Clinical Podcast: Think Before You 3×10 | Dr. Neil Sheth

In this week’s episode, Dr. Neil Sheth from TexPTS joins Mark and John to discuss loading and strength and conditioning and programming and how they play into mentoring residents at his clinic.

Neil shares a specific case example of a 33 year old male that had persistent knee pain and how he was able to move him past straight…

Read Full Article >

Clinical Podcast: Building Autonomous Clinicians | Dr. Andrew Bennett

Co-owner and co-founder of TexPTS, Andrew Bennet, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, is an old friend of the podcast and of John and Mark, tracing all the way back to John and Andrew’s time in the U.S. Air Force.
Andrew joins John and Mark to discuss the importance of surrounding yourself with thinking clinicians, helping clinicians build their…

Read Full Article >

Clinical Podcast: Pudendal Neuralgia | Kelly Sammis

On today’s episode of Clinical Podcast, Kelly Sammis, DPT, CLT, joins John and Mark to discuss her clinical treatment of pudendal neuralgia as a pelvic health clinician at Holistic Pelvic Health.

Join Kelly, John and Mark as they discuss how to treat pudendial neuralgia, from testing, the groups that are susceptible and dry needling as a treatment option.


Read Full Article >

Clinical Podcast: Treating the Thoracolumbar Junction for those with Hip Pain | Jeff Meadows

On today’s episode, Jeff Meadows, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT, joins Dr. John Childs and Dr. Mark Shepherd to discuss Jeff’s new research on the thoracolumbar junction, Short-term Response to Treatment Targeting the Thoracolumbar Junction in Patients With Hip Pain: A Case Series.

Listen in as they discuss takeaways from the article, how the research can affect…

Read Full Article >

Clinical Podcast, Best of 2019: 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…

Read Full Article >

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…

Read Full Article >

Clinical Podcast, Best of 2019: 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…

Read Full Article >

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…

Read Full Article >

Clinical Podcast: Clinical Reasoning | Amy McDevitt

On this week’s episode of Clinical Podcast, John and Mark are joined by Amy McDevitt, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, an assistant professor at the University of Colorado.
Amy, John and Mark discuss how clinical reasoning has changed over the years and how it needs to continue to evolve, asking the questions, “How early should clinical reasoning be introduced?” “How…

Read Full Article >

Clinical Podcast: Collaboration and the DSc | Eric Chaconas

Collaboration is a key part of the learning process and curriculum at Bellin College’s Doctor of Science in Physical Therapy. Without this, research, teaching and clinical life is not possible.

On this week’s episode, Dr, Eric Chaconas, Bellin College’s DSc Program Director joins John Childs and Mark Shepherd to discuss how the DSc can take you from…

Read Full Article >