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The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson

The Back Doctors podcast is weekly conversations with doctors from around the world sharing patient stories as they inform, educate, and offer hope for the millions of people who have back pain.
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Jun 10, 2024

Spine specialist, Dr. Scott Vrzal shares his personal experience with headaches and his journey to diagnosing and treating patients with headaches.

Dr. Scott J. Vrzal

EDUCATION

  • 1993 Doctor of Chiropractic - Los Angeles College of Chiropractic
  • 1993 Internship - Thie Chiropractic - Pasadena, CA
  • 1989 ndergraduate - California State University - Long Beach, CA
  • 1987 Associate Arts - West Valley Junior College - Saratoga, CA

POST GRADUATE STUDY

  • 1993 Certified in Applied Kinesiology
  • 1500 hours Applied Kinesiology
  • Hundreds of hours in Neuro Emotional Technique 50+ hours Sacro-Occipital Technique
  • 30 hours Chiropractic Foot Care
  • 70+ hours of herbal therapy, mostly with Dr. Kery Bone
  • 60+ hours functional biochemistry
  • Accomplished Toastmaster
  • Certified seminar leader - Who’s Who in American Seminar Leaders
  • Published clinical researcher

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • International College of Applied Kinesiology
  • Sacro-Occipital Research Society International
  • American Seminar Leaders Association
  • Laguna Niguel Chamber of Commerce
  • California Chiropractic Association
  • Toastmasters International
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

* Primary presenter at the American Massage Association's National Convention 2006 and 2008
* Speaker at Fibromyalgia National Convention 2006
* 100 hour Applied Kinesiology:  course assistant 1993-2000

ATHLETIC ENDEAVORS

  • Endurance mountain bike or road racing at least quarterly since 1993.... And still competitive after all these years.
  • First Place “Mr. Natural California” - 1993
  • “Mr./Mrs. Natural California” (with wife) - 1992
  • Second Place “Mr. Nautilus” – 1985

Resources:

facebook.com/drscott.vrzal

HeadacheAdvantage.com

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The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

Jun 3, 2024

On this episode of The Back Doctors Podcast, you’ll get to hear from Dr. James M. Cox who is the developer of Cox® Technic Flexion Distraction Manipulation.  He is a remarkable doctor who has dedicated his life to finding the most effective treatment for back pain.  He presents published research on the efficacy of Cox Technic and discusses the future of Cox Technic and chiropractic.

About Dr. Cox

curriculum vitae

Resources:

Podcast video link

More about Cox Technic

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The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

May 28, 2024

Spine specialist, Dr. Dan Spencer shares a story about a 34 y.o. farmer who injures his back while working on a combine.

Meet the Doctor

About

Dr.Daniel D. Spencer

Chiropractor

Dr. Dan has served on the Contact For Health physician staff since October, 1995.

He attended Adrian College.  Dr. Dan was named to the Adrian College Dean’s List four times, and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology on April 26, 1992.

Dr. Dan entered Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa in July of 1992. He pledged the Pi Kappa Chi professional fraternity in his first semester, joining his father, Dr. Jim Sr. as a member of the organization.  He was named to Palmer’s Dean’s List five times, and graduated on October 13, 1995 as part of the ‘Chiropractic Centennial’ class. In addition, he successfully completed the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Parts I, II and III.

While attending Palmer, Dr. Dan earned certification in the Cox Flexion-Distraction Technique. Approximately 800 doctors worldwide have this certification. The technique itself is an effective treatment for several types of low back and cervical (neck) problems. It has proven to be the treatment of choice in cases of intervertebral disc herniation. Dr. Dan assisted the technique’s founder and developer, Dr. James Cox of Fort Wayne, Indiana, in teaching a seminar on this technique (Chicago, November ’95).

Resources:

healthchiro.com

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The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

May 6, 2024

Spine specialist, Dr. Vilmarie Soto Gonzalez shares the story of a 51-year-old with a disc protrusion causing low back and leg pain.  Dr. Soto explains how she treated this patient successfully using Cox Technic.

Dr. Soto is a graduate of Life University and has done post-graduate training in Cox Technic.  She practices in Puerto Rico.

Resources:

Call Dr. Soto at 787-776-3030

Neurospinal Health Center

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The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

Apr 8, 2024

Dr. Matt DiDuro shares with us a new technology that is sweeping the nation for reducing pain and inflammation.

Dr. DiDuro brings over 24 years of Clinical experience to his patients, and currently runs two separate offices in Atlanta & Alpharetta. His practice is patient based with a focus on care for diabetics & neuropathic pain. Dr. DiDuro was one of the first chiropractors in New York that was invited to work in a rural medical setting. He was clinic director of chiropractic care at the Rushville Health Center from 2000-2005. His work helped deliver care to migrant workers and patients in remote areas of central New York.

Dr. DiDuro has been privileged to teach at Life University. First, as a clinic doctor, and then as Co-Director of the Rehab department. He also served as advisor to the Chiropractic BioPhysics club, which focused on the ideal spinal model & ergonomics. While at Life University, he served on the HIPPA committee.

Resources:

softwavetrt.com

Dr. DiDuro on Facebook

drmattdiduro.com

softwaveclinics.com

Episode sponsor:

The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

 

Apr 1, 2024

Dr. Antonio Rodriguez shares an incredible story about a wheelchair bound patient who is able to walk again.

Dr. Antonio Rodriguez

Doctor of Chiropractic specializing in spinal decompression. He is also certified in the Webster technique for prenatal care and by the ICPA in pediatric care. In addition, he is an animal lover and has two dogs, Rinny and Lola. Health and well-being for all!

Resources:

Call Dr. Rodriquez at 787-414-9898

inervachiropractic.com

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The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

Mar 25, 2024

Spine specialist, Dr. Jorge Segall shares a story of a taxi driver with years of chronic back pain.

Dr. Jorge Segall Bessudo graduated as a Chiropractor from the State University of the Valley of Ecatepec (UNEVE), in addition to taking a course at the Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Texas.  He has had post-graduate training in Cox Technic.

He has participated as a speaker and teacher, in addition, he has several publications in local and international media. He is president of the Mexican Federation of Sports Chiropractic and is part of the College of Chiropractic Scientific Professionals of Mexico.

Resources:
drjorgesegallquiropractico.com

jorgesegall@gmail.com

The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

Mar 18, 2024

Joe Proskewitz, a strength training and fitness coach shares his own back surgery story and his quest to help others with back pain.

Joel Proskewitz has been working to improve the lives of athletes, low back patients and general population clients for over 25 years.

After becoming a national champion in two of the most demanding sports, Karate and Bodybuilding and with an excess of 30,000 hours of one-on-one training, Joel has dedicated his life to the improvement of exercise techniques and systems to allow his clients to achieve the very best outcome in enhancing their pain free performance.

An internationally acclaimed strength coach and low back rehabilitation specialist, Joel travels the world teaching and sharing his philosophy to a variety of clinicians and trainers and has worked with 1000’s of fitness professionals on enhancing their skill set.

For the past 14 years, Joel has worked closely with Professor Stuart McGill (head of spinal biomechanics – University of Waterloo, Canada) in the rehabilitation of low back pathologies. He also teaches both the McGill clinical and performance courses and is one of only two people in the world who teaches for Professor McGill. Further information can be viewed on www.backfitpro.com

Joel has been a presenter at high profile health and fitness conferences such as the Discovery Fitness Convention and the South African High-Performance Institute, giving advice on topics including strength training for women, Olympic lifting for sports performance and practical nutrition for fat loss. He has also featured in leading publications, such as Men’s Fitness and Men’s Health.

Joel currently works with many high-profile clients, including Olympic medalists, international musicians and world record athletes. He is the CEO of PerformanceRx in London, UK.

Resources:

performancerx.co.uk

thespinexchange.com

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Episode sponsor:

The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

 

Mar 11, 2024

Spine specialist, Dr. Eric Frank shares a story of an active middle-aged women who has a very difficult spine condition to treat and a limited amount of time to get her well before she is schedule to consult with a neurosurgeon.

Dr. Eric Frank is a 1988 Graduate of Logan University.  He has been operated Physician Associates of Pensacola, Inc. since 1990 until his recent retirement.  He has extensive training in Cox Technic and has treated thousands of patients throughout his career.  

Resources:

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Cox Technic

The Cox 8 Table by Haven Medical

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Jan 29, 2024

This week, Mr. Eric Miller has a frank discussion about finances for doctors.  

Eric has served over 20 years in the financial industry and co-owns a national financial planning company dedicated to serving the needs of healthcare owners.  He has personally had over 20,000 conversations with practice owners at every phase of ownership.  He has published countless articles, videos, and podcasts on various financial topics and is an expert on matters concerning creating economic independence for a practice owner’s business and household.  He has recently published a book “How To Become a Financial Beast” which quickly became a bestseller on Amazon.  

Resources:

Eric's Phone Number:  727-588-1540

Website:  www.econologicsfinancialadvisors.com

Free Giveaway & CTA: 

URL: www.wealthforpracticeowners.com

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Social Media:

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  • LinkedIn - linkedin.com/in/ericisyourbfff 

Our sponsor:  Haven Medical

 

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