Dr. Kerry D'Ambrogio, D.O.M., A.P., P.T., D.O.-M.T.P., is a manual therapist and a Board Certified Acupuncture Physician. He graduated from the Physical Therapy program at the University of Toronto, Canada and the Acupuncture program at the academy of Chinese Healing Arts in Sarasota, Florida. His unique approach follows several schools of thought.
His background in manual therapy includes: Maitland, Kaltenborn, Cyriax, McKenzie, Norwegian approach, and Osteopathy (Muscle Energy, Strain and Counterstrain, Myofascial Release, Craniosacral Therapy/Cranial Osteopathy, and Visceral Manipulation, among others). Kerry also has a background in Acupuncture, Applied Kinesiology, Orthotics, Muscle Imbalance and various exercise and movement therapies (Janda, Somatics, Florence Kendal, Shirley Sahrman and the Norwegian approach, among others).
This diverse background provides Kerry with an integrated approach to Musculoskeletal Dysfunction. Kerry lectures internationally and is president of Therapeutic Systems, Inc. He is recognized throughout Canada, the United States, the Middle East, South America, Asia and Europe as a teacher of manual and exercise therapies.
He is a certified instructor recognized by the International Alliance of Healthcare Educators (IAHE). He was the director of manual therapy at the Upledger Institute, on faculty with Northeast Seminars, Dialogues in Contemporary Rehab and the Academy of Chinese Healing Arts (Chinese Medical College).
He presently operates his own private practice in Sarasota, Florida.
Articles & Books Written
Kerry is a published author of Positional Release Therapy published by Mosby. He has written numerous articles in Physical and Occupational Therapy journals and has discussed health issues on radio and television talk shows.
In addition, he has published a wide range of products to support therapists in learning Total Body Balancing, available at IAHE.