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Surviving Veterinary Medicine™

Hey, veterinary medicine – it’s time for an overhaul.  Your running on empty, billowing smoke, and exhausted beyond measure.  Never fear, CuraCore is here.  On the first Friday of every month, tune in for a tune up with Dr. Narda Robinson.  We’ll disrupt and rebuild.   We’re honest, upbeat, and not afraid of causing a ruckus.  Because, together, we can change medicine®.  For good.

Topics for Season One include medical acupuncture, massage, rehabilitation, photomedicine, botanicals, cannabis, tibial plateau leveling osteomies (TPLO), intervertebral disk disease (IVDD), Chinese herbal medicine, homeopathy, and more.

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SVM Episode 9: The Contented Vet with Dr. Alissa Edoff

SVM Episode 9: The Contented Vet with Dr. Alissa Edoff

“How are you feeling about your veterinary medicine career? Are you stuck, bored, feeling ethically compromised, or totally fed up and exhausted? If so, you’ll want to listen to our conversation with Dr. Alissa Edoff. Dr. Edoff started out working for a corporation and then found happiness as a mobile, solo practitioner, providing medical acupuncture, laser therapy, medical massage, and rehabilitation for small animals.”

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Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 9: The Contented Vet, with Dr. Alissa Edoff

“How are you feeling about your veterinary medicine career? Are you stuck, bored, feeling ethically compromised, or totally fed up and exhausted? If so, you’ll want to listen to our conversation with Dr. Alissa Edoff. Dr. Edoff started out working for a corporation and then found happiness as a mobile, solo practitioner, providing medical acupuncture, laser therapy, medical massage, and rehabilitation for small animals. Dr. Edoff has learned an incredible amount about starting, running, and growing a business — so much so that graduates of our Medical Acupuncture for Veterinarians course frequently seek her advice on ways to break away from the corporate grind. Find out more about how to take charge of your life and career, helping not just animals, but also yourself.

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 8: How We Make It Through, with Dr. Danielle Anderson

SVM Episode 8: How We Make It Through, with Dr. Danielle Anderson

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 8: How We Make It Through, with Dr. Danielle Anderson

It’s challenging enough being a veterinarian, but add to that running a highly successful business, overseeing a dozen employees, teaching, raising teenagers, and having a happy home life, and what do you have?  Dr. Danielle Anderson, whose remarkable intelligence, kindness, and compassion for others furred and unfurred set a high bar for others to emulate.  In our second conversation, Dr. Danielle shares how she made it through the ups and downs along the way, helping show our colleagues that we don’t have to go it alone.

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 7: Leaders of Change an Interview with Dr. Danielle Anderson

SVM Episode 7: Leaders of Change an Interview with Dr. Danielle Anderson

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 7: Leaders of Change an Interview with Dr. Danielle Anderson

Medicine is changing, in both the human and veterinary fields.  As integrative medicine and rehabilitation continue to blend and enrich each other with strong scientific explanations and expanding evidential support, our patients are improving in ways that were thought to be impossible in the past.  It’s up to healthcare practitioners to keep up-to-date with the myriad integrative treatments available for patients with spinal cord injury, disk disease, and orthopedic debility.  You have many more options than most conventional practitioners provide.

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 6: How to See a Dog

SVM Episode 6: How to See a Dog

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 6: How to See a Dog

Body-reading. It’s what human bodyworkers do, day in and day out, in order to identify structural changes resulting from pain and dysfunction. If more veterinarians learned how to body-read their patients, they would become better diagnosticians and more effective healers.

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 5: 3 Ways to Jumpstart Your Career After COVID

SVM Episode 5: 3 Ways to Jumpstart Your Career After COVID

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 5: 3 Ways to Jumpstart Your Career After COVID.

Like everything else, COVID too, shall pass.  What’s next for you?  Who have you been, and whom do you wish to become?  You haven’t died.  You are alive, you are breathing, and you have a world of possibilities ahead. You also have been gifted this rare opportunity to reflect upon and take stock of your life.  Isn’t this the time to personally manifest the change you’d like to see in this world? If not now, when?

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 4: Fear Free with Dr. Mike Petty

SVM Episode 4: Fear Free with Dr. Mike Petty

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 4: Fear Free with Dr. Mike Petty

“When is Fear-Free® really fear free?  When is “Cat-Friendly” really cat friendly?  Join Dr. Narda Robinson and Dr. Mike Petty for this month’s podcast as they envision ways to raise standards of care and the ethics of practice even further by adding science-based integrative medicine.”

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 3: Dr. Petty on Dr. Petty’s Pain Relief for Dogs

SVM Episode 3: Dr. Petty on Dr. Petty’s Pain Relief for Dogs

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 3: Dr. Petty on Dr. Petty’s Pain Relief for Dogs

In this episode of Surviving Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Narda Robinson continues her interview series with Dr. Mike Petty. They speak about veterinary practice, ethics, education, and how to constructively work in the veterinary profession to provide better, safer, and more well-tolerated pain medicine measures, especially for the canine patient.

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 2: Dr. Mike Petty: Rockstar DVM

SVM Episode 2: Dr. Mike Petty: Rockstar DVM

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 2: Dr. Mike Petty: Rockstar DVM

In this interview, Dr. Narda Robinson interviews Dr. Mike Petty, veterinary pain medicine specialist. They discuss ways that veterinary students and veterinarians can survive and succeed, seeking to humanize veterinary education and expand options for animals that include integrative healthcare.

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

SVM Episode 1: Banish Burnout

SVM Episode 1: Banish Burnout

Surviving Veterinary Medicine™
Episode 1: Banish Burnout

“Better than Band-Aids”:  The AVMA has its Wellbeing website, but we need more than Band-Aids to banish this burnout.   In this episode, Dr. Narda Robinson outlines five strategies to fix the funk you’ve found yourself in.

 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses
 

ACUPUNCTURE

COURSES

The acupuncture course at CuraCore will educate you on how to effectively employ integrative neuromodulation in a diversity of veterinary medical applications.
 

MEDICAL MASSAGE

COURSES

Our medical massage workshops teach you to boost the self-healing capacity of your patients by performing informed palpations that bring about effective results.
 

PHOTOMEDICINE

COURSES

You will learn about photomedicine’s medical benefits that can lesson healing time for your patients. Our courses are ongoing and open for registration.
 

REHABILITATION

COURSES

Offer in-demand services to your patents after participating in our scientific, evidence-based integrative rehabilitation courses