Missing Variable Podcast

Missing Variable Podcast

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Fitness for sport, whether that be Crossfit, powerlifting, bodybuilding, etc., is an ever-increasing community. With this growth, injuries can happen, and we need to have a better understanding of the specific needs of these populations. 3x10 with a ba…
Being a program director as a student with Charlie Badawy
Nov 8 • 52 min
Charlie is completing his Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) at the University of Pittsburgh while working as a strength coach and training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at Stout Training Pittsburgh. Charlie currently over sees the student run program that p…
DPT curriculum and self taught S&C with Gabbi Whisler
Oct 18 • 45 min
Today marks a special day, it’s episode 30!!! Thank you all for listening and I hope the next 30 continue to bring you as much value as they have brought me. This weeks episode is a great one because we touch on the positive and negatives of DPT sch…
MovNat and Integrative Medicine with Tim and Jess Cummings
Oct 11 • 58 min
Ep29 is here, which means we are about to hit episode 30 next week! Thank you all for listening and your continued support. On this weeks episode we have Dr. Tim and Jess Cummings, a husband and wife power couple out of the greater KC,M…
Becoming a NextGenPT with Carlos Berio
Oct 4 • 44 min
Dr. Berio is the Owner & Head Sports Pain Jedi at SPARK Physiotherapy in Alexandria, VA. A Physical Therapist, CSCS & Myofascial Trigger Point Specialist, he also holds a MS in Clinical Exercise Physiology. He is most recognized for his work with compe…
TPI and K-Vest with Kyle Adams
Sep 27 • 40 min
Kyle is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist who started Adams Performance in 2014 to provide a higher level of sports performance and fitness coaching in the gr…
Talking S&C with SPT’s - Trey Martin
Sep 20 • 65 min
Talking S&C with SPT’s will be episodes where I have on SPT’s from across the nation to chat about all things related to S&C. This week we have on Trey Martin out of East Tennessee State University. Trey runs the @athletedocrehab instagram page…
The 4 Pillars of Blood Flow Restriction with Nicholas Rolnick
Sep 13 • 61 min
In this episode, Nicholas and I take a deep dive into BFR, but we focus in on what he considers the 4 pillars of BFR are. Links: (direct links can be found on the show info page at www.missingvariable.com/25) Nicholas’ personal instagram: @thehum…
Teaching S&C to future DPTs + The Level Up initiative
Sep 6 • 47 min
Bio: Zak Gabor received his DPT in 2015 from Ithaca College. Throughout college, he served as TA for multiple courses including MSK exam and gross anatomy, as well as getting his CSCS and personal training at the Ithaca College Fitness Center. Sin…
MDT + S&C with Jacob Templar
Aug 30 • 56 min
In this episode, we welcome Jacob Templar, a DPT out of New York who has gone through McKenzie courses A-D and will be further seeking certification. Jacob is also an advocate for strength training, both in his personal life and for his patients. W…
Pediatrics and S&C with Jeremy Kirschner
Aug 23 • 47 min
Jeremy Kirschner is a doctor of physical therapy currently serving within the pediatric sports and orthopedic niche for Seattle Children’s. Topics we chatted about: - Jerms backgrround - His patient population - Strengthening in pediatrics - You…
Soft Skills and Connections with Zach Wagner
Aug 16 • 49 min
Zach Wagner, PT, DPT, CSCS is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and Strength Coach. He is the owner of Wagner Physical Therapy & Performance, a cash-based PT business in Lakeville, MA.Through his daily practice as a PT and strength coach, his blogs and othe…
Residencies and Barbells in the Clinic with Chris Fox
Aug 9 • 47 min
Most people will know Chris Fox from the student physical therapist website which is a great resource for students and clinicians alike. Chris is the first person I reached out to for guidance on this PT journey to becoming the clinician I want to be, …
The Art of Falling with Ben Musholt
Aug 2 • 43 min
Ben Musholt is a physical therapist and entrepreneur in Portland, Oregon. He co-authored Parkour Strength Training in 2016, and he published the Mad Skills Exercise Encyclopedia in 2013, with a second edition that came out in 2017. When not coaching or…
Chronic pain, the VA, and BFR with Matt Anderson
Jul 26 • 47 min
On this episode I chat with Matt Anderson. Matt currently owns a small part-time physical therapy practice, which is located in Crossfit OptIMize. His full time job is at an outpatient VA facility working with veterans where he sees a lot of chronic pain…
Pose Method with Denise Smith
Jul 19 • 47 min
Denise Smith is a certified running technique specialist and a licensed physical therapist. She graduated from Marquette University in 2002 with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy, is the technique coach for 3 local high schools, and travels the…
Rehab Round Table - w/ Brianne, Vince, and Piotr
Jul 12 • 32 min
On this episode I got to chat with three PT’s who treat different populations. Brianne sees a more active population/ barbell athletes, Vince treats/prefers geriatric patients, and Piotr sees various populations, but see’s many climbers as he is heavily…
Gaining experience through immersion with Jon Ide-Don
Jul 5 • 46 min
Visit MissingVariable.com for complete show notes of every Podcast episode. Dr. Jon Ide-Don is a Doctor of Physical Therapy specializing in working with CrossFit athletes and Endurance Athletes. He also specializes in strength and conditioning for…
Making connections in a rural community with George Tate
Jun 28 • 24 min
George and I talk about his recent transition from student to clinician as well as where some PT’s might not be as experienced as a personal trainer. George is constantly pushing his limits and is a man who wears many hats. He has his own podcast, is…
How providers can change perception with Max Lepage
Jun 21 • 68 min
Max Lepage is a competitive natural bodybuilder and powerlifter originally from Quebec, Canada. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science at College of Charleston and is currently completing a Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Thomas Jefferson…
Missing Monday - The Entrepreneur, Manager, & Technician
Apr 23 • 5 min
I’ve been reading “The E-Myth Revisited” and have been loving it. Today I wanted to quickly talk about one of the first concepts talked about. How all of us have an entrepreneur, a manager, and a technician inside us.
Introvert turned Instagram Hustler - Bob Chang
Apr 19 • 47 min
Bob Chang is a first year DPT student at Ithaca College. He has dreams of starting his own clinic/gym when he gets out of school. Bob has been trying to brand himself on social media (@gainstherapy) and been connecting with various mentors and…
Missing Monday - Little steps lead to big changes
Apr 16 • 6 min
This episode I discuss a perspective I learned on my current clinical rotation in the acute care setting and how we can use it in other areas of life.
Missing Monday - Networking for your future
Apr 9 • 8 min
Are you networking at the local, state, and national level? If not you should be, and I give tips on how you can go about doing that in this episode of Missing Monday.
Kurt McDowell - Lifelong Learner, Sports Science, and PhD
Apr 5 • 81 min
Kurt McDowell is a Personal Trainer/Sports Coach at Southeast Hospital’s gym Healthpoint and is currently in the beginning stages of starting is own online coaching company, Paragon Training Systems. He recently acquired both his Master’s degree in…
Missing Monday - K.I.S.S. Principle
Apr 2 • 8 min
Ever have someone tell you about something and you have no idea what half the words they are saying mean? The same thing happens to our patients when we go into drawn out details. The K.I.S.S Principle aims to fix that. Show notes for all episodes can be…
Missing Monday - Encouraging Physical Activity
Mar 26 • 9 min
Is it ethical to encourage our patients to continue in a physical activity that they can become injured in? I give my opinion on this topic and hope to have some constructive conversations regarding this. Send me a message through anchor with your…
Brian King - Essential Oils, Lung Function, and Coding
Mar 22 • 50 min
Brian and I talk about how essential oils allowed him to stay health enough to stay out of the hospital. We also talk about overcoming fears and not listening to the “what-ifs” that can stop us from taking action. Follow Brian on youtube at…
Missing Monday - Distress Vs. Eustress
Mar 19 • 9 min
This week I want to talk about recognizing distress from eustress. How to say no, even when you want to do something. Then I give you a quick tip of how to relieve some of the stress you might be having. You can find the episode show notes at…
Missing Monday - 20 Minutes a Day
Mar 12 • 9 min
Welcome to the first Missing Monday! In this episode, I talk about one thing you should be doing every day, and it only takes 20 minutes. The impact it can have on your life is astronomical Find the show notes at missingvariable.com/podcast Follow me on…
Making your bed and other habit changes with John Slater
Mar 8 • 32 min
John and I talk about Deep work, holding yourself accountable publicly, John’s morning routine and why everyone should have one, and many other things that are sure to help you out. Follow john on instagram at @john.slater Check out his youtube -…
Introduction
Mar 4 • 2 min
My first episode! Listen to what this ride is going to be about. Let’s find what we’re missing.