Dr. Mark S. Maceda is currently the Senior Physical Therapist for Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute, Lighthouse Point Orthopedics in the Boca Raton physical therapy clinic. He has been employed with Holy Cross Hospital since 2004, working in outpatient physical therapy. Dr. Maceda specializes in the hands-on approach to physical therapy and rehabilitation. This approach includes implementation of Manual Physical Therapy (manipulation to joints and soft tissue) and complementing exercise protocols. Dr. Maceda received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Miami in Coral Gables. He then went on to attain his Manual Therapy Certification from the University of St. Augustine. He has published research on “Knee Proprioception: Higher Level Athletes vs. Sedentary Individuals.” Currently, Dr. Maceda is completing advanced manual therapy skills in spinal and extremity manipulation.