21 episodes

Getting Well in America is a podcast about just that; Helping you move from being a patient to becoming a whole person again. Whether you've had chronic pain for years or are new to being a patient with a knee or hip replacement, you're going to need some help along that path to getting well. We seek out and talk to the very best Doctors, therapists and programs that can help you deal with that long road back to health, both mentally and physically. Listen in and start the journey back.

Getting Well In America on Radio Misfits John Myers, Dr. Joe Cutler, Jeff Falconer, Radio Misfits

    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Getting Well in America is a podcast about just that; Helping you move from being a patient to becoming a whole person again. Whether you've had chronic pain for years or are new to being a patient with a knee or hip replacement, you're going to need some help along that path to getting well. We seek out and talk to the very best Doctors, therapists and programs that can help you deal with that long road back to health, both mentally and physically. Listen in and start the journey back.

    GWIA – Brian Keenoy & “Take Out” Physical Therapy

    GWIA – Brian Keenoy & “Take Out” Physical Therapy

    Ever get frustrated with your therapy because it's just not the same at home as at the PT clinic?

    Well Brian Keenoy has a few really good ideas about making your work at home easier and more effective, in harmony with in-clinic sessions.  From Northern Michigan, Brian helps a huge number of people get the help they need and learn how to "Take Home" all those hard earned skills. [EP21]

     

    • 43 min
    GWIA – Phil Madden, Acupuncture Therapy

    GWIA – Phil Madden, Acupuncture Therapy

    Ever wonder what was really happening with Acupuncture?  How it worked and how it helped?  How it works on the body and your energy system?  Well then listen to Phil Madden, a therapist with decades of experience in Acupuncture, as he details for us the inner workings of the energy balancing system we call acupuncture. [EP20]

    • 42 min
    GWIA – Leslie Jaubert, “Simple water therapy kills pain”

    GWIA – Leslie Jaubert, “Simple water therapy kills pain”

    Want freedom from pain?  Water therapy is a huge key to that freedom.  Listen to Leslie Jaubert talk about why aqua therapy is so good for you and exactly how easy it is to get going.  Through your doctor, your clinic or physical therapy you can take advantage of water's natural buoyancy and compression to help you on your road to Getting Well. Enjoy [EP19]

    • 41 min
    GWIA – Human Touch

    GWIA – Human Touch

    This week John sits down with Shiatsu Acupressure Massage Therapist Gary Ruiz who helps us understand the importance of human touch in the healing arts and how this form of "barefoot medicine" can help us all understand the human condition and our own pathway to getting well.  It's really quite the roadmap this week so enjoy this episode on your own journey. [EP18].fusion-body .fusion-builder-column-0{width:100% !important;margin-top : 0px;margin-bottom : 0px;}.fusion-builder-column-0 > .fusion-column-wrapper {padding-top : 0px !important;padding-right : 0px !important;margin-right : 0px;padding-bottom : 0px !important;padding-left : 0px !important;margin-left : 0px;}@media only screen and (max-width:1024px) {.fusion-body .fusion-builder-column-0{width:100% !important;}.fusion-builder-column-0 > .fusion-column-wrapper {margin-right : 0px;margin-left : 0px;}}@media only screen and (max-width:640px) {.fusion-body .fusion-builder-column-0{width:100% !important;}.fusion-builder-column-0 > .fusion-column-wrapper {margin-right : 0px;margin-left : 0px;}}.fusion-fullwidth.fusion-builder-row-1 { overflow:visible; }.fusion-body .fusion-flex-container.fusion-builder-row-1{ padding-top : 0px;margin-top : 0px;padding-right : 0px;padding-bottom : 0px;margin-bottom : 0px;padding-left : 0px;}

    • 38 min
    GWIA – Baby Steps, Caitlin Anderson from Tranquil Waves Yoga

    GWIA – Baby Steps, Caitlin Anderson from Tranquil Waves Yoga

    Just start with baby steps and keep it going.  Caitlin Anderson from Tranquil Waves Yoga joins us and talks about the importance of physical therapy and John's favorite subject, Chair Yoga.  It's all about the little things. Enjoy. [EP17]

    • 33 min
    GWIA – She was Practiced at the Art of Deception

    GWIA – She was Practiced at the Art of Deception

    Call it what you want but getting better can be tough work and just doesn't show you the results you want instantly.  But Progress not Perfection becomes our mantra this week as we talk failure, relapse and getting back on the horse.  How's that attitude been working for you John?  Can you relate?  Enjoy a few words of wisdom from GWIA. [EP16]

    • 36 min

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CMA2017 ,

So needed!!

I am a physical therapist assistant and a private yoga instructor who specializes in therapeutic yoga for injury, dysfunction, and pain. I am really looking forward to future episodes and sharing them as another resource for my clients/patients.

Such an important topic and so needed right now for so many!

Thank you!!