)

Is this Course Confirmed?

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Additional information

This course is open to registered Physiotherapist, registered Doctors of Medicine, registered Chiropractors and registered Osteopaths who have completed Parts A, B & C.

Registrations for each course need to be received by at least 4 weeks prior to the commencement of the course.

Lecturer profile

Greg Lynch

Dip Phty, Dip MDT, Dip MT, MPNZ, MNZCP (Manipulative Therapy)

Greg graduated from the Otago School of Physiotherapy in 1991. He completed the Diploma in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (Dip MDT) in 1994 and the Diploma in Manipulative Therapy (Dip MT) in 1996. Greg was recognised as an Advanced Practitioner with the NZ College of Physiotherapy (MNZCP). He is a Senior and International Instructor with the McKenzie Institute International and has been lecturing extensively with the Institute since 2004. Greg is a member of the McKenzie Institute International (MII) Education Council and a member of the Institutes Board of Trustees. He lectures all over the world.

Greg has been an accredited provider with ‘High Performance Sport New Zealand’ since 2000. He has an interest in Chronic Low Back pain and sports injuries specifically related to Swimmers and Runners but has a real interest in all sports. Greg has been in private practice since 1992 and is a Co-Director and senior physiotherapist of Inform Physiotherapy Limited and was a founding Director of Wellington Sports Medicine. 

 Greg is a member of Physiotherapy NZ, NZ Manipulative Physiotherapists Association, McKenzie Institute NZ, NZ Pain Society and Sport Physiotherapy NZ.

Greg Lynch

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