2 hr 13 min

53. Bradley Silva, Ketamine and Its Power to Heal and Ease Pain Warrior Healer Podcast

    • Mental Health

Welcome back to the Warrior Healer Podcast! This week we dive into ketamine's multifaceted role in medicine, particularly its effectiveness in managing pain, depression, PTSD, and addiction. HostJohnny Martinez and guest Dr. Bradley Silva of Lakeshore Pain unpack ketamine's history, therapeutic applications, and its dual nature of clinical and spiritual use. Highlights include its mechanisms, balancing acts between benefits and side effects, regulatory considerations, and the nuances of ketamine-assisted psychotherapy. Emphasizing the critical distinction between its medically supervised versus recreational use, the talk navigates through the evolution and increasing importance of ketamine in treatments, integrating the complex dynamics of dosage, patient safety, and accessibility into the narrative.



01:04 Exploring Ketamine: From Pain Management to Mental Health
36:48 Ketamine vs. Traditional Antidepressants: A Medical Perspective
50:37 The Role of SSRIs and SNRIs in Neurotransmission
53:52 Personal Experiences and Perspectives on Medication and Psychedelics
01:21 Safety, Diagnosis, and Treatment Process for Ketamine Therapy
01:34 Exploring the Phenomenon of Sacred Geometry in Psychedelic Experiences
01:38 Understanding High Blood Pressure and Ketamine's Effects
01:47:31 Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy: A New Frontier in Mental Health
 
Brad Social Media:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lakeshorepainandspinecenter
Website: https://www.lakeshorepain.com/ 
 
Johnny Social Media:
Instagram: @Johnny.jiu.jitsu
Instagram: @warriorhealerpodcast.
Email: warriorhealerpodcast@gmail.com
Linktr.ee: https://linktr.ee/warriorhealerpodcast
Warrior Healer Coaching:
Welcome to Warrior Healer Coaching, where we harness the strength of the warrior spirit to guide you on your journey to healing and empowerment. As a coach, I specialize in helping individuals navigate the path to wellness, combining the resilience of the warrior archetype with the transformative power of healing. Whether you’re facing life’s challenges head-on or seeking to unlock your full potential, my coaching offers personalized support and practical tools to cultivate inner strength, resilience, and lasting transformation. Together, we’ll embark on a journey of self-discovery, tapping into your innate warrior spirit to overcome obstacles, embrace healing and thrive in all aspects of life. Email warriorhealerpodcast@gmail.com to inquire about coaching.
What's offered? 
Bundle 1 , 3 , 6 & 12 month programs
Certified in - EFT/TFT Tapping, Awareness practices, Breathwork, Mediation & QiGong
Other modalities offered - Havening practice, EMDR, Transcendental Meditation, Reiki, Sound Healing, Chakra aligning, Yoga, BJJ and Martial Arts, Personal training and Hot & Cold exposure therapy
There are options to numerous ceremonial opportunities alongside the programming if we see beneficial on a person by person basis
 

Welcome back to the Warrior Healer Podcast! This week we dive into ketamine's multifaceted role in medicine, particularly its effectiveness in managing pain, depression, PTSD, and addiction. HostJohnny Martinez and guest Dr. Bradley Silva of Lakeshore Pain unpack ketamine's history, therapeutic applications, and its dual nature of clinical and spiritual use. Highlights include its mechanisms, balancing acts between benefits and side effects, regulatory considerations, and the nuances of ketamine-assisted psychotherapy. Emphasizing the critical distinction between its medically supervised versus recreational use, the talk navigates through the evolution and increasing importance of ketamine in treatments, integrating the complex dynamics of dosage, patient safety, and accessibility into the narrative.



01:04 Exploring Ketamine: From Pain Management to Mental Health
36:48 Ketamine vs. Traditional Antidepressants: A Medical Perspective
50:37 The Role of SSRIs and SNRIs in Neurotransmission
53:52 Personal Experiences and Perspectives on Medication and Psychedelics
01:21 Safety, Diagnosis, and Treatment Process for Ketamine Therapy
01:34 Exploring the Phenomenon of Sacred Geometry in Psychedelic Experiences
01:38 Understanding High Blood Pressure and Ketamine's Effects
01:47:31 Ketamine Assisted Psychotherapy: A New Frontier in Mental Health
 
Brad Social Media:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lakeshorepainandspinecenter
Website: https://www.lakeshorepain.com/ 
 
Johnny Social Media:
Instagram: @Johnny.jiu.jitsu
Instagram: @warriorhealerpodcast.
Email: warriorhealerpodcast@gmail.com
Linktr.ee: https://linktr.ee/warriorhealerpodcast
Warrior Healer Coaching:
Welcome to Warrior Healer Coaching, where we harness the strength of the warrior spirit to guide you on your journey to healing and empowerment. As a coach, I specialize in helping individuals navigate the path to wellness, combining the resilience of the warrior archetype with the transformative power of healing. Whether you’re facing life’s challenges head-on or seeking to unlock your full potential, my coaching offers personalized support and practical tools to cultivate inner strength, resilience, and lasting transformation. Together, we’ll embark on a journey of self-discovery, tapping into your innate warrior spirit to overcome obstacles, embrace healing and thrive in all aspects of life. Email warriorhealerpodcast@gmail.com to inquire about coaching.
What's offered? 
Bundle 1 , 3 , 6 & 12 month programs
Certified in - EFT/TFT Tapping, Awareness practices, Breathwork, Mediation & QiGong
Other modalities offered - Havening practice, EMDR, Transcendental Meditation, Reiki, Sound Healing, Chakra aligning, Yoga, BJJ and Martial Arts, Personal training and Hot & Cold exposure therapy
There are options to numerous ceremonial opportunities alongside the programming if we see beneficial on a person by person basis
 

2 hr 13 min