As an AzCIM Certified Integrative Health Coach and Lifestyle Practitioner, and Eating Psychology Teacher, Karen’s background brings together all the values for which she stands. She is passionate about supporting people in making transformations in their own lives without sacrificing their favorite foods. Her approach combines cutting-edge science, the principles of Ayurveda and Traditional Chinese Medicine, and the psychology of eating with a practical approach to whole foods and healthy living.
Lifestyle and health are transformed though integrative health coaching. she practices a client-centered approach that acknowledges the interdependent roles of mind, body and spirit, and the innate healing capacity within each person, with an emphasis on self-care. She forms a partnership with her clients to empower and support them in achieving their health goals.
Dr. Brian Cole and Steve Kashul talk about advances in regenerative medicine to repair damaged tissue including Aesculap products used to repair cartilage defects of the knee and the process of the healing.
Dr. Chuck Bush-Joseph from Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush talks with Steve Kashul about his 14 years as head physician for the Chicago While Sox, his greatest World Series memories and getting to know the athletes ‘one on one’.
A graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School in 1983, he is currently a Professor at Rush University Medical Center and the Associate Director of the Rush Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. Dr. Bush-Joseph is a respected educator of medical students, residents, fellows, and practicing orthopedic surgeons lecturing at numerous national educational meetings. He serves on the editorial board of several national orthopedic journals, including the prestigious American Journal of Sports Medicine.
Long involved in the care of high school, collegiate, and recreational athletes, Dr. Bush-
Joseph is a team physician for the Chicago White Sox Major League Baseball Club and Associate Team Physician for the Chicago Bulls. Through his experience with high-profile professional athletes, Dr. Bush-Joseph was elected to the Major League Baseball Medical Advisory Board and president of the Major League Baseball Team Physician Association for 2012. This exclusive group of team physicians advises the Major League Baseball Commissioner on medical policy and emerging trends in training and the medical care of the elite athlete. Academically, Dr. Bush-Joseph is nationally renown with leadership roles in several national orthopedic societies and president of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He has authored over 140 published manuscripts and book chapters.
While Dr. Bush-Joseph is involved with all of the above activities, he still most enjoys the care of the injured athlete and patient. He maintains a busy clinical practice performing over 400 surgeries annually including over 100 knee ligament (ACL and knee dislocation) surgeries many referred by other Chicagoland orthopedic and sports medicine physicians.
Steve Kashul and Dr. Chuck Bush-Joseph from Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush talk with Matt Gauthier about Fitness tips that are Doing More Harm than Good. Matt Gauthier is a Board-certified sports physical therapy specialist at Athletico’s Niles/Northwest Chicago clinic.
Every patient is different. That’s why our experts listen, set goals and create personalized treatment plans that work best to help you return to your daily activities. Just ask our patients: 98% would recommend us.