You Hurt Because You Are Fat

That feeling hit me like a brick.  That feeling I get when I’m asked to help a patient in the emergency department for constant unrelenting back pain and do a proper chart review only to find words like obesity, drug seeking behavior, chronic pain, moderate to severe central canal stenosis with neurogenic claudication, weakness, and neurosurgery consult.  Yes, that…

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Clinical Podcast: Cannabis within Healthcare | Jeff Konin

Jeff Konin, PhD, PT, ATC, FACSM, FNATA joins the podcast today to talk through how Cannabis relates to healthcare. His role as the Director of Florida International University’s Doctor of Athletic Program gives him a unique perspective on the topic of Cannabis.
Join Jeff, John and Mark as they discuss Cannabis educational resources, where it could fit into a…

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Clinical Podcast: Incontinence is Common but Never Normal | Blair Green

Blair Green, PT, DPT, OCS, PHC founder of Catalyst Physical Therapy joins John and Mark to talk about her experiences in pelvic health physical therapy which led to her book, “Go Ahead Stop and Pee,”a guide to running during pregnancy and postpartum.

Using phrases like “therapy for your muscles on the inside” and “incontinence is common but never normal…

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Guest podcast: An Interview with Ron Porter

We’re featuring an episode from special guests, Fit for Work, from their Workplace Injury Prevention podcast. In this episode, the hosts interview physical therapist Ron Porter, founder of The Back School. Ron talks about the important role of physical therapists and other rehab professionals in ergonomics, and how his company is helping employers take better care of their employees…

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Clinical Podcast: Clinical Application of Pain Mechanisms | Carol Courtney

Join John Childs and Mark Shepherd as they talk with Carol Courtney, PT, PhD, ATC, FAAOMPT, a professor of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University.
Carol talks through her journey into researching both manual therapy and pain. Listen in as Carol discusses why making her mechanisms research clinically applicable has been a goal throughout her career and…

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Practice Leadership: Consolidation, Education and Talent Management | Stephen Anderson

Welcome to a new season of Evidence In Motion’s Practice Leadership! Larry Benz is joined by Stephen Anderson, PT, DPT, founder of Orange Dot Coaching, former CEO of Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy and lifelong leader as a physical therapist.
Larry and Stephen interview one another and provide an insight into both of their storied careers not only as physical…

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Clinical Podcast: Being a PT in Federal Prison | Dr. Jessica Feda

Mark Shepherd interviews Dr. Jessica Feda, a PT in the US Public Health Services, serving in the federal prison system. PTs serving in the federal prison system have access to a unique set of patients.
Listen in as Jessica walks you through her service as a PT in the federal prison system. From chronic pain management to a wheelchair seating…

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