La Fisioterapia (Terapia Física) es una profesión dinámica con base teórica y científica, con aplicaciones clínicas extensas  en particular la preservación, desarrollo y restauración máxima de la función física .  
                                                  
    Segun La  Confederación Mundial por la Fisioterapia (WCPT) Revised and re-approved at the 17th General Meeting of WCPT, June 2011.

    “Physical therapy provides services to individuals and populations to develop, maintain and restore maximum movement and functional ability throughout the lifespan. This includes providing service in circumstances where movement and function are threatened by ageing, injury, diseases, disorders, conditions or environmental factors.     

    Functional movement is central to what it means to be healthy."