Podcast

RDL #95: Dr. Aura Tovar

Are you taking good care of yourself so that you can best help others? Dr. Aura Tovar shares the importance of loving ourselves first and making daily routines for our health and wellbeing a priority so that we can find success in all the other parts of our lives. We also discussed how she has overcome challenges and helps others move forward through her Get Naked Series, two keys to business success, and how doing Chiropractic mission trips transformed her life and practice.

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About Our Guest: 

Dr. Tovar is an internationally speaker with the lasting purpose of transforming lives to expressing their optimal potential.  She has been a Chiropractor in Miami in a practice she founded in 2000 with the main objective to help raise happy healthy unmedicated families. She developed a program called “Get Naked Series” in 2014 to educated and facilitate the clearing of emotional subluxations that get in the way of thriving in life. Dr. Tovar is also the Vice President of ChiroMission and has been serving and facilitating trips to help the less fortunate for the last 10 years.  Her biggest accomplishment in life is being the mother of  her two amazing teenagers and prides herself on living a well balance family life while reaching for a higher standard of being.

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RDL #94: Dr. Alex Vidan

How can you work more collaboratively with other health professionals? Dr Alex Vidan shares his experience being team Chiropractor for the St Louis Cardinals and the St Louis Rams, and how his skills combined with consistent efforts being a health leader within his community provided him with these unique experiences. Dr Vidan shares the value of being persistent, learning fro your losses, and why it’s important to  remove ‘energy vampires’ from your life. We also discussed tips for working with your spouse, juggling being a parent with practice and international speaking, and how to do more of what you love!

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About our guest:

Dr. Alex Vidan has a vision for chiropractic that reaches far beyond his successful practice in St. Louis, Missouri.  He is an international speaker and chiropractic advocate.  Dr. Vidan served as a Team Physician and Chiropractor for the St. Louis Cardinals organization starting in 2010 and during their 2011 World Championship season.  Since 2008, he has been a contributor on health and wellness topics for Fox 2 News and has been in over 200 news segments.  In those segments he promotes our profession and encourages viewers to seek the care of a chiropractor…not just in his personal practice.

Dr. Vidan is married to fellow chiropractor Dr. Sara Vidan. The two met in undergrad at LSU and both went through chiropractic college together. After graduating in 2004, they started their practice together and then started their family soon after that. Drs Alex and Sara Vidan live in St Louis with their three wonderful children, Azaiah, Ambrielle, and Amelie.

Connect with Dr. Vidan and find out about his programs to help Chiropractors to get on TV here 

Find out More about Dr. Vidan’s programs for Chiropractors on TMJD and improve your clinical care here

Meet up with Dr. Vidan at these upcoming events he is speaking at:

Nova Scotia Chiropractic Event September 22, 2018

Genesis Pediatrics Conference

RDL #93: Dr. Stephanie Maj

Are you surrounding yourself with the right people?  Dr. Stephanie Maj discusses her 24 years in chiropractic, how she has learned to view the practice as a marathon not a sprint, and why she consistently finds greater happiness in her business through connecting with people who resonate with her vision and values. We also discussed Podcasting, working with your spouse, how to get more comfortable taking risks, and effectively delegating!

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About Our Guest:

Since 1996, Dr. Maj has run a family-oriented subluxation-based wellness practice in Chicago where she specializes in pediatric, pregnancy, family, and wellness care. Dr. Maj is certified in Pediatrics and the Webster Technique from the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association. Dr. Maj is a member of the Royal Knights of the Chiropractic Roundtable, on the board of the League of Chiropractic Women, International Chiropractic Pediatric Association and the World Congress of Chiropractic Women.

The second edition of her book, You Can Be Well, was released last year. In this book she discusses the 5 vital steps to wellness. Inspired by chiropractic missions she participated in both the Dominican Republic and Haiti, Dr. Stephanie Maj has created her own mission work right in her hometown of Chicago. She has volunteered her time at the Night Ministry, a homeless organization, where she adjusts homeless youth on the streets as well as in their local shelter.

Dr. Maj speaks internationally on a variety of topics ranging from success in practice, aging well, to pediatrics and pregnancy. She brings an energy, enthusiasm and sense of humor to the stage in a way that helps inspire others to reach for their dreams. Dr. Steph is the host of the podcast, Women Seeking Wellness, focusing on the Real Story on how to Be Well at any age. In the short time it has been out, her podcast climbed to #1 spot on the iTunes New and Noteworthy in the health category. In June of 2018 she launched her newest podcast, Families Seeking Wellness, bringing holistic health resources to parents that intend to grow healthy families! Please look for it on iTunes and Stitcher or go to drmaj.com to listen

RDL #92: Dr. Billy DeMoss

Are you investing in yourself? Dr. Billy DeMoss discusses the importance of being yourself, finding certainty, and being a role model in your community while still making time for the relationships and hobbies that help you live your life at a high level. Dr. DeMoss shares how he continues to live with passion, purpose and great physical health while running a busy practice, travelling extensively and speaking internationally, and leading the California Jam annual event.

Resources:

Episode #42: Grow Your Certainty, Grow Your Practice

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About our guest:

Dr. Billy DeMoss is the owner and lead chiropractor at DeMoss Chiropractic.  His goal as a chiropractor is to educate and empower people with an understanding of how the human body functions so that wise decisions can be made about their health and well-being. Dr. Billy lives and works to encourage people to lead healthier and happier lives. He believes the greatest wealth of all is health. He graduated from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic in 1985 and is certified in Chiropractic Spinal Trauma and BioPhysics. He has worked hard to keep doors open for the community of Newport Beach for 26 years because he truly cares about his practice and is confident that chiropractic care is right for everyone.

Dr. Billy DeMoss is also an energetic and passionate speaker who has been a chiropractor and fixture within his community for over three decades. His passion for chiropractic care, community wellness, and global sustainability is far-reaching and his influence is international. Along with heading an innovative practice that educates and strengthens his community, Dr. Billy is the founder the Dead Chiropractic Society (DCS), which is a coalition of Southern California chiropractors who meet monthly to discuss chiropractic philosophy and advancements. In 2008, he decided to expand DCS by founding California Jam. Cal Jam allows him to invite world-renowned experts in public health and global sustainability to educate and empower people, not just chiropractors, from around the world who find natural solutions more attractive than harmful man-made ones and share a desire to ensure the well-being of future generations. His mission for Cal Jam is simple: awaken, empower, action.

RDL #91: Dr. Cheryl Schmitt

How does an introvert build a practice while also unschooling her 4 children and training for triathlons? In this conversation with Dr. Cheryl Schmitt we hear about how she practices with her husband for the past 18 years, and the success they have found living congruent with their values, being authentic in practice, and learning through life.

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About our guest:

Dr. Cheryl L. Schmitt started her chiropractic education as a child when she received her first chiropractic adjustment at the age of four. She has continued to receive chiropractic care as her primary source of care for over the last 35 years.

Dr. Cheryl graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in 2000. In 2003, Dr. Cheryl earned her Pediatric Certificate of Proficiency and became Webster Technique Certified. She has focused a large portion of her practice on working with pregnant women, children and families although she sees patients of all ages.

Dr. Cheryl is an outspoken advocate for natural, drug-free birth and life, and lectures to empower women on their birth choices. She also lectures on causes of birth trauma and chiropractic’s role in restoring and maintaining a healthier life for both mother and child.

Dr. Cheryl also enjoys being active with her children and her active husband. She likes to camp, hike and loves horses. She also competes in long distance running and triathlons.

RDL #90: Dr. Otto Janke

Are you using your talents to help best help others? Dr Otto Janke shares the number one reason he is so committed to helping his community and other Chiropractors globally with the programs he offers. We also discussed overcoming the grief of losing loved ones, finding resilience, and how to do less ‘work’.

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About our guest:

Dr. Otto Janke is a 1992 grad from Palmer College of Chiropractic where he earned not only his Doctorate, but also Honors in Research, Dr. Otto Janke has been in practice in Cortland, NY since 1996. He is the producer and host of Mad Health, and helps other Chiropractors find greater certainty through research in his group AChiroRising.

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RDL #89: Dr. David Jackson

Have you clearly defined the results you want in all areas of your life or are you dealing with the effects of your actions with undesirable results? This powerful topic and so much more in this conversation with Dr. David Jackson. We also discussed his “hard easy philosophy”, the variety of practice options available to Chiropractors today, and why it’s the pursuit of goals and a big vision that creates joy in life, not the accomplishments we achieve.

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About Our Guest:

Dr. David is a committed father of 3 incredible girls and has shared an Epic Love Affair with his wife Nicole for 28 years. His commitment to creating Impact for others along with an unparalleled personal life for himself and his family has led him to create 18 businesses.

Having risen from the ashes of failing in practice 9 times, Dr. David discovered his truth which led him to build two highly successful practices, serving 60% children in a 100% cash environment. He has shared his insights on 6 continents to over 100K people. His passion is to help chiropractors solidify a success mindset and develop a superior ability to communicate their value and brand message with clarity and impact.

Dr. David is Founder and CEO of the largest online training company in the chiropractic profession, Epic Practice. With cutting edge success systems for business, pediatrics, team training and growth, Epic provides doctors proven tools, strategies and community to succeed at high levels through mentoring, training and coaching.

Dr. David is committed to helping chiropractors create their Epic Life by openly sharing his passion, his journey and through leading by example so that others may Serve More, Make More and BE More.

RDL #88: Dr. Nicole Lindsay

How can you build a business around the hobbies you enjoy and the lifestyle that you want? Dr. Nicole Lindsay shares her journey and how in the process of creating her practice she has learned how to hire great associates, connect with MD’s and build successful referral relationships, and how unexpected challenges helped transform her business.  We also discusses why she believes everything happens for a reason, how her business was impacted when she became a parent, and why she believes it’s so important to always listen to the voice within.

Find out more about Dominate Chiropractic Marketing here

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About Our Guest:

Dr. Nicole Lindsey is a full-time chiropractor, wife, and mother of one 12-year-old girl and two four-legged fur babies. Dr. Lindsey is on a mission to bridge the gap between the Chiropractic and Medical Profession. Dr. Lindsey founded Dominate Chiromarketing in 2017, where she teaches Chiropractors how to build and maintain profitable relationships with MDs and other healthcare providers.  

RDL #87: Dr. Kim Thor-Adams

What Do You Stand Up For? In this conversation with second generation Chiropractor Dr. Kim Thor-Adams we discuss having a vision strong enough to pull you forward, how to find the confidence to speaking up for what you believe in, dealing with opposition, online trolls, and why you’ll find greatness on the other side of fear. Dr. Thor-Adams also shares how she created time to write a book, the key to growing her practice, and how as a mom of two young children she’s cherishing the moments she can.

Find out more about the Genesis Pediatric Conference where you can meet Dr. Kim Thor-Adams and Dr. Melissa Longo

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About Our Guest  Dr. Kim was born and raised in Nebraska, receiving her education from Norfolk Catholic High School, Creighton University, and finally Palmer College of Chiropractic. She received her Doctor of Chiropractic diploma in 2009 after a preceptorship in Southern California. She has been practicing chiropractic in Norfolk, Nebraska for over eight years. Dr. Kim is married with two beautiful daughters.They light up her life and inspire her daily to live with meaningful purpose. She strives to take great care of each patient, like she would her own child.

In 2016 Dr. Kim became a published author of the book Choice. Please. with the hope that all children would be able to experience natural healthcare without governmental pressures or mandates that interfere with those choices. She strives to speak out at every possible opportunity for freedom of choice regarding natural healthcare decisions.

RDL #87: Dr. Selina Sigafoose-Jackson & Dr. Kevin Jackson

Is there an ideal way to practice with your spouse? Drs. Sigafoose-Jackson share their approach to working together while focusing on their unique strengths, and how they have shifted their roles as their family has grown. We also discussed what keeps them inspired, the rituals that have helped them stay healthy, and their ideas for being great parents while building their business and impacting Chiropractors internationally.

Resources:

Episode #71: Drs. Danny & Richelle Knowles

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