Joint Pain

Learn more about the causes of joint pain, how to determine what is causing it, and the treatment options available to you.

53 – The Mindset Needed to Overcome an Injury

In this episode, Brian and I discuss the mindset that is needed to help you recover from injury fast and come back stronger then you were before.  Brian Cain, MPM is the creator of The Mental Performance Mastery (MPM) Coaching Certification Course,  a #1 International Best-Selling Author, Speaker and Consultant. Brian is widely regarded as the foremost…

52 – Knee Pain in Climbers and How To Prevent It

This is Episode 5 in our Climbing Series. In this episode, I interview Dr. Michelle Snow of Ascend Chiropractic who helps me understand more about treating climbers and how she approaches knee issues. Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes Podcast and is a co-owner of Ethos Integrative Medicine in Scottsdale, AZ. Dr. Matt…

51 – Hands and Wrists for Climbers feat. Dr. Michelle Snow

This is Episode 4 in our Climbing Series. In this episode, I interview Dr. Michelle Snow of Ascend Chiropractic who helps me understand more about treating climbers and how she approaches issues with the hands and wrists. Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes Podcast and is a co-owner of Ethos Integrative Medicine in Scottsdale, AZ.…

50 – Low Back and Hip Flexors for Climbers feat. Dr. Michelle Snow

This is Episode 3 in our Climbing Series. In this episode, I interview Dr. Michelle Snow of Ascend Chiropractic who helps me understand more about treating climbers and how she approaches issues with the low back. When it comes to injury treatment and prevention, one of the sports that often gets overlooked is the world of…

49 – Shoulder and Thoracic Spine in Climbers feat. Dr. Michelle Snow

This is Episode 2 in our Climbing Series. In this episode, I interview Dr. Michelle Snow of Ascend Chiropractic who helps me understand more about treating climbers and how she approaches issues with the shoulder. When it comes to injury treatment and prevention, one of the sports that often gets overlooked is the world of climbing.…

48 – Common Injuries in Climbers feat. Dr. Michelle Snow

Ethos Athletes is about being able to provide resources to help individuals stay active in their life. When it comes to injury treatment and prevention, one of the sports that often gets overlooked is the world of climbing. I wanted to help provide a resource for individuals who love to climb in addition to learning…

45 – Peptide Therapy for Joint Pain and Sports Injuries feat. Ryan Smith

This is episode 3 in our Peptide Series. In this episode, Ryan Smith and I discuss the Peptides we have seen be clinically effective for treating joint pain and sports injuries. The peptides we discuss in this podcast are BPC-157, TB4, AOD + HA, Pentosan Polysulfate, Cerebrolysin, and GHK-Cu. To learn more about peptide therapy,…

Why PRP Is a Game-Changer in Treating Damaged Joints and Tendons

Leading-edge medical treatments sometimes take decades to filter down to everyday patients, since expansive testing is usually required to assure that such treatments don’t have unwanted side effects. This is complicated by the fact that, often, two people may respond to drugs in very different ways. Sometimes, extremely large volumes of study are necessary to…

41 – Understanding Symmetry feat. Dr. Jeremy Kerrigan

In Episode 32, we talked about the 4 components that can cause joint pain: Articulation, Neuromuscular, Stability, and Symmetry. I wanted to take a further dive into Symmetry to learn what causes our bodies to become more asymmetrical then normal. For this podcast, I brought on my friend, Dr. Jeremy Kerrigan of the Chiropractic Wellness…

40 – Could You Be Experiencing Nerve Pain? feat. Dr. John Lyftogt

As many of you know I specialize in treating joint pain. I was having great outcomes but also knew that there were some patients that were not getting 100% better. Determined to find an answer, I set out to take get trainied in Perineural Injection Therapy from the main researcher behind it, Dr. John Lyftogt.…

37 – PRP and Stem Cell for Hip Pain

Dr. Matthew Hernandez is joined by Nashville Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Ethan Kellum to discuss how they treat hip pain using Stem Cell and PRP Therapy. Dr. Ethan Kellum is the owner of Nashville Regenerative Orthopedics where he utilizes Regenerative Medicine in his practice to treat joint pain.   Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes Podcast…

36 – PRP and Stem Cell Therapy for Knee Pain

Dr. Matthew Hernandez is joined by Nashville Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Ethan Kellum to discuss how they treat knee pain using Stem Cell and PRP Therapy. Dr. Ethan Kellum is the owner of Nashville Regenerative Orthopedics where he utilizes Regenerative Medicine in his practice to treat joint pain.   Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes Podcast…

35 – Stem Cell and PRP for Elbow and Wrist Pain

Dr. Matthew Hernandez is joined by Nashville Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Ethan Kellum to discuss how they treat elbow and wrist pain using Stem Cell and PRP Therapy. Dr. Ethan Kellum is the owner of Nashville Regenerative Orthopedics where he utilizes Regenerative Medicine in his practice to treat joint pain.   Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos…

34 – Stem Cell and PRP for Shoulder Pain

Dr. Matthew Hernandez is joined by Nashville Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Ethan Kellum to discuss how they treat shoulder pain using Stem Cell and PRP Therapy. Dr. Ethan Kellum is the owner of Nashville Regenerative Orthopedics where he utilizes Regenerative Medicine in his practice to treat joint pain.   Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes Podcast…

33 – Basics of Stem Cell and PRP Therapy for Joint Pain

Click to Download Dr. Matthew Hernandez is joined by Nashville Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Ethan Kellum to the basics of Stem Cell and PRP Therapy for joint pain. Dr. Ethan Kellum is the owner of Nashville Regenerative Orthopedics where he utilizes Regenerative Medicine in his practice to treat joint pain.   Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos…

32 – Is Your Joint Pain Being Evaluated Properly?

Dr. Matthew Hernandez is joined by Nashville Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Ethan Kellum to discuss how they both approach joint pain and why many people are not treated properly.  Dr. Ethan Kellum is the owner of Nashville Regenerative Orthopedics where he utilizes Regenerative Medicine in his practice to treat joint pain.   Dr. Matt is the host of…

30 – Dry Needling Basics with Dr. Jennifer Hallquist

Click to Download Dr. Jennifer Hallquist, owner of Lift Therapeutics, discusses why Dry Needling can help solve your aches and pains. Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes Podcast and is a co-owner of  Ethos Integrative Medicine in Scottsdale, AZ. Dr. Matt specializes in Regenerative and Restorative Sports Medicine, providing advanced minimally invasive (non-surgical) treatments…

29 – Sports Massage for Recovery feat. Don Wong

Click to Download Licensed Massage Therapist, Don Wong, discusses the importance of getting a sports massage to prevent injury and improve recovery. Learn more about Don by Clicking Here. Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes Podcast and is a co-owner of Ethos Integrative Medicine in Scottsdale, AZ. Dr. Matt specializes in Regenerative and Restorative…

Perineural Injection Therapy

What is Perineural Injection Therapy? Perineural Injection Therapy (PIT) treats inflamed and injured nerves that cause chronic pain. The nerve pain can be due to trauma, arthritis, sports injuries, overuse, occupational, or surgical injuries. PIT is a proven safe, effective treatment for patients who are experiencing joint pain and are considering options outside of surgery…

Considerations for Finding a Regenerative Medicine Practitioner

Seeing a physician that is dedicated to Regenerative Orthopedics? Many physicians are starting to see how effective Regenerative Medicine treatments can be for treating joint pain and preventing surgery. However, not all physicians offering these services are created equal. A large percentage of these physicians are family medicine doctors, burned out emergency medicine physicians, etc..…

Am I Healthy Enough for a Regenerative Medicine Treatment?

Regenerative Medicine is an exciting field that offers safe and effective treatments for joint pain and sports injuries. However, it is important to know that not everyone is a candidate for these treatments. Take a look at the list below to find out if you are a candidate. Who is an Ideal Candidate for Regenerative…

Which Regenerative Medicine Treatment is Right for Me?

“Do you offer PRP Therapy?” “Can prolotherapy help with my severe hip arthritis?” “Can PRP Therapy help my shoulder pain?” These are just a few of the questions that we are happy to answer when patients call and ask us. However we know not everyone wants to call, so I decided to write an article…

What is Causing My Joint Pain?

When it comes to addressing joint pain, many individuals don’t get the results they are looking for because their healthcare practitioner failed to address the “complete picture” of their joint health. In this article you will learn: The basics of the four major factors that make a healthy joint How these factors play into joint…

08 – Elbow and Wrist Mobility with Dr. Tom Padilla

Click to Download Dr. Tom discusses causes of elbow and wrist immobility and provides ways to improve them. Dr. Tom is the owner of The Doctors of Physical Therapy in Scottsdale, AZ. He specializes in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation and primarily works with CrossFit athletes, runners, and golfers. Dr. Matt is the host of the…

07 – Knee, Ankle, and Foot Mobility with Dr. Tom Padilla

Click to Download Dr. Tom discusses causes of knee, ankle, and foot immobility and provides ways to improve them. Dr. Tom is the owner of The Doctors of Physical Therapy in Scottsdale, AZ. He specializes in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation and primarily works with CrossFit athletes, runners, and golfers. Dr. Matt is the host of…

05 – Hip Mobility with Dr. Tom Padilla

Click to Download Dr. Tom discusses the causes of hip immobility and provides ways to improve it. Dr. Tom is the owner of The Doctors of Physical Therapy in Scottsdale, AZ. He specializes in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation and primarily works with CrossFit athletes, runners, and golfers. Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos…

04 – Shoulder Mobility with Dr. Tom Padilla

Click to Download Dr. Tom discusses causes of shoulder immobility and provides ways to improve them. Dr. Tom is the owner of The Doctors of Physical Therapy in Scottsdale, AZ. He specializes in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation and primary works with CrossFit athletes, runners, and golfers. Dr. Matt is the host of the Ethos Athletes…

03 – Common Mistakes in Mobility & How to Fix Them with Dr. Tom Padilla

Click to Download This is the second episode in our Mobility Series featuring Dr. Tom Padilla of The Doctors of Physical Therapy. In this episode, Dr. Tom talks about common mistakes CrossFit athletes make when it comes to mobility and shares tips on how to correct them. Dr. Tom is the owner of The Doctors of Physical…

02 – Mobility Basics with Dr. Tom Padilla

Click to Download This episode is the start of our Mobility Series featuring Dr. Tom Padilla of The Doctors of Physical Therapy. In this episode, Dr. Tom answers frequently asked questions regarding mobility. Dr. Tom is the owner of The Doctors of Physical Therapy in Scottsdale, AZ. He specializes in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation and primary works with CrossFit…

Treating Plantar Fasciitis

So you have been dealing with foot pain and have probably asked yourself “What is causing this pain?” What is the plantar fascia? Fascia is a type of connective tissue that surrounds and separates muscles and often adds to stability. Your plantar fascia is located on the bottom of your foot and stretches from your…