Thank you for submitting the Neuroplastic Symptom Questionnaire!

If you answered “yes” to some of these questions there is a strong possibility your symptoms are neuroplastic, not only structural in nature, and you can recover with the Insight Medicine approach!
To review the NSQ and get an explanation of each question’s importance, click below:

So how does pain work anyway...?

Neural Pathways

(3:30 min)

This short talk is a deeper dive into the differences and similarities between neuroplastic and structural pain.

The Reign of Pain

Dr. Howard Schubiner
(20:40 min)

There is even increasing research to prove this...

Neural Pathway Pain — A Call for More Accurate Diagnoses

Practical Pain Management
by Howard Schubiner, MD, Mark Lumley, PhD, Alan Gordon, LCSW, December 2017

And does this even apply to me?

How to Determine the Cause of Chronic Pain

Dr. Schubiner's "What is Pain" Video Series
(7:00 min)

So what do I do?

How to Reverse Chronic Pain

Dr. Schubiner's "What is Pain" Video Series
(9:49 min)

But what if I have symptoms other than pain?

Smiling to Death: The Hidden Dangers of Being ‘Nice’

Psychology Today
by Joanna Cheek M.D., April 2023

The Neuroscience of Trauma

The Well
What sets trauma apart from regular bad experiences? A leading neuroscientist explains.
(5:34 min)

So how does this look?

Living Proof - Stories of Hope

Recovery from Chronic Pain
Learn more at
(12:44 min)

For an excellent overview of the whole process...

The Neuroscience of Pain

Interview with Nutrition World
Feb 2, 2022

Any questions…? Message Dr Matt!

If you would like to discuss this more specifically, send a message to Dr. Matt below.

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What is Insight Medicine?

Insight Medicine is focused on developing our body’s inherent capacity for self-regulation and health maintenance.

Office visits

Dr. McClanahan offers in-person and virtual appointments on a sliding scale. Online booking is available.

The Ideal Patient

Click here to learn more about working together and to find out if you would be a good fit for this practice.

About Dr. Matt

Matt is an osteopathic physician, board certified in both Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine and Family Medicine.

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