Integral Health Brazil

1986

Introduction of Osteopathy speciality and trainings in Brazil by Dr. Afonso Salgado.

1986

1988

Dr. Nilma Salgado graduates from Unesp - São Paulo e initiate trainings in Global Postural Reeducation (RPG) and Osteopathy initiating activities in Londrina, Paraná.

1988

1989

Dr. Afonso Salgado participates as a Physical Therapist of the Brazilian Handball Team at the World Championship in Denmark.

1989

1990

Together, Afonso and Nilma participated in fellowships and trainings in Portugal (Centro de Reabilitação de Alcoitão) and in France (Centre Interdepartementale Haute-Ville-Lompnes) in Knee and Shoulder Rehab under supervision of renowned surgeons such as Henry Déjour ,Gilles Walch and Pierre Chambat , physiatrist Liotard and physical therapist Olivier Rachet who would come to Brazil to perform trainings posteriorly.

1990

1991

Fellowships in Lion, France at the Sports and Rehab Rehab Institute ( Dr. Déjour ´s team) and at the Training Sports Center in Poppendall, Holland.

1991

1992

Fresh with information from trainings and fellowships brought from Europe, Dr. Afonso salgado initiated providing lectures in Brazil.

1992

1993

Fellowships and trainings in Belgium (Mechelen´s soccer team with Sports Rehab), fellowships in Antwerp ( with Dr. Martnes), training in Functional Bandages on Sports and Vascular Medicine in Hamburg ( Baiersdorf Medical Center) and in Heindenhail, Germany. Trainings in Electrothermal Therapy in France ( Dr. Déjour). Fellowships in Zurich at the Graashopen soccer team with physical therapist Khelaf Kerfour who, posteriorly, would lecture in Brazil. Fellowship at the Talassotherapy service in Lausanne (France). In partnership with Cremer Co. ,Sport Functional Bandages were initiated in Brazil.

1993

1994

Introduction of Scientific tourism, taking brazilians peers to state of the art rehab centers in Europe such as France, Holland, Germany, Belgium and Switzerland. Introduction of ISOSTRETCHING METHOD in Brazil . Trainings in thermo moldable insoles in Voiron, France , trainings in Manual Therapy and Posture , Postgraduate trainings in Sports Medicine , trainings in Cranial , Visceral Osteopathy and Nervous System mobilization and Inhibition techniques in Switzerland. Certification in Maitland.

1994

1995

Continuation of Scientific tourism to France ,certification in Urogynecology applied to Rehabilitation and Electrothermal therapy at Saint Maurice University in Paris, Enraf Co. in Holland and Radiology courses in Milan. Certification by Method Busquet ( Muscular Chain Technique). Initiation of the first training of Postural and Manual Technique in Brazil with more than 80 participants. The staff from Salgado Institute is invited to be integrant of Brazilian Baseball Juniores Commission. Dr. Afonso Salgado released his second book “ Reeducação Proprioceptiva das Lesões do Joelho e Tornozelo”.

1995

1996

Third group of brazilians traveled to Holland, Germany ,Switzerland and Belgium ( EUROFISIO). Organization of trainings on Method Busquet in Paris for brazilians-only.

1996

1997

Organization of Podoposturology trainings in France to a brazilian group at the Voiron Centre of Podology, fellowships in Paris and Reims (France). Certification in Cyriax and Mulligan Methods.

1997

1999

Dr. Afonso Salgado released his third book - “ Eletrofisioterapia” , published by Midiograf Ed. Organization of Cyriax trainings sponsored by International Orthopaedic Medicine and Belgium Orthopaedic Medicine, trainings in Urogynecology applied to Rehab and Manual Therapy. Training in Isokinetics in New York, Trainings in Chattanooga (EUA). Training in Manual Therapy certifications at University of Saint Augustine (EUA), Updates in Manual Therapy at Mayo Clinic (Jacksonville). Organization and introduction of the Vertebral Segmental Stabilization using workshops with the presence of Saint Augustine´s dean (Dr. Stanley Paris).

1999

2000

Dr. Afonso initiates Master degree by UNESP, Brazil. Updates in Manual Therapy trainings by Saint Augustine University in New York, Baltimore and DC.

2000

2001

Creation of the Manual Therapy and Posture School in several cities in Brazil bringing well-renowned house and international names from France, Belgium and Switzerland. Review and translation of the book “ Fisioterapia nas Lesões Ligamentares do Joelho do Atleta” - Kheaf Kerkour published by Manole, Ed.

2001

2002

Creation of the Manual Therapy and Posture Scientific Magazine supporting papers from postgraduate students. Master's degree conclusion by Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu (UNESP). Scientific revision of the book “ Reeducação Perineal” by Domique Grosse and Jean Sengler published by Manole, Ed.

2002

2003

Scientific revision of the book “ Mobilização do Sistema Nervoso” by David Butler published by Manole, Ed. Participation at Barcelona World Physical Therapy Congress presenting an article.

2003

2004

Introduction in Brazil in trainings for ENM - Neuromuscular Equilibrium by french François Soulier.

2004

2005

Introduction of International Certification in Microkinesitherapie in partnership with the method creators , frenchmen Daniel Grosjean and Patrice Benini.

2005

2006

Participation of the VII World Congress in Microkinesitherapie - I Meeting in Physical Therapy and Integrative Medicine in Londrina, Brazil.

2006

2007

Organization of Postgraduate courses in Manual Therapy and Posture in several cities in Brazil.

2007

2008

Introduction of trainings in Biology Readings by Belgium professor - Emmanuel Corbeel.

2008

2009

Introduction of trainings in Memory and Information - A Life's cycle by French therapist - Josie Kromer.

2009

2010

Participation on IX Microkinesitherapie World Congress on Paris - Salgado´s Institute team ministered courses in Portugal in partnership with Master Physical Therapy.

2010

2011

Training in Nervous System Re Equilibrium in Portugal. Organization of the workshop Clinical Hypnotherapy.

2011

2012

Salgado Institute team participated on the Medical Biomagnetism International Workshop in Chile , X Microkinesitherapie World Congress in Arcachon,France , Co-organization of the Naturopathy International Organization in partnership with the Alternative Medicine School in Cidade do Porto - Portugal.

2012

2013

Organization of the I Brazilian Symposium of Integrative and Complementary Practices in Physical Therapy and the I Brazilian Meeting in Microkinesitherapie. Established contracts with companies such as Winback and Luxomed. Organization of an International Holistic Kinesiology workshop ministered by Spaniard Dolores Picallo.

2013

2014

Organization of the XI World Microkinesitherapie Congress and of the XXI World Posturology Congress. Organization of workshops in Feng Shui and Geobiology in an exclusively partnership with french school - La Chrysalide. Organization of DNM - Dermoneuromodulation workshop with canadian Diane Jacobs. Organization of International workshop in Rosen Method in partnership with french school Le Method Rosen.

2014

2015

Dr. Afonso salgado concludes PhD studies in Biomedical Engineering by UNICASTELO and initiates Postdoc studies in Neurosciences by UNISUL, Brazil. Introduction of International Cromobiology workshops - Method Bourdin in an exclusively partnership with french school - La Chrysalide.

2015

2016

Dr. Salgado receives a Postdoctorate degree in Neurosciences.

2016

2017

Dr. Salgado receives a Bachelor degree in Functional Nutrition.

2017