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Episode 20: It’s Contagious (Social Circles Influence Who You Are)

Nicholas DiNubile, MD and Michael Mantell, PhD


In this episode of 15 Minutes to Wellness, Dr. Mantell is joined by Dr. Nicholas DiNubile, an internationally known orthopaedic surgeon and U.S. News and World Report “Top Doctor.” The two focus on the influence of social circles, and offer insight on why people go to the doctor and how to handle certain situations involving health problems.

About Nicholas A. DiNubile

Nicholas A. DiNubile, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine. In addition to operating a private practice in Havertown, Penn., he is the bestselling author of his “FrameWork” series of health and wellness books, and executive producer and host of the award-winning national PBS TV special, “Your Body's FrameWork.” DiNubile is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania, and he serves as chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Delaware County Memorial Hospital.

He is a lead spokesperson for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He has also been consistently named as a “Top Doctor” by U.S. News & World Report. DiNubile was appointed special advisor to the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports during the administration of President George Bush, and he has cared for numerous celebrities and high-level athletes. DiNubile serves as vice president of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M), ACE chief medical officer, and as a member of the global advisory board for the International Sports Hall of Fame. He was a contributor to the Surgeon General's Report on Physical Activity and Health and is executive editor of The Physician and Sportsmedicine. Learn more about him at www.drnick.com.


Hosted by Dr. Michael Mantell,
ACE Senior Fitness Consultant
for Behavioral Sciences

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