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Continuing education course in manual therapy for the treatment of temporomandibular dysfunctions

  • Modality
  • Languages
  • Duration
    3 sessions: 25 hours
  • Credits
  • Schedule

    January 28, 29 and 30, 2022

    Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Date
    January 27, 2023
  • Places
  • Location

    Blanquerna-URL - Carrer Padilla, 326-332. 08025 Barcelona

  • Faculty

    Blanquerna School of Health Sciences

Manual therapy for the treatment of temporomandibular dysfunctions

Currently, the incidence of temporomandibular dysfunction in Spain is very high. It is estimated that 5% of the population, about 700,000 men and 1,400,000 women would need rehabilitative treatment which gives us importance of the problem. That is why the physiotherapist must have the necessary knowledge to integrate into the multidisciplinary team in charge of treating a syndrome as complex as the one before us.


Establish a correct diagnosis and treatment based on the application of manual therapy techniques.

Know how to choose in each case the most appropriate type of technique for treatment.

Who is it for?

Qualified in Physiotherapy. 4th year undergraduate students


Course contents

  1. Notion of the stomatognathic system.
  2. Basic anatomy of the TMJ and other components of the stomatognathic system.
  3. ATM joint physiology. Occlusion.
  4. ATM pathology. Posture and ATM Diagnosis
  5. Treatment techniques and their application for each particular case that include:
    1. Cervical region and scapular girdle.
    2. Relationships with ATM dysfunctions.

Certificate of attendance

Course participants will receive a certificate of attendance. Attendance to 80% or more of the sessions is required to obtain it.

Teaching staff

Didac Guirao. Physiotherapist. Osteopath DO MROFE. Diploma in Global Postural Reeducation (RPG)

Inscriu-te al curs

Per fer la inscripció, cliqueu l'enllaç següent i seguiu els passos que es van indicant. En la primera pantalla, si no teniu les credencials de Blanquerna (nom d'usuari i password) primer caldrà que us enregistreu.

Durant el procés d'inscripció, l'aplicatiu us demanarà la documentació següent:


- Títol de Grau o matrícula de 4t curs del Grau


Més informació

Per a més informació, pots contactar amb [email protected]


Course price
€ 230
Facultat de Ciències de la Salut FCS


Descompte (no acumulatiu) del 15% en el preu de la matrícula a: alumni, estudiants de la Facultat de Ciències de la Salut Blanquerna-URL i membres del CFC*, COIB* i CODINUCAT*.
*Cal aportar l'últim rebut d'aquest any.

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