May 7, 2023

PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE™ Podcast Show Notes – Season 2

PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE™ Podcast Show Notes – Season 2

Episode 011

Who Are IndeDocs? President Dr. Marcelo Hochman Dives Into The Crucial Foundation Of The Doctor-Patient Relationship

This week on PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE, is an individual who specializes in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Marcelo Hochman. JPMD hosts Dr. Hochman as he discusses his engagement with IndieDocs as well as the efforts that are being made to abolish the Certificate of Need (CON) in the state of South Carolina.

A CON is a state permission slip that is required by medical professionals, businesses, or organizations to get, in order to construct facilities or deliver specific services. Dr. Hochman discusses the detrimental effects that the CON had on patient access and cost, as well as the successful repeal of the law in South Carolina. Additionally, he covers the difficulties that physicians face when non-compete terms are added to their contracts, as well as the significance of educating patients about the advantages of independent practices. Within the context of the future of healthcare, Dr. Hochman places a strong emphasis on the power and worth of physicians., which is evident in this important and candid, discussion.

Spotlight on Marcelo Hochman, MD


IndeDocs Website – https://indedocs.com/

The National Law Review Article on the South Carolina CON repealed law


Episode 010

Best Of 2023: Practice Impossible’s Most Pinnacle Moments Of The Year!

Let’s take a journey through the 2023 season of PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE! In 2023, Coach JPMD interviewed various guests who shared their insights and experiences in the healthcare industry. The episodes covered a range of topics, including the importance of passion in business, direct primary care and saving rural hospitals, the parallels between pastors and physicians, the impact of temperament on career paths and burnout, addressing misconceptions about chiropractic care, investing in real estate for physicians, the mind-body connection in healing, and the role of nutrition in cellular function. The season concluded with an episode featuring Jamie Schrier, who shared his journey from burnout to becoming a business coach for healthcare providers. This special edition episode highlights the very best moments of our 2023 season. 

Clip from the movie Brewster’s Millions  

Reviving Success: Overcoming Practice Devastation to Business Coach – Jamey Schrier, PT Shares His Story

Thriving In Medical Practice Today – Lessons from Stacey Robinson, MD

Can You Beat Cancer with 10 Healing Factors?

Local Chiropractor’s Secrets to Success – Aaron Dixon, DC

What do Patients Want from Their Care Providers – Learn from Zach Elliot’s Concierge Medical Experience

How You Can Help Save the US Healthcare Systems – Direct Primary Care Lessons from Lee Gross, MD

A Local Pharmacist’s Journey – A Conversation with Gautam Thakkar, PharmD

Episode 009

Reviving Success: Overcoming Practice Devastation to Business Coach – Jamey Schrier, PT Shares His Story

This week, we are honored to have Jamey Schrier, PT, as our guest to discuss physical therapy education and professional development. Jamey is an extraordinary expert in his field because he loves what he does and has a special knack for solving problematic situations. He has helped several practice owners with development mindsets achieve phenomenal success without spending excessive hours at the clinic.

Come listen to Jamey as he reveals the secrets to successful marketing that will bring in unending referrals. Learn the foolproof method for attracting and retaining many loyal patients who will gladly return for future treatments and even spread the word about your clinic on their own. Here, Jamey demonstrates his mastery of the art of patient satisfaction by offering sound guidance on establishing a setting that encourages meaningful connections with patients and their families, increasing the likelihood that they will remain loyal customers.

In this episode, you will find practical advice and ideas to help any physical therapist or clinic owner increase their clientele and revenue. Don’t pass up the chance to hear from the visionary who has changed the face of physical therapy like Jamey Schrier. Listen in now to start a life-altering adventure that will propel you to extraordinary heights in your career.

Freedom U

Episode 008

2.008 Thriving In Medical Practice Today – Lessons from Stacey Robinson, MD

In this episode, Coach JPMD is joined by Dr. Stacey Robinson at our Tampa studio.  Dr. Robinson is the founder of a successful independent practice in St. Petersburg, Florida.  She is also the best selling author of “Road Map to Health”. She attended Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA  and did her residency in Family Medicine at David Grant Medical Center, Travis AFB.  Dr. Robinson is also trained in functional and integrative medicine and is passionate about making health easy.

Dr. Robinson is gifted in identifying and treating root causes of disease. Her medical practice journey has been filled with many experiences that led her to be fulfilled in her current practice. If you’re a physician looking to understand how to treat the root causes of disease and target mineral, hormone and vitamin deficiencies while practicing independent of large corporate control, then you should tune in to this enlightening episode. Physician burnout is less likely to happen if you are in control of your practice.

Road Map to Health – 7 Steps to Alter Your Destination

Robinson Med

Episode 007

2.007 Can You Beat Cancer with 10 Healing Factors?

In this episode of our podcast, Coach JPMD interviews metastatic breast cancer survivor Karla Mans Giroux as she discusses her inspiring remission story. Karla opens up about the challenges she faced upon receiving her diagnosis and shares her journey towards overcoming it. Tune in as she delves into the ten health factors that played a pivotal role in her successful battle against cancer as well as many more survivors.

Throughout this engaging conversation, Karla sheds light on the lifestyle changes that are essential for cancer survivors to embrace in order to enhance their wellbeing and increase their chances of long-term remission. With a professional and empathetic approach, Coach JPMD guides the discussion, extracting valuable insights and advice from Karla’s personal experience. 

Whether you are a cancer survivor seeking guidance or someone supporting a loved one through their cancer journey, this episode offers a wealth of knowledge and inspiration.  Keep in mind that this information is not just for people looking to beat cancer.  Join us as we explore the ten factors that can make a significant difference in the lives of cancer survivors and those looking to empower themselves and live radically long lives.

Health Navigators

Karla’s Email: ka***@ra**************.com

Radical Remission

Health Equity Science

Cured – Jeffrey Rediger

Anticancer Living

Radical Hope – Kelly A. Turner

Radical Remission – Kelly A. Turner

Episode 006

2.006 Building Wealth with Real Estate – Tips and Insights from Brett Riggins

We are back with another episode of the PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE Podcast! Brett Riggins is an entrepreneur, musician, author, and real estate investment advisor, and he and Coach JPMD dive deep into a topic that’s close to every doctor’s heart – how to avoid breaking the bank. Brett shares his insights on helping physicians break free from the dreaded burnout mindset and find their groove again. You won’t want to miss out on his powerful advice!

Ever wondered why personal development is often seen as a self-realization journey? Well, Brett reveals the one thing that can help physicians shift their mindset. It’s a game-changer, folks, so be sure to tune in and discover the secret for yourself!

But wait, there’s more! Brett also enlightens us on how to kick-start a real estate journey as a physician. If you’re a doctor dreaming of owning investment property, then this episode is tailor-made for you. Grab your favorite drink, cozy up in your comfiest chair, or queue up the episode during your work-out and get ready for a riveting conversation with Brett. You won’t regret it!

Real Estate Mogul MD

Brett Riggins Instagram

Physician Wealth Systems

How to Get Rich as a Doctor

75 Hard

Episode 005

2.005 Local Chiropractor’s Secrets to Success – Aaron Dixon, DC

Welcome back for another episode of the PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE! Today, we have a special guest joining us, Aaron Dixon, DC, who is not only a Tampa Bay Rays Chiropractor, but also has an incredible story to share. In this episode, we dive deep into Aaron’s journey and explore how he transitioned from serving in the military forces to pursuing a career in chiropractic medicine. His unique path is both inspiring and captivating, and you definitely don’t want to miss out on hearing about it!


Tampa Back Pain Relief Chiropractic

Episode 004

What do Patients Want from Their Care Providers – Learn from Zach Elliot’s Concierge Medical Experience

In this episode, Coach JPMD has a conversation with Zach J. Elliot.  Zach is a pastor, husband, father, author, and Jesus follower who helps us understand the reasons why he thinks it’s possible for concierge medical practices could transform the future of healthcare. Coach JPMD also dives into how personality types or temperaments can enhance certain medical specialties. Stay tuned and don’t forget to leave a review for us.

Zach wanted to disclaim that although he was gifted the opportunity to be part of a concierge medical practice, he wholeheartedly believes that there is true value in this model of care. 

***Any information in this interview is only for informational purposes and should not be used in place of an actual doctor’s visit or medical treatment from your healthcare provider.

Zach Elliot’s website Vu Vivo

Zach Elliot’s Book Now I See

The Master His Emissary

Myers Briggs Personality Type 

Pamela Wible, MD


National Suicide Prevention Line

1-800-273-8255 (TALK)

Episode 003

How You Can Help Save the US Healthcare Systems – Direct Primary Care Lessons from Lee Gross, MD

In this episode, Coach JPMD interviews one of America’s pioneers in Direct Primary Care and advocate for healthcare reform, Lee S. Gross, MD.  Dr. Gross describes his journey from practicing fee for service medicine to running a membership based practice where he does not accept insurance.  His knowledge and expertise has also led his organization to save a local rural hospital and believes this is one of the keys to healing our broken healthcare system. You will not want to miss this episode as they discuss his passion and gift for simplifying complex systems.

Average Annual Expenditure of all Consumer Units in the US –  2021

Lee S Gross, MD website

Docs 4 Patient Care website

Episode 002

A Local Pharmacist’s Journey – A Conversation with Gautam Thakkar, PharmD

Coach JPMD begins season 2 with a conversation about pharmacies. Gautam Thakkar, PharmD is the founder of Pinebrook Pharmacy in Spring Hill, Florida. He joins me at our studio to discuss his journey from India to the United States and how he is successfully running multiple pharmacy locations in a tough market. You will learn the ins and outs of how pharmacies make money in addition to learning some personal things about Gautam in our rapid fire round.

The 2023 Economic Report on U.S. Pharmacies And Pharmacy Benefit Managers

7 Habits of Effective People 

Episode 001

Coach JPMD is bringing something new to you in Season 2 of the PRACTICE: IMPOSSIBLE podcast. Physicians are stressed and often feel like they are not practicing medicine the way they envisioned. Hospital corporations, governmental agencies, and large businesses are making it difficult for physicians and other healthcare providers to manage their patient populations freely. Coach JPMD wants to ensure that physicians have a voice and know how to run their offices and manage their patients. Many healthcare providers are seeing the light and are shifting to independent medical practices. If you are a healthcare provider and want to feel empowered to better your patients’ lives and improve your own personal well-being, then this podcast is for you. How can we help you deliver patient care your way? The one thing Coach JPMD can do is to share conversations with successful physicians, business owners, and thought leaders who are not tied to an agenda of increasing profit and personal gain of an institution. In season 2 of this podcast, we will be bringing you video podcasts of inspiring, educational, and insightful conversations so that you can practice impossible. Don’t forget to share and follow us on your favorite podcast platform.

Video Link to My Why Episode

Episode 000

How Your Money Flows in the Medicare Advantage World – Money Tree Series

In this episode, Coach JPMD discusses how physicians can better understand how revenue is generated. He discusses the inspiration for his new Money Tree Series and how this understanding might better prepare you as physicians to ultimately increase profits and to accelerate growth.

At the root of it all, he details three things that providers should know about Center of Medicare Services (CMS) and how revenue to providers of care is generated, how its monies are distributed to the insurance companies, and what can drive an increase in CMS funding. You will not want to miss the beginning of this financial mind blow!

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Practice: Impossible Website

Intro Video