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SPARK Radio – Invest: Treat Your Body Like a Luxury Vehicle, Because It Is

In this episode of the SPARK Physio radio show Dr. Carlos Berio talks about the importance of investing the time and resources into getting all the way well with hands-on, patient focused physical therapy.   Dr. Carlos J Berio, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, CMTPT is a licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning … Read More

SPARK Physio Radio: Athletes: Your Body IS the Game – Play It Well

In this episode of the SPARK Physio Radio Show Dr. Carlos Berio discusses the importance of Physical Therapy for performance improvement and injury prevention in athletes.   Dr. Carlos J Berio, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, CMTPT is a licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist. … Read More

A patient-friendly way to explain how the ‘painful part’ isn’t always the problem. A Movement Econ analogy

So we are continually asked, “Hey, so how is what we’re doing for my hips and my ankles going to help me? My knee is what’s bothering me.” Or, “When I went to PT before, they gave me a hot pack and used this sound machine to decrease my pain. Then they just gave me … Read More

SPARK Radio – Improved Performance Isn’t Just for Athletes

In this episode of the SPARK Physio Radio Show Dr. Carlos Berio discusses why improved performance can be good for everyone and how you can improve your performance to get all the way well! Dr. Carlos J Berio, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, CMTPT is a licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist … Read More

A First Line Resource for Nutrition: Your Physical Therapist? Boost Healing AND Performance

Nutritionists and dietitians are highly trained members of the medical and lifestyle team who’s skills in designing food plans aren’t matched by anyone in medicine. That said, did you know that prior to seeking their Doctoral degrees, the vast majority of physical therapists earned Bachelor’s level training in a health related field where they too have gained useful … Read More

SPARK Physio Radio Show: A First Line Resource for Nutrition: Your Physical Therapist? Boost Healing AND Performance

In this episode of the SPARK Physio Radio Show Dr. Carlos Berio discusses what nutrition has to do with Physical Therapy and how it plays a role in getting you all the way well. Check Out Fitness Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with SPARK Physiotherapy on BlogTalkRadio Dr. Carlos J Berio, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, … Read More

Your personal trainer is more valuable than your physical therapist; just sayin’

THERE. I said it. If you have never done BOTH, then you probably don’t have a good grasp on where I’m coming from. I’ll start with a story from my not so distant past. I was a first year physical therapy student (SPT). Until that point, I’d earned two degrees in exercise science, held several … Read More

SPARK Physio Radio: Physical Therapy + Personal Training

In this episode of the SPARK Physio Radio Show Dr. Carlos Berio explains the SPARK Physio difference, a winning combination of Physical Therapy and Personal Training. Dr. Carlos J Berio, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, CMTPT is a licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist. In … Read More

SPARK Physio Radio: Physical Therapy + Personal Training. 1 + 1 = 3!

In this episode of the SPARK Physio Radio Show Dr. Carlos Berio explains the SPARK Physio difference, a winning combination of Physical Therapy and Personal Training. Listen To Fitness Internet Radio Stations with SPARK Physiotherapy on BlogTalkRadio Dr. Carlos J Berio, PT, DPT, MS, CSCS, CMTPT is a licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength … Read More

Your Insurance Won’t Let You Have the Treatment you NEED

Physical therapists have tons of different tools in our tool bag. If each of us practiced solely with the goal of using these tools to get people all-the-way-well, the public would likely have a much better understanding about how a PT can improve their quality of life. What’s the problem then? Why aren’t we all treating people with highly researched … Read More