Feb 14, 2019

S3 / EP. 06 What To Expect Series - Life After Amputation

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Tonight at 6 pm
No one ever wants to hear amputation as part of their care or treatment from their doctor. But it does happen unfortunately quite too often. Diabetes and other diseases related illnesses are the causes of most amputations, plus trauma accidents. If you’re hearing my voice or seeing this video that means you’re about to face one of the toughest decisions you have ever faced. Or you already have had an amputation.Pre

Feb 9, 2019

S3 / EP. 05 - Fitness w/ Dave Ganas Special

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A special show tonight, he's back... Amplifetalkradio.com make your way over to the page to see and hear the show tonight. Let's talk about​ fitness with Dave.

Jan 31, 2019

S3 / Ep. 04 Diabetes Self-Care Adherence: Whose Responsibility Is It?

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While we all know that diabetes causes the most morbidity in our industry, it is our job to keep our patients as informed as possible to give them the best chance of controlling their disease. This starts with education.
Let's chat about this tonight.

Jan 31, 2019

S3 / Ep. 04 Diabetes Self-Care Adherence: Whose Responsibility Is It?

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While we all know that diabetes causes the most morbidity in our industry, it is our job to keep our patients as informed as possible to give them the best chance of controlling their disease. This starts with education.

 

Jan 24, 2019

S3 / Ep.03 How Soon Should Patients Drive After Lower-Extremity Surgery?

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Doctor, when can I start driving again?” That’s a common question patients ask when they’re headed for lower-extremity surgery. But it’s not always an easy one to answer.

Jan 24, 2019

S3 / Ep.03 How Soon Should Patients Drive After Lower-Extremity Surgery?

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Doctor, when can I start driving again?” That’s a common question patients ask when they’re headed for lower-extremity surgery. But it’s not always an easy one to answer. Let's talk about this ...

Jan 21, 2019

S2 / Ep. 23 Sex and Intimacy After Amputation

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I have decided to tackle discussing a sensitive issue which impacts everybody in the limb loss community — sex after an amputation. My goal is to be honest without being graphic. I am certainly no expert on the subject. But as a sexually active amputee male who is happily in a relationship, I can speak about my experiences as well as hopefully break the ice on a topic that most think about but very few will address the subject.

Jan 20, 2019

S2 / Ep. 29.1 Coping With Your Amputation

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Tonight let's have a talk about, Coping With Your Amputation

Jan 20, 2019

S2 / EP. 26 The Decision Salvage or Amputate

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SEASON 2 EPISODE 26 THE DECISION SALVAGE OR AMPUTATE

The decision to salvage or amputate a severely necrotic, diabetic, painful or injured limb is one of the most difficult decisions an orthopedic surgeon will face. Not to mention the patient.

Jan 19, 2019

S2/ Ep. 19 recovery From Amputation

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Recovering from amputation requires a lot and to make sure we have a good outcome here are some topics to consider.

Jan 19, 2019

S2/ Ep. 28 Skyscraper Roundtable

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A discussion of the movie Skyscraper with Katy Sullivan Paralympic Athlete and Dave Ganas "The One-Legged Spartan". The effects of exclusion of amputees from major roles in films in Hollywood. Does this help or hurt the amputee community having abled body actors/actresses portray amputees? Join us as we discuss this topic.

Jan 17, 2019

S3 / Ep. 02 Disabled, Is It A Matter of Perception?

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Disabled, Is It A Matter of Perception? Or is it? Let's talk about this subject tonight. "It's an objective fact that I am a double amputee, but it's very subjective opinion as to whether that makes me disabled." Aimee Mullins

Jan 11, 2019

S3 / Ep. 01 How do copays, coinsurance and deductibles work with Medicare plans?

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It’s important to know what Medicare copays, coinsurance, and deductibles are in order to find out what you’ll be paying for and to make the right decision about which Medicare coverage is right for you. Copays, coinsurance, and deductibles are all part of Medicare cost-sharing or out-of-pocket costs.

Dec 22, 2018

Season 2 Episode 46 The Q&A Show

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Tonight I want to take sometime to answer a few of your questions that I see on the Support pages on Facebook.

Dec 13, 2018

Season 2 Episode 45 What Are Common Problems That Amputees Face Daily?

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An amputation, especially a major amputation, can affect all aspects of an individual's life.

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