FTCA Podcast #43 - Annie O'Connor PT - A World of Hurt

Ms. O’Connor will be presenting twice at Forward 19, Sept 20-22 at Logan University. See the links at Forwardthinkingchiro.com for more info.

You can save $25 on your Forward 19 admission with the code “realdctalk” for listening to this podcast!

Annie O’Connor, PT, OCS, Cert. MDT, has co-authored recent 2015 book “A World of Hurt: A Guide to Classifying Pain” and recent September 2016 Journal Article in JMMT “Validation of a pain mechanism classification system (PMCS) in physical therapy practice”. Both publications offer a research supported curative “paradigm shift” in managing Musculoskeletal Pain promoting effective and efficient outcomes with significant cost savings.

She lectures nationally and internationally on musculoskeletal pain classification and intervention, neurodynamic evaluation and treatment, mechanical diagnosis and therapy of spine and extremities, kinetic chain evaluation, and functional manual therapy and exercise prescription. She was instrumental in establishing the allied health’s clinical diagnostic approach for musculoskeletal pain at RIC. She is a member of American Physical Therapy Association in the orthopedic section and canine special interest group, the North American Spine Society (NASS), and McKenzie Institute. She serves on the 10X25 tactile coalition task force to reduce spine related disability by 10 % in year 2025 sponsored NASS Spine Foundation.

She continues to treat orthopedic, neurological patients, and canines with musculoskeletal pain.

FTCA Podcast #40 - Mark King DC - Motion Palpation Institute

Mark A. King, DC is a 1982 honors graduate and student athlete of Florida Southern College and a 1986 cum laude graduate of Life Chiropractic College in Marietta Georgia. Dr. King opened the Mt. Lookout Chiropractic and Sports Injury Center with his wife, Dr. Donna Moloney, in February, 1987. Together, they run a large, eleven-doctor multi-disciplinary clinic in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Dr. King is on the post-graduate faculty of National University Health Sciences. Dr. King became the third President of the Motion Palpation Institute in 2001 and continues in that capacity. He has been an instructor for the Motion Palpation Institute since 1994 and has taught all over the world. He has co-authored a case presentation for JMPT on cervical spine instability following a traumatic automobile accident. He has written over 25 articles for Dynamic Chiropractic.

Dr. King is past president of the Southwestern Ohio Chiropractic Association and Chiropractic Choice, and he is a member of the ACA and the Ohio State Chiropractic Association.

Dr. King is involved in the development and teaching of all the MPI classes

FTCA Podcast #39 - Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

In this episode we are joined by Ross Mattox DC RMSK, Dan Haun DC DACBR, and Pat Battaglia DC DACBR from Logan University. We are discussing musculoskeletal ultrasound and its applications to the clinical practice of chiropractic. Great conversation! Sharp doctors! Logan is quite an impressive institution.

And I’m not saying that just because Forward19 will be taking place at Logan University, Sept 20-22nd 2019. But you absolutely don’t want to miss it, especially since these fine doctors, and many more will be speaking over the weekend. It’s an evidence based extravaganza!

More info HERE!

FTCA Podcast #34 - Gray Cook PT

Gray Cook joins us on the podcast. He will also be the keynote speaker for Forward19, Sept 20-22nd at Logan University.

You can find out more about this amazing event at https://sports-seminars.com/forward-19?fbclid=IwAR3Cw5-GiPfIUOWN6z628TSqmcpOcm59br5nOFg1AQWM2KfOhYeqJs1x7Vo.

”Gray Cook is a practicing physical therapist, an orthopedic certified specialist, a certified strength and conditioning specialist, and an RKC kettlebell instructor. He is the founder of Functional Movement Systems, a company that promotes the concept of movement pattern screening and assessment. His work and ideas are at the forefront of fitness, conditioning, injury prevention, and rehabilitation. You’ll find him lecturing on these topics several weekends each month, worldwide. Gray received his graduate physical therapy education at the University of Miami School of Medicine with a research focus on orthopedics and sports rehabilitation.”

FTCA Podcast #31 - Maria Buscemi, MPA - ACA Vice President of Education

NCLC 2019 talk with Maria Buscemi, VP of Education for the American Chiropractic Association.

If you are on the fence about going to NCLC, you are running out of time to get an excellent early bird price. Go to acatoday.org/nclc2019 to find out more!

Also, as a side note, due to the time sensitivity of this podcast, we have foregone a crowd favorite… The PAIN ZONE FINISH. Do yourself, and Pain Zone a favor and go to ipainzone.com and show your support as well as get yourself some free samples of Pain Zone.

FTCA Podcast #29 - Dr. Jordan Shallow - The Muscle Doc

Join me as I interview Dr. Jordan Shallow aka The Muscle Doc. Dr. Shallow is also a strength and conditioning coach for Stanford Rugby and a seasoned athlete in his own right. Enjoy!

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FTCA Podcast #27 - Fasting Mimicking Diet - Victoria Hahn MS RDN and Mark Testa DC

In this episode we are joined by the L-Nutra team to talk about the fasting mimicking diet and their product, Prolon. Our first nutrition talk on the podcast! Woo Hoo!

Prolon way a key sponsor of the FTCA’s first annual convention: ForwardKC and I am a fan of the product. I hope you enjoy the interview. If you’d like to learn more, check out Prolon at https://prolonfmd.com/.

The FTCA Podcast is brought to you by the following sponsors:

- Parker Seminars - https://parkerseminars.com
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FTCA Podcast #26 - Craig Liebenson DC - "Be a Learn It All, Not a Know It All"

I’ve listened to this interview multiple times. And I’ll listen to it many times again. So good. Dr. Liebenson is on a whole different level. I hope you enjoy the interview too. You might want to take notes…

(p.s yes the “Be a learn it all not a know it all” quote is originally attributed to many people, primarily Satya Nadella, Microsoft CEO. Craig said it here. Live it!)

Brought to you by:

- Parker Seminars (parkerseminars.com)
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FTCA Podcast #24 - Todd Riddle DC - FAKTR

One heck of an enjoyable interview with Dr. Riddle.  A consummate professional who can also keep it real.  This is the final episode of Season 1 everybody!  Thank you for listening and stay tuned for Season 2!  I hope you enjoyed our first foray into the chiropractic podcasting realm.  All feedback and guest ideas can be sent to forwardthinkingchiro@gmail.com