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NEW! McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT)


Steven L. Heffner, DC, Dip.MDT

Dr. Heffner has been a practicing chiropractor for 34 years. For the past 20 years, he has been employed by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) in the Department of Occupational Health at their Wellsboro PA campus.

Dr. Heffner became credentialed in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) in 1993 and attained Diplomate status in 1997. He was appointed to the McKenzie Institute International teaching faculty in 2008. For the past 10 years, he has taught MDT courses extensively throughout the United States.

He is currently adjunct faculty at Logan University and Palmer College of Chiropractic where MDT courses are taught as curricular electives. In addition, he's been approved to teach MDT as continuing education courses on the campuses of the following institutions: Cleveland University, National University of Health Sciences, Northwestern Health Sciences University, Parker University, Southern California University of Health Sciences and University of Western States.

In October 2017, he completed a continuing education training program in electrophysiology. He currently performs electrodiagnostic studies at the UPMC Wellsboro campus and at the Williamsport campus in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.




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