ClinicalAthlete Podcast

ClinicalAthlete Podcast


Latest Episodes

Episode 52: Patellofemoral Pain: Clinical Practice Guidelines with Dr. Richard Willy (Part 2)
November 23, 2019

We welcome onto the show, Dr. Rich Willy, PT, PhD for Part 2 of our interview! Rich is an assistant Professor at the University of Montana’s School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science. His research focuses on the treatment of runners and tacti...

Episode 51: Patellofemoral Pain: Clinical Practice Guidelines with Dr. Richard Willy (Part 1)
November 09, 2019

We welcome onto the show, Dr. Rich Willy, PT, PhD. Rich is an assistant Professor at the University of Montana’s School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science. His research focuses on the treatment of runners and tactical athletes with patellofem...

Episode 50: Kickass Rehab For Female Athletes with Ellie Somers, DPT
October 11, 2019

We welcome onto the show, Ellie Somers, DPT. Ellie is the owner and head SheWolf for Sisu Sports Performance & PT in Seattle, WA, where she works to foster female athlete development before, during, and after injury. On this episode,

Episode 49: Case Study: Powerlifter with Hip Pain
September 28, 2019

We’re back with the first installment of our case study series! In this episode, we discuss an athlete of John Flagg, who’s been dealing with hip pain during back squatting. We talk about how they managed the injury,

Episode 48: Training & Treatment of The Barbell Athlete
September 21, 2019

The ClinicalAthlete crew is back! In this episode, we tackle the training and treatment needs of Barbell athletes. What are the key principles for sustainable training? How can the lifter be involved in the training process?

Episode 47: Student Series: Staying Up To Date on The Literature with Nate Wong, SPT
September 07, 2019

Keeping up with all the research that comes out can be a daunting task. What are some useful strategies to help? How do we make the information “stick”? Is it normal to feel overwhelmed or to have trouble retaining what you read?

Episode 46: Reconditioning The Injured Athlete: Principles > Methods with Jarred Boyd
August 31, 2019

Why is it important to understand rehab and training principles rather than memorizing methods? What are the important principles, and how do we implement them during the rehab process? We discuss these things and much more with Physical Therapist and ...

Episode 45: Reconciling Biomechanics with Pain Science with Greg Lehman
August 24, 2019

Awareness of the ‘science of pain’ seems to have increased over the last several years (a good thing!). With the understanding that “psychosocial” factors may play a role in the experience of pain, what role does biomechanics play?

Episode 44: Injuries in Powerlifting: Crunching The Numbers with Andrew Patton
August 17, 2019

How prevalent are injuries in powerlifting? Is there a difference between male and female? Does having a pre-existing training limitation increase your risk of injury? Are there other risk factors to consider?

Episode 43: Pain: Moving Beyond The BioPsychoSocial Model
August 11, 2019

The biopsychosocial model is currently the gold standard with which we understand pain. However, are there limitations? Is it being misinterpreted? How can we continue to improve upon it, and further our understanding of the complexity of pain?