Episode 36

Published on:

21st Feb 2023

Medical Advice from the Military Elite | Dr Bryan Stepanenko

Dr. Stepanenko recently retired from the military after completing seven years as an active duty Army family physician and was a firefighter/paramedic in South Florida prior to his military medical career. He recently joined Gabrielle Lyon’s medical practice as the lead physician and is an ambassador for the Institute for Muscle Centric Medicine. He practices Lifestyle & Performance Medicine with specialty training in Functional Medicine (IFMCP) and is teaching staff for the military’s only Functional Medicine training pathway. He lectures internationally on Warfighter Human Performance & Wellness, focusing on ways of identifying and mitigating threats to health and performance in the military Operational Environment and every day life. 

In this episode we discuss:

  • What it’s like to jump from active duty to practicing medicine
  • What is functional medicine, and who can practice it?
  • How we can start treating our Special Operations Forces (SOF) Operators better immediately.
  • How to live your best life from a muscle centric perspective.

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The Dr. Gabrielle Lyon Show
The Dr. Gabrielle Lyon Show promotes a healthy world, and in order to have a healthy world, we must have transparent conversations. This show is dedicated to such conversations as the listener; your education, understanding, strength, and health are the primary focus. The goal of this show is to provide you with a framework for navigating the health and wellness space and, most importantly, being the champion of your own life. Guests include highly trustworthy professionals that bring both the art and science of wellness aspects that are both physical and mental. Dr. Gabrielle Lyon is a Washington University fellowship-trained physician who serves the innovators, mavericks, and leaders in their fields, as well as working closely with the Special Operations Military. She is the founder of the Institute of Muscle-Centric Medicine® and serves patients worldwide.