Matthew M. Antonucci, DC, DACNB, FACFN, FABCDD, FABVR, FABNN, FABBIR, FICC is an experienced chiropractic neurologist, functional neurology practitioner, researcher, and international lecturer with over a decade of clinical experience. He proudly has participated in the health transformation of thousands of patients with complex neurological conditions and performance challenges, through the prescription and administration of client-specific neurological rehabilitation programs. He is a highly sought-after speaker who has delivered thousands of hours of education, to tens of thousands of healthcare providers both domestically and internationally, and has authored a number of peer-reviewed publications. He is a loving husband and the father of five amazing boys, whom he hopes to inspire to follow in his footsteps.
While in graduate school, Dr. Antonucci became fascinated with the nervous system, particularly the brain. After receiving his doctorate in chiropractic medicine he became a board-certified diplomate in the sub-specialty of chiropractic neurology. He completed a fellowship in functional neurology, training for 2 years directly with Professor Frederick R. Carrick, in the rehabilitation of complex neurological conditions. Dr. Antonucci continued to engage in the advancement of his knowledge through completing 1-year fellowships in each of the following: childhood developmental disorders, vestibular rehabilitation, neurochemistry and nutrition, as well as a 2-year fellowship in traumatic brain injury rehabilitation. In 2015, he was nominated by his peers, and approved for a lifetime fellowship into the International College of Chiropractic.
In addition to being a Co-Founder and Chief Clinical Officer of Plasticity Centers, Dr. Antonucci finds particular interest in treating individuals with neurological challenge, creating educational curricula and teaching healthcare providers about brain rehabilitation, and the creation of a systematic approach to the practice of functional neurology. He is currently a editorial reviewer for the journals Frontiers in Neuroscience, Frontiers in Public Health, and Elsevier's Journal of Clinical Biomechanics. He is an Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology for the Carrick Institute. He is the President of the American Board of Brain Injury and Rehabilitation. Dr. Antonucci serves as extension faculty for Life University in Atlanta, and Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, Florida. He is an active member of the University of Central College of Medicine's Dean's Society.
He currently resides in Viera, Florida with his amazing wife, Tricia Carrick-Antonucci, and 5 incredible sons: Tedy, Boston, Brady, Ashton, and Ayden.
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