Dr. Katinka van der Merwe has spent the last twelve years of her career developing her patented treatment system, addressing neurologic dysfunction and severe chronic pain. She was raised in a holistic background and believes that the human body is more than a collection of parts, each to be analyzed and treated separately. Based on the success of her program where every other treatment failed, she is now sharing her knowledge with the world. She believes that there ought to be better answers for those living with the hell of daily chronic pain. After treating hundreds of patients, she and her staff have noted repeated patterns in the chronic pain population. This knowledge provides a wealth of information previously unavailable to chronic pain patients. You deserve more answers and a better approach than chasing inadequate pain management. You deserve the chance to regain the life you were meant to live.
105: The Attitude of Healing
The healing process always requires optimal emotional, physical and mental participation of not only the physician, but also the patient. After treating hundreds of severe and complex pain patients, Dr. Katinka van der Merwe has developed significant experience in predicting which patients bring the correct attitude to the table, optimizing their chance of a successful outcome. In this episode, Dr. Katinka interviews her patient, Mark, and discusses the attributes that every patient must require while fighting for their health and sanity.
104: How Your Mind May Hold Your Body Back
It’s impossible to be human and not suffer from emotional stress as you navigate life. What if, however, stress not only makes you feel negative emotions, but also prevents your body from healing itself? In this episode, Dr. Katinka and Dr. Lucas discuss how emotional stress is often at the root of chronic pain, and how appropriately coping with that stress allows your body to thrive.
103: Why Modern Medicine is Failing People Who Suffer from Chronic Pain
Worldwide, 1.5 billion people suffer from chronic pain. Traditional medicine does not treat the root of chronic pain, but rather focuses on an approach of treating symptoms. Dr. Katinka van der Merwe discusses the fallacy and inherent danger of this approach and how it is affecting every pain patient trapped in the maze of traditional medicine.
102: The Hidden Connection Between Viruses & Chronic Pain
In this episode, Dr. Katinka van der Merwe shares an interesting and potentially groundbreaking commonality that she discovered most chronic pain patients share: hidden viral and/or bacterial infections. She also interviews Dr. Hannelie van der Merwe, an expert in holistic functional blood analysis and supplementation.
101: Trailblazing a New Approach to Chronic Pain
Dr. Katinka van der Merwe has developed one of the most successful non-invasive treatment programs in the world for severe, chronic pain conditions. In this first episode, she explains why and how the body heals and why we get sick in the first place. Dr. Katinka also discusses how she developed her system, and why it often works when all else has failed.
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Hope and Desire
Hope and desire are beneficial in overcoming many challenges. Dr. Katinka and the Spero Clinic give hope and help increase desire when the challenge is related to pain.
The Spero Clinic is amazing. Dr Katinka and her staff healed my daughter from CRPS. They are the real deal!
I am amazed at the volume of knowledge that Dr K. Possesses. She is very giving of her knowledge which helps build faith in her system. As a patient, I am proof that her knowledge is accurate. She lets you know what to expect ahead of time which helps.