Neurofunctional acupuncture is a form of acupuncture that is based on our modern understanding of how the nervous system works. It utilizes very low intensity electric current along with the needles. The goal to promote self regulation of nervous system activity, restore proper joint and muscle movement, release natural pain-killing substances,and more.
This style is well suited for treating athletes and many other people who experience musculoskeletal problems and pain. Based on your history and a physical exam, we will determine which muscles are weak, which kinetic chains aren’t functioning properly and what else may be going on. The goal is to reduce your symptoms and restore normal pain-free movement.
There is also growing body of experimental evidence to suggest that this form of acupuncture can be used to release mesenchymal stem cells.