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Beth Grossman, New York City – 212-949-4071


Interview with Jesse Cannone.

Aleisha Fetters MEN’S HEALTH Magazine
Interview with Stephanie Bucklin.

Psychology Today – John Sarno, M.D., An American Hero: Marking a Shift in How We Treat Chronic Pain – July 17, 2017

NATIONAL PAIN REPORT – “If I Were Your Spine Surgeon” …  – July 1, 2017

NATIONAL PAIN REPORT -” What to Ask Your Spine Surgeon” – June 19, 2017

Uncovering the Emotional Message of Chronic Pain – Epoch Times – February 4, 2017

Live Pain Free – Featured in the Dec 2016 issue

Pain Free Living – Featured in the February/March 2017 issue.

The Dangers of Positive Thinking – Rewire Me – September 17, 2015

Spinal Surgery is Not the Definitive Answer – Talkback, February 2015

Out of Pain (and Wheelchair) With Forgiveness – Psychology Today – with Fred Luskin – December 10, 2014

How My Patient Healed Her Back Pain By Learning To Forgive – MindBodyGreen – September 3, 2014

Doctors, Workers and Insurers — Driving Better Outcomes for All – Claims Magazine – August 2014

Cognitive pain management breakthrough far better choice than back surgery, says surgeon – Natural News – March 10, 2014

Take Control of Back Pain – The Elephant Journal – Nancy Alder – January 25, 2014

How Chronic Pain Affects Families – The Doctor Blog – January 22, 2014

Taking Back Your Life from Pain – The Dr. Oz Show website – December 4, 2013

Compassionate Medicine for Chronic Pain – ZocDoc, November 13, 2013

Could You Benefit from Sending in Your Questionnaire Ahead of Time? ZocDoc, March 26th 2013.

Back in Control with Dr. David Hanscom – Salonpas

In Pain? Blame Your Brain. Aging, January 2013.

7 Ways to Keep Your Back Strong. Fox, January 20, 2013.

Finding the Root Cause of Back Pain: Q & A with Spine Surgeon Dr. David Hanscom. Becker’s Spine Review, December 2012.

Spine Surgeon David Hanscom on his New Book, Chronic Pain, and DOCC. Brain World, November 2012.

A Surgeon’s Perspective on the Hoffman Process. Staying Connected, March 2012.

Defining Solutions for Workers’ Comp: Ability and Motivation. ACPA Chronicle, March 2012.

Back From the Edge: Coping with Physician Stress – The Doctor’s Advocate, 4th Quarter 2011.

Physician Suicide: My Journey.  Spineline, November/ December, 2011.  (Reproduced with permission from SpineLine,2011;12(6):42-44. © 2011 North American Spine Society.)

The Cry of Chronic Pain – WSMA Preceptor, August 2011.

Aching Back? Why Surgery Is Not Indicated for Lower Back Pain, Case In Point, July 2011.  (Reproduced with permission from Case In Point.)




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Beth Grossman, New York City – 212-949-4071


Aug 4, 2015, 8:30 PM EDT
David Hanscom interviewed on The Coaching Game with Laurie Lawson

New Breakthrough: No Pill Pain Fighters
Dr. David Hanscom, author of Back in Control: A Spine Surgeon’s Roadmap Out of Chronic Pain, explains the principles of eliminating chronic back pain without surgery on the  Dr. Oz Show.  View on the Dr. Oz website.

Fox 25 TV News Live Interview, Boston

An interview with Dr. David Hanscom, author of Back in Control: A Spine Surgeon’s
Roadmap Out of Chronic Pain, on WFXT-TV in Boston.

Radio & Podcast

January 10, 2018
Interview with Gwilda Wiyaka on Spreaker, “Self-Healing to Kick Chronic Pain

June 13, 2017
Live 50-60 minute interview
Hillary Murray/WDVR-FM New Jersey and airs in Philadelphia and Bucks County

June 8, 2017
Interview with Dr. Tatta approx 45 Minutes
The Healing Pain Podcast

June 3,2017
Live 30 minute interview with Linda Strasburg
K-Talk Radio – Utah

May 24, 2017
Interview with Deborah Vidal
Vidal Speaks

May 18, 2017
interview with Sylvia Henderson / Intuitive Transformations
OM FM Radio

May 3, 2017
Interview with Pat Farnack on CBS Radio
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Part 2:

April 24, 2017
Interview with Deborah Vidal

Mar. 11, 2017
PEOPLES PHARMACY – Interview with David Hanscom scheduled to air on 200 NPR affiliate radio stations around the country. Use this link to find stations that carry the People’s Pharmacy broadcast.

Mar 2017

MARIE BENARD  podcast, Interview with David Hanscom recorded on Mar. 1, 2017

Mar 2017

David Hanscom – Interview with Shannon O’Kelly on IRG Health Talk show on KVI 570 Talk Radio Seattle, WA

Mar 2017

Michael Sandler’s interview with David Hanscom on Inspire Nation –

“How to Release Chronic Pain Pain and Back Pain – For Good! + Meditation”

Feb 19, 2017
KOMO Seattle Radio 1000am/97.7FM

Feb. 7, 2017
Dr. Tim Gerstmar interview with David Hanscom – Aspire Natural Health podcast

“Cure for 90% of Chronic Pain”

Jan. 30, 2017
REBECCA RISK Interview on Voice America

Jan. 21, 2017
Temple of Health Podcast Interview with David Hanscom

Jan. 12, 2017
Coast 2 Coast – Interview with David on

Jan. 5, 2017
Interview with John Filo – Your Soul’s Purpose

Dec 5, 2016
Doctor Radio Sirius XM – Interview with Dr. Jonathan Whiteson of NYU Medical Center

Oct 19, 2016
CBS Radio New York

Nov. 8, 2016
Live interview with Heidi Godman – Healthcheck WSQR-FM/Sarasota

May 10, 2016
Dr. Hanscom interviewed on the Aware Show by  Lisa Garr

April 11, 2016
Falling Through the Cracks: Feel alive and thrive
Dr. Hanscom interviewed by Dr. Rebecca Risk

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David Hanscom – An Interview with Your Family’s Health

David Hanscom – CHANGE MAKER With Zhena Muzyka:

David Hanscom – Straight Shot Health – What Everyone Needs to Know About Back Surgery 

David Hanscom – Patricia Raskin Positive Living program on 630AM and 99.7FM
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Part 2

David Hanscom – New Pathways to Overcome Chronic Back Pain, The People’s Pharmacy.
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David Hanscom – An interview with Bob Salter, CBS Radio, New York

David Hanscom – An interview with Dan Rea, CBS,  Boston, MA for more information.

David Hanscom – An interview with NPR Boston, MA.

David Hanscom – Your Family’s Health – An interview at Nassau Community College
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Dr. David Hanscom – interview on CONSCIOUS TALK RADIO/Seattle at 706AM by co-hosts Brenda Michaels and Rob Spears.
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David Hanscom – interview by Samad Aidane for Neurofrontier

David Hanscom – interviewed on Coast-to-Coast with Greg Noory KFBK-AM

David Hanscom – interview by Eva Herr, the Infinite Consciousness program

Dialogue with Marc Gafni regarding “Discovering Your Unique Self Through Chronic Pain”.

CBS News Radio – Nightside interview with Dan Rea

Interview with Debbie Mandel

Healing Yourself.

Hoffman, Mind Body Syndrome, and Chronic Pain – November 13th, 2012

Hoffman Radio Interview


May 17, 2017
David Hanscom is the  keynote speaker – Applying Evidence-Based Medicine in Workers’ Comp
Washington Self-Insurers Association Spring conference
Bellevue, WA