Dr. Michael Gruttadauria
is a graduate of NY Chiropractic College and is one of only 700 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.
Dr. Mike brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to all patients he sees. Last year he completed a post doctoral program in Neurochemistry through the Carrick Institute of Graduate Studies and this year has been spent studying concussion and mTBI. 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.
Dr. Mike has studied the process of methylation extensively. He feels that looking for underlying genetic weaknesses help to illuminate the reasons behind chronic illness. He tests for MTHFR mutations regularly and has nutritional protocols set up for patients to utilize to bypass these mutations.
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.