Implementing Functional Neurology in Chiropractic Care
Recorded On: 03/28/2019
Functional neurology is quickly becoming synonymous with transformative care. This paradigm of care which has its roots in chiropractic philosophy, allows for the assessment of neurological dysfunction and implementation of neurological modalities, including chiropractic, to aid in the restoration of optimal neurological integrity. In this webinar, Dr. Matthew Antonucci will provide a brief introduction to the core concepts in Functional Neurology, 9 basic assessments of neurological integrity, and the foundation of how to target chiropractic care to restore brain integrity.
After viewing this webinar, registrants will be able to:
1. Identify the fundamental concepts of functional neurology
2. Discuss the 9 basic assessments of neurological integrity
3. Explain the foundation of how to target chiropractic care to restore brain integrity.
Matthew M. Antonucci, DC, DACNB
Plasticity Brain Centers
Matthew M. Antonucci is an Associate Professor of Neurology with the Carrick Institute. He holds a DC degree from Life University in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Antonucci holds board certifications in Chiropractic Neurology, Functional Neurology, Childhood Developmental Disorders, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Neurochemistry and Nutrition, as well as Brain Injury Rehabilitation. He is Fellow of the International College of Chiropractors. He is the Vice-President of ACA’s Council of Neurology, President of the American Board of Brain Injury and Rehabilitation, serves on the FCLB Specialties Committee and a board member of the American Board of Chiropractic Specialties.
As of December 2018, he has published over 60 case studies and original articles in the peer-reviewed literature, and is currently the process of authoring 3 additional manuscripts. He has maintained a versatile neurological rehabilitation and optimization practice for a decade, treating over 4,000 complex neurological cases. He is the Co-Founder, President, and Lead Clinician at Plasticity Brain Centers of Orlando with main interests in the utilization of novel technology for treatment of complex neurological conditions, and defining a systematic treatment guideline post-concussion rehab.