Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program


Neurofunctional Treatment of Pain and Dysfunction

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An old English fable concluded with this powerful moral: "In this world, the most important person is the person in front of you who needs your help, the most important thing is to help them, and the most important time is right now."

Contemporary Acupuncture and movement disorders: restoring motor and somatic sensory function

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
November 14, 2018

Introduction Advances in the fields of neurophysiology and neurosciences in the last three decades have allowed to re-defining acupuncture as a straightforward periphe…

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Rethinking pain with neurofunction

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
November 13, 2018

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?”   In what ways does our brain affect our reality? Neuroreality as…

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The neurofunctional era: Optimizing the use of therapeutic resources

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco

This is part 3 of a 4-part series. Read part 1 | Read part 2 | Read part 4 Neuroreality in pain with movement disorders: functional neuromodulation techniques. Buildin…

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The pain puzzle: Discussing the contributors to pain experience

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco

This is part 2 of a 4-part series. Read part 1 | Read part 3 | Read part 4   In my previous article (April 2018) I presented and discussed the concept of “neu…

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Neuroreality for pain management

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco

This is part 1 of a 4-part series. Read part 2 | Read part 3 | Read part 4 Three centuries ago, in 1710, the Irish philosopher George Berkeley proposed this famous tho…

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Needles and electricity: The Percutaneous Functional Neuromodulation™ System

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
November 7, 2018

This series on the neurofunctional operating system has looked at the fundamental challenges faced by practitioners dealing with pain with movement disorders in their …

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The Body Lab: Boulder company offers cadaver dissection classes to public – Students must have background in human anatomy

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
November 5, 2018

Alejandro Elorriaga (Anesthesia/Contemporary Medical Acupuncture Program) spoke to ABC Denver about a private cadaver lab in the US that offers continuing education…

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Acupuncture starts and ends with ACURE

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
April 17, 2013

An old English fable concluded with this powerful moral: “In this world, the most important person is the person in front of you who needs your help, the most import…

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Neurofunctional Acupuncture, The success of an integrated model

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
April 1, 2011

Canadian Chiropractor Magazine – April 2011

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Acupuncture for pain? No thanks

By Dr. Alejandro Elorriaga Claraco
March 1, 2011

Is acupuncture a reasonably effective intervention for the treatment of pain? Advocates will tell you “Yes” and show you dozens of studies to support their enthusi…

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