Dr. Valerie Monteiro, D.C.

Dr. Valerie Monteiro co-founded “San Antonio Neuropathy Center”, Precision Sport & Spine and has been in clinical practice since 1992. She specializes in “Functional Medicine”, which involves understanding the origins, prevention, and treatment of complex neuromuscular disorders and health issues.  

Dr. Monteiro examines the complex web of interactions in the patient’s history, physiology and lifestyle that can lead to illness. With a certification in ‘Applied Clinical Nutrition, much of her research and training is based on restoring health with herbs, supplements, and detoxification. This led her to develop “NUPHORIA cm”, a neuropathy formulation, which is giving thousands of neuropathy sufferers relief on a daily basis. As a motivational speaker on health and wellness, she is continuously educating, encouraging, and giving hope to people. Helping people regain their health, and happiness is what in turn inspires her and drives her passion. She lives by her mantra, “Be The Change You Want To See In The World”.

 Dr. John Coppola, D.C.

Dr. John Coppola is the founder of “San Antonio Neuropathy Center” and Precision Sport & Spine, and has co-authored the acclaimed book “Defeat Neuropathy Now … In Spite of Your Doctor”. Dr. Coppola has been in practice since 1996 and specializes in “Neuromuscular disorders such as, Peripheral Neuropathy, radiculopathy, and disc related neck and back pain.


His mission is to educate the public on safer alternatives to drugs and surgery and to help treat and eradicate neuropathy pain and symptoms. He is an active public speaker and appears regularly on TV. After witnessing the frustration of thousands of patients suffering from neuropathy, he helped develop “NUPHORIA cm”, a formulation prescribed to patients by doctors throughout the country and providing much needed relief. As a leading expert in the industry, he continually researches, attends seminars and implements new technology in his clinical practice to improve patient outcome and satisfaction.