Monika Buerger, DC


Monika Buerger, BA, DC, graduated from Life Chiropractic College West in 1991. She also has an undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology from California State University, Fresno. She has enjoyed extensive post-graduate training in the areas of neurodevelopment, functional neurology, neuro-nutrition and functional wellness. She has a private family practice in Ammon, Idaho that is dedicated to serving those with neurodevelopmental challenges, neurodegenerative disorders and chronic health issues. She is the pioneer in the chiropractic profession when it comes to working with children that have neurosensory and neurodevelopmental disorders.

Dr. Buerger is a contributing author to the textbook Pediatric Chiropractic, Volume I and Volume II with chapters on Pediatric History and Physical Exam, Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Sensory Processing Disorder. She has been lecturing nationally and internationally for more than 15 years and is the founder of the Intersect4Life mentoring and online learning academy with various CE classes focusing on functional neurology, neurodevelopment, methylation biochemistry and functional nutrition. Her newest exciting adventure is her upcoming developingMINDS board certification program in Functional Neurodevelopment, coming in 2019!


Epigenetic Effects of Subluxation: The Physical and Mental Consequences

In this talk, attendees will learn more about the potential far-reaching neurophysiological and neuropsychiatric consequences of autonomic dysregulation due to subluxations and the effect of chiropractic technique on these subluxations. The following questions will be answered.

  • How can the chiropractic adjustment support optimal Fetal Heart Rate Variability development for optimal life long health?
  • How can the chiropractic adjustment support the Gut-Immune-Sensory-HPA axis?
  • How can the chiropractic adjustment support developmental windows of opportunity for optimal mental health?