How I became a sex reassignment surgeon podcast

sex reassignment

This subject, by its very nature makes for an interesting podcast. Dr. Toby Meltzer is a sex reassignment surgeon in Scottsdale, Arizona. In the first part of our two-part series on his life and work, we discuss how he arrived at this specialization.   Dr. Meltzer finished his general surgery residency at LSU New Orleans […]

The Benefits of Concierge Medicine [podcast]

concierge medicine

In this BuildMyBod Health podcast, we hear from Michael Tetreault, the editor-in-chief of Concierge Medicine Today and the Direct Primary Care Journal. Concierge Medicine Today is the industry’s oldest and most respected news organization for all things concierge medicine. What’s concierge medicine? Well, keep reading!   Concierge medicine is getting back to the relationship of […]

Medical Turf War: Cosmetic Surgeon vs “Cosmetic” Surgeon

A recent article published in the International Business Times (it’s ok, I hadn’t heard of the publication before either!) compares real plastic surgeons and doctors that call themselves “cosmetic” surgeons. While there is no legitimate, independently-recognized board certification for “cosmetic” surgeons, the article conferred credibility on “cosmetic” surgeons to the detriment of the consumer confused […]

Living, not just surviving with type 1 diabetes – part 3 [podcast]

“When life gives you lemons, make a margarita!” These are the words of Chelsea Gelbart, our guest on the BuildMyBod Health podcast. She was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, a diagnosis given to approximately 3 million Americans.   In this third and final episode, Chelsea tells of the annoyance and difficulty of getting her […]

Living, not just surviving with type 1 diabetes – part 2 [podcast]

“When life gives you lemons, make a margarita!” These are the words of Chelsea Gelbart, our guest on the BuildMyBod Health podcast. She was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, a diagnosis given to approximately 3 million Americans.   In this second episode, Chelsea goes into detail how her symptoms started and how an unrelated […]

Living, not just surviving with type 1 diabetes – part 1 [podcast]

“When life gives you lemons, make a margarita!” These are the words of Chelsea Gelbart, our guest on the BuildMyBod Health podcast. She was recently diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, a diagnosis given to approximately 3 million Americans.   Chelsea was a typical San Franciscan working for a woman’s reproductive rights organization, NARAL, until diabetes […]

Radiesse filler in your hands?! [video]

What will they think of next! Men and women alike have noticed that the face isn’t the only thing that can show your age. So can your hands. As we age, the skin on the back of the hands becomes thinner. This makes it easier to see the tendons and veins which makes you look […]

Physical Therapy after Breast Surgery [podcast]

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Seth Kaplan, no relation, is a physical therapist that treats everything from problems after breast surgery for breast cancer, low back pain and pretty much any pain you have! Aside from having his doctorate in physical therapy, he’s also the CEO and President of BRPTLake, a physical therapy practice based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.   […]

The paleo diet, sex and bodybuilding with Vanessa Castro! [podcast]

Vanessa Castro is a successful certified personal trainer in Miami and has her masters degree in dietetics and nutrition. On the BuildMyBod Health podcast, she discusses the paleo diet, why it seems to have formed a cult following and fad diets in general.   She’s a wealth of knowledge and knows the healthy way to […]

Back pain and Neurosurgery [podcast]

back pain

Does everyone with back pain need surgery? Dr. Dani Bidros, a neurosurgeon from Lafayette, LA explains why surgery can be a great solution for the right type of back pain.   In this episode of the BuildMyBod Health podcast, hosted by Pacific Heights Plastic Surgery’s very own Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, you’ll hear about Dr. Bidros’ […]