Advanced Regenerative Medicine Institute is an impartial educational organization dedicated to furthering the research & development, training, and proper education of regenerative medicine and the physicians who practice it.
Founded by physicians and experienced practice managers, the Advanced Regenerative Medicine Insitute was created to offer physicians the tools and resources necessary to not only offer regenerative medicine therapies, but make the most of them in their respective practices. ARMI’s top-notch training courses, coupled with invigorating and educational lecture programs allow doctors to not only earn CME credits, but learn how to manage a profitable practice with disruptive business and marketing strategies.
George Chang Chien, DO
Dr. Chang Chien has authored over 100 manuscripts on a variety of topics including Regenerative Medicine, orthopedics, and advanced interventional procedural medicine. He has active research in regenerative medicine applications for medical aesthetics, pain management, sports-related injuries, and has been a collaborator on multiple multi-center studies.
Dr. Chang Chien speaks regularly throughout the world on Regenerative Medicine. His professional teaching experience includes being a CIPS Examiner for the World Institute of Pain, ABIPP examiner for Regenerative Medicine and Interventional Pain, ultrasound course Director at the Cleveland Clinic, Regenerative Medicine Course Director for American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and the Society for Pain Practice Management.
Dr. Chang Chien specializes in all aspects of Regenerative Medicine and has distinct expertise in platelet rich plasma (PRP), bone marrow aspiration for stem cells (BMAC), and adipose-derived stem cells (ADSC).
He is the Founder of the GCC Institute, Medical Director for Pain Management at Ventura County Medical Center, and the Director for the Center for Regenerative Medicine at Southern California University. He is the Director for Medical Education of Apex Biologix, and serves in the editorial board for Pain Physician medical journal and is the section editor for Regenerative Medicine.
To learn more about Dr. George C. Chang Chien, you can visit his website at http://www.regenmeddoctor.org
Sudhir Diwan, MD
Dr. Diwan has provided his expertise in pain medicine to articles appearing in leading newspapers including The New York Times and The Los Angeles Times, and has made various television appearances including Fox 5’s Good Day New York and Health Headlines on CBS for the latest research on radiofrequency lesioning for chronic back pain.
In addition to his busy pain management practice, Dr. Diwan lectures extensively and interacts regularly with experts in the field of pain medicine nationally and internationally. He has been a guest speaker for many noteworthy organizations including the American Cancer Society, the American Society of Anesthesiology, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, the World Institute of Pain, and numerous pain specialty societies and congresses in Europe. He is also a regular speaker for the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists on the topic of pain management and management of cancer pain.
Sairam Atluri, MD
He served as the Vice President of the Ohio Chapter of American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He was also a Speaker at the Annual and Semi-Annual national meetings of American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.
Bert Mandelbaum, MD
Bert Mandelbaum, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon, a member of the Board of Directors and co-chair of medical affairs at the renowned Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles. He has over three decades of experience covering a range of orthopaedic, adult, and pediatric sports medicine, and overall wellness topics.
Dr. Mandelbaum currently serves as the Associate Chief Medical Officer for Major League Soccer, Medical Director for the FIFA Medical Center of Excellence in Santa Monica, Co-Director of The USOC CSS National Medical Center of Excellence and resides on the USOC National Medical Network Advisory Group. He has served as director of research for Major League Baseball and team physician for numerous collegiate and Major League Soccer teams, as well as for the U.S. Soccer Men’s National Team. He currently serves as medical director of the FIFA Medical Center of Excellence in Santa Monica, and on the U.S. Olympic Committee National Medical Network Advisory Group.
Dr. Mandelbaum also served as Chief Medical Officer for the 2015 World Special Olympic Games in Los Angeles; Chief Medical Director for the 2016 Copa America Centenario and CONCACAF; FIFA IOC Medical Officer for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; and Chief Medical Officer for the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup. He is a member of multiple professional medical societies including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.
In addition to authoring and co-authoring a bevy of clinical research on a variety of orthopaedic topics, Dr. Mandelbaum has received numerous public accolades including designation as a Super Doctor in Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery for a consecutive 12-year period since 2007. Dr. Mandelbaum is also a frequent medical expert contributor to mainstream media publications and websites including Medscape, Sports Illustrated, NBC Sports, MSN and Men’s Health, as well as local and television news outlets, including NBC, ABC and Fox television affiliates.
Richard Rosenthal, MD
Dr. Rosenthal has distinguished himself as a leader in educating and training medical professionals in the fields of Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine. He is the editor of the interventional pain section of the widely read journal, Practical Pain Management. He developed a one-year pain medicine fellowship which teaches young physicians the skills in Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine. Dr. Rosenthal is a master instructor for the prestigious organization the Spinal Intervention Society. He has taught physicians in both the United States and Europe how to correctly perform various spinal procedures. He has authored several scientific articles and book chapters on topics in the specialty of pain medicine. He is also involved in clinical research and has served as an expert witness in malpractice cases. His clinic was awarded the Excellence in Multi-disciplinary Pain Care Award by the World Institute of Pain (one of only 4 clinics in the United States to receive the award in 2011).
Dr. Rosenthal has been practicing Regenerative Medicine for the past several years. He has acted as Course Director for more than 30 Regenerative Medicine courses and has also lectured at several national conferences. He specializes in the use of stem cells and platelet rich plasma for the treatment of painful joints, including the knee, hip and shoulder. His treatments are based on a comprehensive approach to relieving pain and improving function. Dr. Rosenthal has lectured on the topic of Regenerative Medicine, especially Platelet Rich Plasma and Stem Cells treatments, for such prestigious organizations as the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and the Society for Pain Practice Management.
Josh Donaldson, ND
Aaron Calodney, MD
With particular interest in Spine and special interests including Neuromodulation and Intrathecal Drug Delivery, Biological treatment of the painful degenerative disc, Peripheral nerve injury, and Radiofrequency ablation, Dr. Calodney has presented and published many articles and textbook chapters. He is actively involved in clinical research and has delivered over 250 invited lectures in the US and abroad. Dr. Calodney also specializes in treating pain through the use of regenerative medicine and implements these techniques, when applicable, into his practice.
Dr. Calodney is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, International Spine Intervention Society, International Neuromodulation Society, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, North American Neuromodulation Society, Texas Pain Society, Texas Medical Association, Texas Society of Anesthesiology, and the Smith County Medical Society.
Joel Baumgartner, MD
Robert Kinne, MD
Dr. Kinne has a passion for sports and musculoskeletal medicine, utilizing both fluoroscopy and ultrasound in his daily practice. He has served as a team physician for multiple affiliated minor league hockey and baseball teams as well as NCAA universities. He remains committed to providing both traditional and novel treatment options for his patients and is well versed in many modalities. He has utilized and maintains expertise in various regenerative medicine applications including Platelet Rich Plasma, Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate and Adipose-derived MSCs for treatment of a variety of sports, spine, joint and other musculoskeletal injuries and conditions.
Outside of his clinical practice, he remains active in teaching, having provided lectures and hands-on training in ultrasound, fluoroscopic-guided procedures and regenerative medicine throughout the United States for numerous professional organizations including the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and the Advanced Regenerative Medicine Institute. He stays involved with these societies as well as the Spine Intervention Society, Interventional Orthopedics Foundation and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
When not working, he loves spending time with his daughters and wife and serves as the pitching coach for a local high school baseball team.