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Part B - The Cervical and Thoracic Spine

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Part B - The Cervical and Thoracic Spine

28.06.19 - 30.06.19


This three day (21 hour) course presents the theoretical aspects and concepts of the McKenzie Method in Diagnosis and Therapy as applied in the examination and treatment of patients with complaints of neck, upper back and related referred pain.  Through lectures and patient demonstrations the derangement, dysfunction and postural syndromes are described in detail and appropriate treatment plans are outlined with emphasis on the use of patient self-treatment procedures.  The clinical efficacy and limitations of the McKenzie approach as applied to the cervical and thoracic spine, are illustrated by follow-up patient demonstrations.

There is an online component to successfully complete seven days prior to attending this new three day course.  This online component is approximately 7 hours work.

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Date and time

Start: 9.00am Friday 28 June 2019
End: 5.00pm Sunday 30 June 2019
Registration opens at 8.30am on Friday

Home of Compassion
2 Rhine Street, Island Bay
New Zealand


$700 MINZ members
$800 non-members

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Additional information

This course is open to registered Physiotherapist, registered Doctors of Medicine, registered Chiropractors and registered Osteopaths.

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

*Membership is to MINZ. Please refer to our membership page for a full list of benefits including future course discounts

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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Home of Compassion


Home of Compassion
2 Rhine Street, Island Bay
New Zealand