Manuel attended the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines where he graduated in 1987 with a Bachelor’s degree of Science in Physical Therapy. He is a Certified Mulligan Practitioner (CMP), which is the concept of mobilization with movement in extremities and Sustained Natural Apophyseal Glides (SNAGS) in the spine. Manuel is also a Certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (Cert. MDT), which is the McKenzie Method of mechanical diagnosis and therapy of the spine.
Manuel has over 20 years of clinical experience. Prior to joining Renue, he worked in hospital inpatient, outpatient, and private practice clinical settings with extensive experience in orthopedic, neurologic, geriatric, and sports rehabilitation. Other special interests include Manual Therapy of the spine, extremities, and TMJ (Temporomandibular joint disorders).
Manuel resides in Saginaw with his wife and child. He enjoys spending time with family and playing golf.