Professor /Dr. Rothbart’s Education, Experience, Research and Publications
If, after reading some of the articles on my site, you’ve tried to discuss with your doctor the possibility that an abnormal foot structure is the cause of your chronic pain, you may have heard you doctor say, “I’ve never heard of such a thing.”
The reason Professor/Dr.Rothbart may know about things your doctor isn’t familiar with is because Professor/Dr.Rothbart has more education, training and experience than a GP. Even many specialists have not done their own original research, as Professor/Dr. Rothbart has.
Professor/Dr.Rothbart has spent more than 40 years as a researcher and clinician in the area of chronic musculoskeletal pain. Here is a summary of his education, experience, research and publications:
º Bachelors of Science (BSc – Major in Chemistry and Biology)
º Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM)
º Doctor of Natural Medicine (DNM)
º Licentiate (Masters) in Education
º PhD in Health Education (Dissertation on Chronic Degenerative Diseases)
º Diplomate, American Academy Pain Management
º Fellow, American College of Foot Orthopedics (Board Certified in Foot and Ankle Orthopedics)
º Diplomate, National Boards of Podiatry Examiners
º Fellow, Royal Society of Health
º Board Certified, Natural Medicine
º International Practice specializing in chronic pain elimination
º Director of Research – International Academy RPT
º International Lecturer
º Research Consultant, United States Army
º Instructor, Department of Biomechanics, Italian School of Podology, Rome, Italy
º Research Fellow, Istituto Superiore di Sanita (largest research facility in Italy)
º Director of Sports Medicine, Bellevue Foot and Ankle Center, Bellevue, Washington
º Clinician, Ballard Sports Medicine Clinic, Department of Podiatry, Seattle Washington
º Team Podiatrist, Seattle Supersonics (Professional Basketball Team)
º Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, School of Medicine
º One of the first physicians to give free Podiatric Care in Senior Citizen Centers (1973), San Diego, California.
º Medical Talk Show Host, “Brian’s Corner”, channel 6 TV Station XETV San Diego, California
º Writer, Syndicated Column “Foot Care”, Copley News Service Distributed to 1500 newspapers across the United States and around the world
º First physician in the United States to conduct a large scale foot screening for 1000 children (1972). For this, Professor/Dr. Rothbart received international recognition
º Discovered and published on two previously unrecognized foot structures – Primus Metatarsus Supinatus (Rothbarts Foot) and PreClinical Clubfoot Deformity
º Advanced the understanding of how the foot structure is linked to the development of chronic pain
º Developed the use of proprioceptive therapy and proprioceptive insoles to reverse chronic musculoskeletal pain. These are known as Rothbart Proprioceptive Therapy and Rothbart Proprioceptive Insoles
º Head Researcher, Diabetic Study, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
º 4 United State’s Patents issued, recognizing Professor/Dr. Rothbart’s research
Professor/Dr. Rothbart has published more than 50 scientific papers based on his original research, in leading medical journals worldwide, including:
º Journal American Podiatric Medical Association (formerly Journal American Podiatric Association)
º Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies
º Italian Journal of Sports Medicine
º Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics
º Pain Management (formerly American Journal Pain Management)
º Journal of Orthodontics
º Il Podologo
º Podiatry Review (formerly Chiropody Review)
º Journal of Craniomandibular and Sleep Practice
Professor/Dr. Rothbart is also the author of a research website for medical professionals – Eliminating Chronic Pain using Proprioceptive Therapy (www.rothbartsfoot.es) and an informative website for chronic pain sufferers – Curing Chronic Pain (www.curingchronicpain.com)
º Recipient of the Stickel Research Award – for outstanding research in Podiatric Orthopedics, awarded by the American Podiatric Medical Association
º Recipient of the Walsh Research Award – for outstanding work in Neurophysiology, awarded by the College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
º Member American College of Sports Medicine
º Member, American Society of Biomechanics
º Fellow, Royal Society of Health
º Lecturer and Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management
º Member, World Organization of Natural Medicine Practitioners
º Member, International Association for the Study of Pain
Chronic muscle and joint pain is common, but complex and difficult to resolve. It takes the expertise of a professional who has devoted his life to curing chronic pain through years of education, training and original research.
º Member, Academy of Comprehensive Integrative Medicine
Professor/Dr. Rothbart’s knowledge of the common cause of chronic pain – Rothbarts Foot and PreClinical Clubfoot Deformity – and his expertise in how to effectively treat these abnormal foot structures is the answer to permanently eliminating your chronic pain.
If your doctor doesn’t know about the impact of an abnormal foot structure and isn’t prepared to help you determine if it’s the cause of your chronic muscle and joint pain, consider making an appointment with Professor/Dr. Rothbart.
Assistant to Professor/Dr. Rothbart
For a more complete explanation of the Rothbarts Foot and PreClinical Clubfoot Deformity, read:
Abnormal Foot Structures That Cause Chronic Pain
To find out if you may have one of two common inherited, abnormal foot structures that cause chronic muscle and joint pain, take the Rothbarts Foot Questionnaire.
As you learn more about my innovative therapy, you may find that addressing and effectively treating your foot structure may be the missing link to ending your long time battle with unrelenting muscle and joint pain.
If you have questions about what’s involved in being treated with Rothbart Proprioceptive Therapy by long distance, see our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Page by clicking here.
If you would like to contact Professor /Dr. Brian A. Rothbart regarding an appointment to resolve your chronic muscle and joint pain, click here.
Professor/Dr. Brian A. Rothbart
Chronic Pain Elimination Specialist
Discovered the Rothbarts Foot and the PreClinical Clubfoot Deformity
Developer of Rothbart Proprioceptive Therapy
Inventor and Designer of Rothbart Proprioceptive Insoles
Founder of International Academy of Rothbart Proprioceptive Therapy
Author of Forever Free From Chronic Pain