Free Market Healthcare & Price Transparency in Medicine

The CashPT Lunch Hour #14: Keith Smith, M.D. I had the distinct pleasure of interviewing Dr. Keith Smith, M.D. I first ran across his videos and blog while searching Twitter for “direct primary care” physicians and their posts and immediately knew I had to share this story with the cash-based physical therapy community. Dr. Keith…

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Anti-Fragile Physical Therapy – Enjoying Lunch with Wes Miller PT

In this episode of The CashPT Lunch Hour, episode lucky #13, I had the honor of sitting down to an actual lunch with Wes Miller, PT FAAOMPT of Anti-Fragile Physical Therapy in Asheville, NC. Wesley runs a 100% cash-based practice and provides a one-on-one physical therapy. His professional focus is on client-centered care, evidence-based assessment, relevant…

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A Crossfit & Performance Based Physical Therapy Practice

CashPT Cribs #3: Dr. Brian Campbell of Xcell Movement & Performance A few weeks ago I was in Raleigh, NC for the 2nd annual North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (NCPTA) legislative day where we were trying to build support for a modernization of our practice act to include spinal manipulation without a physicians referral. In North Carolina,…

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A Hybrid Physical Therapy, Performance & Strength Training Practice

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The CashPT Lunch Hour #12: John Rusin aka “The Strength Doc” For this episode of The CashPT Lunch Hour I had the amazing opportunity to interview and hang out withDr. John Rusin, PT, DPT, CSCS, ART, FMS1-2, YBT, SFMA, FDN aka “The Strength Doc.” John is not your run-of-the-mill physical therapist and coach. His innovative vision…

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$1,100 for a Physical Therapy Treatment!

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The $1,100 Physical Therapy Treatment! Recently a client of mine reported that between January 1st and February 15th 2016, approximately 10 of his patients have stopped their physical therapy treatment because the bills they have received so HUGE, they can’t afford physical therapy. I’m not talking about people who can’t afford their $20 co-pay, I’m talking about…

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What Does Your Dream Practice Look Like?

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When I started my 100% cash based physical therapy practice in 2009 I rarely spoke with another physical therapist who believed I could be successful in this model.  I even had a clinical instructor who told me that a cash-based physical therapy practice “wouldn’t work.” He said “no one will pay more than a $25…

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Movement with Meaning: A Cash-Based Pediatric Occupational Therapy Practice

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The CashPT Lunch Hour #11: Vanessa Fox OTR/L I’m super excited to have had the opportunity to interview Vanessa Fox. Vanessa owns Movement with Meaning a 100% Cash-Based Pediatric Occupational Therapy practice in Tampa, FL. She has a mobile practice treating patients in their homes, a local pool for aquatic therapy, and local gym for…

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GetPT 1st & Be a Primary Care Physical Therapist

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In honor of GetPT 1st day I wanted to share with you my thoughts on the mindset behind living this truth. In the video below I explain what GetPT 1st and being a Primary Care Physical Therapist means to me and how that translates into my business and marketing philosophy. I hope you enjoy it…

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CashPT Cribs: Tour of a Chiropractic Cash-Based Practice

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I’m super stoked to have had the opportunity to share with you what my friend and colleague Dr. Christopher Anthony has built and achieved. Dr. Anthony is the owner of Trisynergy Chiropractic in HighPoint and Greensboro, NC. In his practice as a chiropractor he only sees 1 patient at a time (90 minute evaluations and 30-45…

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6 Reasons Why I Don’t Accept Insurance

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When I opened my private psychotherapy practice, I made a decision to accept private-pay clients only. This means I accept payment by cash, check, credit card, or PayPal. More importantly, it means I do not bill or “accept insurance.” I do not participate in the payment or reimbursement process with insurance companies. This is an important boundary for me as…

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