61 episodes

Dr. Robert Watkins IV is the top spine surgeon for professional athletes in the world. Having helped all-star athletes in the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL and PGA get back in the game, he discusses everything from daily pain a lot of people have, to serious injuries from accidents and sports. The show focuses on these common issues and provides simple ways to fix them. If you’ve ever had back pain, you know how much it affects everything in your life. The Back Doctor Podcast is a must-listen if you want to improve your back and neck pain levels.
Visit WatkinsSpine.com or Call 310.448.7844

Back Doctor Dr. Robert Watkins

    • Science
    • 5.0, 23 Ratings

Dr. Robert Watkins IV is the top spine surgeon for professional athletes in the world. Having helped all-star athletes in the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL and PGA get back in the game, he discusses everything from daily pain a lot of people have, to serious injuries from accidents and sports. The show focuses on these common issues and provides simple ways to fix them. If you’ve ever had back pain, you know how much it affects everything in your life. The Back Doctor Podcast is a must-listen if you want to improve your back and neck pain levels.
Visit WatkinsSpine.com or Call 310.448.7844

    Racism in America - Felippe Lemoine, MD - Part 2

    Racism in America - Felippe Lemoine, MD - Part 2

    Robert G. Watkins, IV, MD, discusses systemic racism in America with Philippe Lemoine, MD: history, genetics, slavery, Jim Crow, red lining, GI Bill, crime, police, criminal justice, and more...

    • 33 min
    Racism in America - Felippe Lemoine, MD - Part 1

    Racism in America - Felippe Lemoine, MD - Part 1

    Robert G. Watkins, IV, MD, discusses racism in America with Philippe Lemoine, MD: history, genetics, slavery, Jim Crow, red lining, GI Bill, crime, police, criminal justice, and more...

    • 39 min
    Corona Virus Update 5/29/20

    Corona Virus Update 5/29/20

    Robert Watkins, IV, MD discusses COVID-19: current status, testing, treatments, vaccine, speculations, and hope for the future.

    • 7 min
    Interview with Sue Falsone, part 2

    Interview with Sue Falsone, part 2

    Sue Falsone PT, MS, AT, Co-Owner Structure and Function Education and Robert Watkins, IV, MD, Ortho Spine Surgeon discuss treatment of back pain in athletes, cupping, and evaluation of new techniques.

    • 21 min
    Interview with Sue Falsone, part 1

    Interview with Sue Falsone, part 1

    Sue Falsone PT, MS, AT, Co-Owner Structure and Function Education and Robert Watkins, IV, MD, Ortho Spine Surgeon discuss treatment of back pain in athletes and dry needling versus acupuncture.

    • 30 min
    Corona Virus Update 4/16/20

    Corona Virus Update 4/16/20

    Robert Watkins, IV, MD discusses the status of COVID-19 in the community of Los Angeles. His roles as chief of staff, community council member, and spine surgeon to professional athletes provide a unique and comprehensive view of the corona crisis in Los Angeles.

    • 8 min

Customer Reviews

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23 Ratings

23 Ratings

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Neck and Back Pain

I just finished Dr. Watkins episode about chronic Neck and Back pain and have found it to be extremely valuable piece of info. Dr. Watkins preformed cervical surgery on me he’s really a great surgeon. His approach to your recovery is multifaceted and he tries hard to get you feeling normal again.

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