The Stem Cell Show

Podcast Series

  Your Radio Host
  Dr. Thomas A. Gionis, MD JD MPH MBA MHA LLM FAIHQ
 Question from Andy about a light stroke.
  Great question from Kate about Mom's Emphysema.
 Call into The Stem Cell Show each Sunday 4-5pm PST.
  Treatment options for Parkinson's Disease.
  Supporting Staff of The Stem Cell Show.

 

 

Episode 21 – August 23, 2015

Dr. Gionis

Topics Discussed During The Stem Cell Show

  • 5:24 Psoriasis and Autoimmune Disorders
  • 12:37 Can Stem Cell therapy help with Obesity and Wrinkles
  • 16:41 Stem Cell Banking
  • 19:49 Psoriasis and the association with other serious health conditions
  • 32:19 Psoriasis and Treatment of associated conditions
  • 34:55 Can Stem Cell treatment help with shoulder pain?
  • 44:00 Psoriasis, Type 2 Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome
  • 47:26 Erectile Dysfunction
  • 51:03 How Stem Cell therapy can help with COPD

 

Episode 20 – August 16, 2015

Stem Cell Show Episode 20

Jacob Cadwell Reading Email Questions.

Topics Discussed During The Stem Cell Show

  • 4:14 – Can Stem Cells treat COPD?
  • 6:37 – Angiogram shows effects of smoking
  • 7:59 – Stem Cell procedure for COPD and response rate
  • 14:34 – Lung capacity and how it affects your daily life
  • 16:13 – Is there any pain during the Stem Cell procedure?
  • 17:30 – Stem Cell treatment procedure and recovery time
  • 21:14 – Are recovery rates different if you’ve had COPD for a shorter/longer period of time
  • 28:51 – What happens during the Stem Cell transplant procedure
  • 30:23 – Recovery time after a Stem Cell transplant
  • 32:07 – Discussion about Psoriasis and Autoimmune conditions
  • 33:14 – Different types of Autoimmune diseases
  • 35:15 – Association between Psoriasis and other serious health conditions
  • 43:38 – Can Stem Cell therapy help spine conditions?
  • 47:41 – Can Stem Cells treat Type 1 Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes
  • 49:57 – Can Stem Cell therapy help lower PSA?
 

 

 

Episode 19 – August 9, 2015

Stem Cell Show Episode 19

Dr. Gionis

Topics Discussed During The Stem Cell Show

  • 6:26 Discussion about Psoriasis
  • 12:54 Can Stem Cell therapy be used as an alternative to a Heart Transplant?
  • 18:37 Can Stem Cell therapy help treat tendon and muscle rips in shoulders
  • 20:36 Discussion about SVF Stem Cell therapy
  • 23:09 Parkinson’s treatment with Stem Cell therapy
  • 30:22 Stem Cell response rate for Parkinson’s
  • 35:24 Differences between diagnostic and theraputic Spinal taps
  • 36:39 Can Stem Cell therapy be used to treat Ulcerative Colitis?
  • 45:17 Autoimmune issues in relation to Ulcerative Colitis
  • 47:32 Stem Cells for COPD and response rates
  • 50:33 Is Stem Cell therapy suitable for foot and ankle pain?
 

 

Episode 18 – August 2, 2015

Stem Cell Show Episode 18

Dr. Gionis

Topics Discussed During The Stem Cell Show

  • 5:26 Overview about Psoriasis
  • 6:24 Stem Cell treatment options for Parkinson’s
  • 14:19 Relationship between Parkinson’s and Asthma
  • 18:53 Psoriasis Awareness Month and Auto Immune Disorders
  • 20:57 Stem Cell therapy for Degenerative knees
  • 27:25  Time frame for the regeneration of knee tissue with Stem Cell therapy.
  • 28:22 Out of country Stem Cell treatments
  • 35:26 Can Stem Cell therapy be used to treat Tourette Syndrome?
  • 36:42 Stem Cell treatment for MS (Multiple Sclerosis)
  • 41:20 Auto Immune aspect of Multiple Sclerosis
  • 43:58 Association with Psoriasis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Metabolic Syndrome.
  • 45:21 Association with Psoriasis and Cardiac Disease.
  • 49:09 Can Stem Cell therapy be used to treat Lupus
  • 51:30 How to know if you are a right candidate for stem cell therapy
 

 

 

Episode 17 – July 19, 2015

The Stem Cell Show Team The Stem Cell Show Team
Topics Discussed During The Stem Cell Show

  • 6:37 Cord Blood Awareness Month.
  • 8:00 Investigational Use of Stem Cell Therapy in the USA.
  • 17:06 Credentials of Dr. Thomas A. Gionis and Dr. Nia Smyrniotis.
  • 18:54 Standard coverage for Stem Cell Therapy.
  • 21:03 Autoimmune Disorders.
  • 22:59 Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis, MI (Myocardial Infarction) and CVA (Cerebrovascular Accident) and Autism.
  • 26:19 Herniated Lumbar Disc, Herniated Cervical Disc, Knee Injury.
  • 29:09 Pain identification and Demotone patterns.
  • 36:45 Stem therapy to treat MDS (myelodysplastic syndromes).
  • 40:59 Stem cells from fat to treat Bone on Bone in Hips.
  • 44:23 Long term suffering from a Herniated Disc and Stem Cell therapy.
  • 47:12 Lumbar Disc and Thoracic Disc Herniation.
  • 48:52 Addressing multiple conditions under the same surgical setting.
  • 50:54 Advanced Multiple Myeloma and Stem Cell treatment options.
 

 

Episode 16 – July 12, 2015

The Stem Cell Show Dr. Gionis
Topics Discussed During The Stem Cell Show

  • 3:52 – Dr. Nia discusses her background, training and functional medicine
  • 6:53 – Discussion about Juvenile Arthritis
  • 11:58 – Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Banking
  • 15:36 – Stem Cells for Erectile Dysfunction
  • 19:29 – Can Stem Cell therapy be used for Atlas Misalignment
  • 23:02 – Discussion about Auto Immune Disorders
  • 28:07 – Discussion about Leaky Gut Syndrome
  • 32:33 – Can a Stem Cell therapy treat torn cartilage and various Meniscus problems?
  • 36:25 – How effective is Stem Cell therapy as an alternative to a knee replacement?
  • 41:21 – What is a normal Stem Cell treatment for COPD?
  • 42:38 – COPD Response Rate
  • 45:00 – Dr. Nia continues the discussion about Auto Immune Disorders
  • 46:38 – Discussion about Gluten and Dairy intolerance
  • 49:03 – Vitamin Supplements to help with Auto Immune Disorders
  • 52:14 – Discussion about Hepatitis
 

 

Episode 15 – July 5, 2015

The Stem Cell Show

Dr. Gionis

Topics Discussed

  • 4:30 – Stem Cell Therapy for  Heart Disease
  • 13:16 – Stem Cells from Bone Marrow vs Adipose Tissue (Fat)
  • 15:03 – Are Embryonic Stem Cells Used on Patients?
  • 16:00 – Can Other People Give you Stem Cells?
  • 17:04 – Stem Cell Therapy for Pacemaker and a Heart Transplant ?
  • 21:10 – Stem Cells as an Alternative to Cataract Surgery ?
  • 22:22 – Stem Cells for Dental Disorders
  • 27:26 – Stem Cells for Emphysema
  • 31:53 – Stem Cells for COPD
  • 36:59 – Discussion about Umbilical Cord Stem Cells
  • 41:17 – Discussion about Autoimmune Disorders
  • 47:16 – Juvenile Arthritis
  • 50:30 – Banking of Stem Cells for Future Use
  • 52:21 – How many Stem Cell Treatments required?

 

Episode 14 – June 28 2015

Stem Cell Show Episode 14

Dr. Gionis

Topics Discussed:

  • 1:45 – Are stem cells from fat new ?
  • 4:15 – Why Dr. Gionis uses Stem Cells from fat
  • 8:07 – Can Stem Cells help with Emphysema ?
  • 16:14 – Stem Cell therapy as an alternative to a total knee replacement
  • 20:58 – Can Stem Cell therapy be used to treat Parkinsons ?
  • 25:00 – Can Stem Cell therapy be used to treat Spinal Arthritis ?
  • 34:56 – What is Myasthenia Gravis ?
  • 36:53 – Autologous Adipose Stem Cell Therapy (Dr. Gionis) v. Overseas Stem Cell Therapy
  • 41:11 – Are there any side effects from Stem Cell therapy?
  • 43:40 – Ozone Therapy
  • 47:53 – Men’s Health : Chronic conditions
  • 49:09 – Erectile Dysfunction , Stem Cell Transplant and Acoustic Shock Wave Therapy (ASWT)
  • 51:00  – Guillain-Barre Syndrome

 

Episode 13 – June 21, 2015

The Stem Cell Show Episode 13 Dr. Gionis with his
daughter Anastasia.
Happy Fathers Day!
 Topics Discussed:

  • 2:06 – Rheumatoid Arthritis .
  • 4:30 – Leaky Gut Syndrome.
  • 9:07 – Cost for a Consultation.
  • 14:50 – Where stem cell therapy is conducted.
  • 18:34 – How stem cells from fatty tissue are processed.
  • 20:45 – The kind of stem cells used in skin care products.
  • 27:25 – Stem cell therapy as an alternative to surgery to treat Bone on Bone Arthritis .
  • 31:00 – The number of treatments needed for a procedure.
  • 32:45 – Stem cell therapy for Peripheral Neuropathy .
  • 37:25 – Use of low intensity, audio frequency ultrasonic during therapy for Peripheral Neuropathy.
  • 42:30 – Men’s health month and higher rates of chronic conditions.
  • 44:00 – Men exposed to Agent Orange .
  • 45:07 – Stem cell therapy for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ( COPD ).
  • 48:35 – Stem cell therapy for hair loss .
 

 

Episode 12 – June 14, 2015

The Stem Cell Show - June 14
 Topics Discussed:

  • Pulmonary Fibrosis (8:09)
  • Actual Patient and his positive thoughts/reaction to it (17:41)
  • Parkinson’s Disease (21:04)
  • Bone-on-Bone in Hip and Knee (27:51)
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera (36:56)
  • Emphysema / COPD (40:36)
  • Hypoparathyroidism (44:09)
  • Algae Stem Cells (48:46)
 

 

Episode 11 – June 7, 2015

Dr. Thomas A. Gionis & Jacob Cadwell
 Topics discussed in this episode:

  • National Cancer Survivors Day (2:30)
  • Men’s Health Month and National Awareness Months for Myasthenia Gravis, Aphasia and Scleroderma (2:59)
  • The role of stem cell therapy for people with Myastenia Gravis, Aphasia and Scleroderma (3:25)
  • Knee Problems due to repeated trauma (5:27)
  • The source of stem cells used for therapy (12:27)
  • How stem cells regenerate nerve tissue if you have MS (15:50)
  • Symptoms of MS (17:10)
  • What stage of MS do you have to be in to receive stem cell therapy (18:00)
  • Stroke and complications of stroke (28:10)
  • How stem cells are retrieved and deployed to the patient (32:00)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (36:44)
  • Hip Dysplasia and Severe Degenerative Joint Disease (46:21)
  • Acid Reflux (52:25)
Episode 10 – May 31, 2015

Dr. Thomas Gionis
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Heart Attack (5:15)
  • Addressing the “Wild Wild West” article; Dr. Nia (12:28)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (22:18)
  • Arthritis & Neuropathy (30:13)
  • Bone Problems & Heart Condition, Rheumatoid and Osteoarthritis (38:32)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Knee (45:23)
  • Dementia (52:35)
Episode 9 – May 24, 2015

Another great show, thanks for listening!
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Are the stem cell treatments FDA approved? (2:19)
  • FDA Equipment therapy used in stem cell therapy (7:02)
  • Weakened Vestibular Nerve (12:36)
  • Cardiovascular Disease (15:50)
  • How do you know if you are eligible for Stem Cell Therapy? (19:06)
  • How effective is stem cell therapy for Cardiac Disease? (21:01)
  • Back pain & Numbness/Discomfort of the legs and feet (23:18)
  • Bone-on-Bone Knee (29:10)
  • If you do both knees at the same time, do you charge twice? (31:26)
  • What do stem cells injected into the knee do? (32:41)
  • Brain function deterioration/ arm & leg weakening/ memory loss (36:12)
  • COPD / Emphysema (45:23)
  • How do you get stem cells into lungs for COPD? (46:14)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (50:36)
Episode 8 – May 17, 2015

The Stem Cell Show - April 5, 2015
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Stroke & Heart Attack (5:32)
  • Peripheral Neuropathy (13:45)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (19:48)
  • COPD / Emphysema (34:22)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (41:51)
  • Bone on Bone Arthritis (50:32)
Episode 7 – May 10, 2015

Introduction to The Stem Cell Show
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Stroke (1:13)
  • Parkinson’s Disease (13:00)
  • COPD / Emphysema (29:23)
  • Mail Order Stem Cells (36:08)
  • Urinary Incontinence (42:49)
  • Knee Regeneration (47:30)
Episode 6 – May 3, 2015

Great question coming in from Mike
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Dr. Nia Smyrniotis (4:03)
  • Functional Medicine (5:01)
  • Autoimmune Disease (8:01)
  • The Leaky Gut (14:20)
  • Augmenting the Stem Cell Therapy response (16:03)
  • Lyme Disease (17:26 and 42:05)
  • COPD (19:41)
  • Poor Immune System (29:24)
  • Stroke & Traumatic Brain Injury (33:16)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) (46:11)
Episode 5 – April 26, 2015

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Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Relapsing Polychondritis (4:21)
  • Male Reproductive Area: Prostate/Testicle Area Pain (17:18)
  • Emphysema (21:24)
  • Clinical Trials (24:16)
  • Diabetes (28:30)
  • Parkinson’s Disease (33:25 and 45.48)
  • Bone on Bone in Hip & Knee (37:06)
  • Types of Stem Cells (50:24)
Episode 4 – April 19, 2015

The Stem Cell Show with your Host Dr. Thomas A. Gionis
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Parkinson’s Disease (3:02)
  • COPD / Emphysema (5:40)
  • Dementia (13:56)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (21:43)
  • Umbilical Cord Stem Cells (29:45)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) (36:50)
  • Overseas Stem Cells (42:32)
  • Cystic Fibrosis (47:18)
  • Stem Cells & Knee/Hip pain (50:09)
Episode 3 – April 12, 2015

Dr. Thomas Gionis on The Stem Cell Show
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Parkinson’s Awareness Month (3:09)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) (5:40)
  • Dementia (12:30)
  • Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and stem cell treatment after chemotherapy (18:44)
  • Erectile Dysfunction (21:34)
  • Umbilical Stem Cells and storage (29:40)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and response rate (36:35)
  • Controversy with some overseas stem cells (42:24)
  • Cystic Fibrosis and the role of stem cell therapy for young people (47:10)
  • Fused ankle bones due to a severe injury (50:01)
  • Epiretinal Membrane (52:50)
Episode 2 – April 5, 2015

Calls coming in with questions on stem cell treatment options for chronic conditions.
Topics discussed in this episode:

  • Parkinsons (3:24)
  • Dementia (12:21)
  • Dystonia (16:15)
  • Stroke (20:28)
  • Emphysema (29:27)
  • Heart Attack (37:12)
  • Bone on Bone in Knee (46:31)