Michael A. Gruttadauria, DC, DACAN
Dr. Michael Gruttadauria is a graduate of NY Chiropractic College and is one of only 600 Board Certified Chiropractic Neurologists in the world. He graduated in 1988 and has spent the better part of his career working in the fields of Functional Neurology and Functional Diagnostic Medicine.
Best known for his application of this work to patients with Autism, Dr. Mike brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to all patients he sees. He is currently working toward Board Certification in Neurochemistry through the Carrick Institute of Graduate Studies. Dr. Mike has been part of Charles Gant, Md, PhD’s Master Clinician Training Program since its inception as well as a student of both the Functional Medicine University and FMTown Training Programs. Dr. Mike is a Defeat Autism Now! Clinician and an affiliated doctor with Generation Rescue (http://www.generationrescue.org) and has been included in Jenny McCarthy’s books on Autism. Dr. Mike is on the Advisory Board of the Academy of Functional Medicine as well.
In response to an alarming epidemic of chronic illnesses across the United States, Dr. Mike has been working on coaching and consulting with doctors of many disciplines to assist them in their journey of learning functional medicine. He has lectured extensively on the biochemical and neurological basis of chronic diseases, including Autism, to professional organizations, doctor’s groups and medical residents.
Dr. Mike has created a protocol called Neuro-Enhancement Therapy™, which combines sensory and multi sensory integration with functional medicine interventions in the treatment of patients with chronic neurological disorders.
Dr. Mike maintains private practices in Manhattan and on Long Island. He is the author of a book called Beat Autism Now! (www.beatautismnow.com), as well as many articles on autism. His work has been highlighted on television news stories, as well as on the radio and Internet to worldwide audiences.