Media Contact

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


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.






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

NATIONAL PAIN REPORT – “If I Were Your Spine Surgeon”

NATIONAL PAIN REPORT -” What to Ask Your Spine Surgeon”

Uncovering the Emotional Message of Chronic Pain – Epoch Times

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

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

Out of Pain (and Wheelchair) With Forgiveness – Psychology Today – with Fred Luskin

How My Patient Healed Her Back Pain By Learning To Forgive – MindBodyGreen

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

Cognitive pain management breakthrough far better choice than back surgery, says surgeon

Take Control of Back Pain – The Elephant Journal – Nancy Alder

How Chronic Pain Affects Families – The Doctor Blog

Taking Back Your Life from Pain – The Dr. Oz Show website

Compassionate Medicine for Chronic Pain – ZocDoc

Could You Benefit from Sending in Your Questionnaire Ahead of Time? ZocDoc

Back in Control with Dr. David Hanscom – Salonpas

In Pain? Blame Your Brain. Aging

7 Ways to Keep Your Back Strong. Fox

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

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

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

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

Back From the Edge: Coping with Physician Stress – The Doctor’s Advocate.

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

The Cry of Chronic Pain – WSMA Preceptor

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

Radio & Podcast






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

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

Interview with Dr. Tatta approx 45 Minutes
The Healing Pain Podcast

Live 30 minute interview with Linda Strasburg
K-Talk Radio – Utah

Interview with Deborah Vidal
Vidal Speaks

interview with Sylvia Henderson / Intuitive Transformations
OM FM Radio

Interview with Pat Farnack on CBS Radio
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Part 2:

Interview with Deborah Vidal

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.

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

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

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

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

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”

REBECCA RISK Interview on Voice America

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

Coast 2 Coast – Interview with David on

Interview with John Filo – Your Soul’s Purpose

Doctor Radio Sirius XM – Interview with Dr. Jonathan Whiteson of NYU Medical Center

CBS Radio New York

Live interview with Heidi Godman – Healthcheck WSQR-FM/Sarasota

Dr. Hanscom interviewed on the Aware Show by  Lisa Garr

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