Mission Statement

The mission of the American Academy of MUA physicians is to provide a multidisciplinary approach in pain care within the area of manipulative therapies by restoring proper biomechanics of the spine and extra spinal joints. This is accomplished by providing education and research to improve function and quality of life for the people in chronic pain.

The American Academy of MUA physicians was created with the following objectives:

  • to promote suitable and appropriate education and training in the field of manipulation under anesthesia;
  • to sponsor suitable and appropriate educational programs in the field of an manipulative therapies; and
  • to accredit suitable and appropriate diplomate and fellowship training programs in the field of manipulation under anesthesia.