Propriozeptive Neurophysiologische Faszilitation
Proprioceptive Neurophysiological Facilitation

Proprioceptive Neurophysiological Facilitation

PNF as a physiotherapeutic form of treatment focuses on learning the motor organization via proprioceptive stimuli in three-dimensional movement sequences.

PNF stands for Proprioceptive Neurophysiological Facilitation and was founded in 1946 by the neurophysiologist Dr. Kabat and the physiotherapist Margret Knott.

It is still used today for:

  • Back pain
  • Sports accidents
  • Gesicht-, Mund- und Schluckbeschwerden (inklusive CMD, Kieferbeschwerden)
  • Joint operations