Proper diagnosis and treatment of fibromyalgia (FM), as well as other fatigue- and pain-related disorders, is a neglected and poorly understood niche in medicine. Fortunately, The Fibro-Fix Summit brings attention to the topic, with experts discussing FM and the many disorders improperly labeled as FM, to provide real action steps and solutions. Act as your own health advocate, and learn how you could take steps toward your recovery today

Attend this event if you are suffering from:

  • Body-wide Pain
  • Depression and/or Anxiety
  • Persistent Fatigue
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Unrefreshed Sleep & Insomnia
  • Thyroid and/or Adrenal Dysfunction

Your host, Dr. David M. Brady, is an internationally recognized expert in fibromyalgia (FM) and a staunch patient advocate for those who have been struggling because of a medical system that is ill-equipped to deal with the problem. Join him and 30+ experts for this iconic event that could change your health and your life!

Our Speakers

  • Mark Hyman, MD

    Functional Medicine Matrix Applied to Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Fibromyalgia and the functional medicine physician
    • Infectious and metabolic disorders masquerading as FM
    • Medicines, supplements and foods used for FM

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  • Jacob Teitelbaum, MD

    Fibromyalgia: Clinical Experience Over the Decades

    What You'll Learn +

    • Foundational elements of fibromyalgia development
    • Effective approaches to manage chronic pain and fatigue
    • The SHINE protocol for fibromyalgia

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  • Kelly Brogan, MD

    Antidepressants and Fibromyalgia: Separating Myths from Facts

    What You'll Learn +

    • Risk-benefit equation with antidepressant and anti-anxiety meds
    • Is the chemical imbalance model of depression and anxiety valid?
    • Safe withdrawal from antidepressant, anti-anxiety and other psych meds

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  • Ronald Hoffman, MD

    Integrative Medicine Approaches in Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Common medications for fibromyalgia
    • Use of low-dose naltrexone (LDN) for fibromyalgia
    • Are CBD and medical marijuana a viable option?

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  • Gerard Mullin, MD, MS

    Gut Microbiome and Direct Connections to Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • GI microbes and metabolites as causative factors in global pain
    • The IBS and SIBO connection to fibromyalgia
    • Therapeutic options to address GI dysfunctions

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  • Amy Myers, MD

    Autoimmunity and Thyroid Disease as Complicating Factors

    What You'll Learn +

    • How autoimmune diseases can be misdiagnosed as fibromyalgia
    • Autoimmune thyroid conditions and fibromyalgia
    • Proper diagnosis and management of thyroid disorders

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  • Susan Blum, MD, MPH

    The Importance of Detoxification

    What You'll Learn +

    • What is detoxification and why is it so important?
    • Safe detoxification for the fibromyalgia sufferer
    • Case studies and stories of detox successes

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  • JJ Virgin, CNS, CHFS

    The “Sugar Impact”

    What You'll Learn +

    • Can excessive sugar in your diet worsen your condition?
    • Foods to remove/reduce cravings and increase energy
    • The dietary approach that will strengthen your metabolism

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  • Alan Christianson, NMD

    Adrenal Reset Strategy in Support of Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Role of stress and adrenal dysfunction in fibromyalgia
    • Strategies to “Reset” stress response and adrenal function
    • Other hormonal connections to chronic pain and fatigue

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  • Michael J. Schneider, PhD, DC

    Fibromyalgia: Diagnosis Is Half the Cure

    What You'll Learn +

    • What is fibromyalgia really? What causes it?
    • “Classic” vs. “pseudo” fibromyalgia
    • Treatments that work in fibromyalgia

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  • Eric L. Zielinski, DC, MPH(c)

    Essential Oils as a Novel Fibromyalgia Intervention

    What You'll Learn +

    • The reason fibromyalgia befuddles researchers
    • Why essential oils may be the "missing link"
    • Tips on how to use essential oils for pain relief

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  • Tom O’Bryan, DC, CCN, DACBN

    Gluten and Fibromyalgia, Is There a Connection?

    What You'll Learn +

    • Gluten, immunological reactivity and inflammation
    • Gluten sensitivity masquerading as fibromyalgia
    • Blood-brain barrier, gluten and chronic pain

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  • Josh Axe, DNM, DC, CNS

    Clinician’s Perspective on Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Addressing foods and the gut
    • Going “local” in your recovery
    • Self-confidence and a healthy psyche for recovery

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  • Julie Matthews, CNC

    Oxalates in Pain and Fatigue

    What You'll Learn +

    • What are oxalates and why might they be a problem?
    • How oxalate metabolism problems can cause fibromyalgia
    • Determining if you have an oxalate problem

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  • Jay Davidson, DC

    Lyme Disease as a Fibromyalgia Masquerader

    What You'll Learn +

    • Stealth infections with Lyme and co-infections
    • Best testing methods for Lyme disease and co-infection
    • Comprehensive treatment options for Lyme and related infections

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  • Todd LePine, MD

    Fibromyalgia and Metabolic Dysfunction

    What You'll Learn +

    • Putting together all of the metabolic pieces in fibromyalgia
    • Minding your mitochondria: A critical gateway to recovery
    • Sleep hygiene: The importance of brain and body restoration

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  • Roger Deutsch

    Food Sensitivity and its Role in Pain and Fatigue

    What You'll Learn +

    • Activation of the inflammasome by foods
    • Factors influencing susceptibility to food sensitivity
    • Food intolerance and global pain/fatigue

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  • Kara Fitzgerald, ND

    Laboratory Testing Options for Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Metabolic testing with organic acids
    • Testing for Lyme and stealth infections
    • Genetic, nutrient, toxicity and GI testing for FM patients

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  • Roxanne Edrington, DC, CCN

    Exercise, Motion and Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Which exercises are safe for those with fibromyalgia
    • How to avoid pain/fatigue aggravation while regaining fitness
    • Attaining greater flexibility and strength while suffering

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  • Deidre Rawlings, ND, PhD

    Fibromyalgia: A Food and Lifestyle-Based Recovery

    What You'll Learn +

    • Food as medicine in fibromyalgia
    • Lifestyle changes that have real and rapid impact
    • Putting effective at-home recovery strategies into action

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  • Andrea Nakayama, CNC, CNE, CHHC

    Lifestyle Medicine in Thyroid Disorders and Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Links between thyroid disorders and fibromyalgia
    • Food as medicine in thyroid disorders and fibromyalgia
    • Becoming your best self advocate in recovery

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  • Christa Orecchio, CNC

    Food as Medicine for Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • The BIG-5 healing foods to add to your diet
    • Food-lifestyle-emotional connections in the food as medicine approach
    • The BIG-5 healing foods to remove from your diet

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  • Peter Osborne, DC, DACBN

    No Grain, No Pain

    What You'll Learn +

    • How grains can contribute to pain and inflammation
    • Other foods/factors that can contribute to inflammation and pain
    • How pain medications can cause joint and body pain

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  • Izabella Wentz, PharmD

    Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis and Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • How Hashimoto’s thyroid disease can be misdiagnosed as FM
    • Proper diagnosis and management of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
    • Lifestyle interventions to resolve the “root causes” of Hashimoto’s

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  • Vincent Pedre, MD

    Happy Gut: Less Pain and Fatigue

    What You'll Learn +

    • GI connections to fibromyalgia-like symptoms
    • The prevalence of IBS and SIBO in fibromyalgia
    • Dr. Pedre’s personal story of recovery from IBS

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  • John Immel

    Ayurvedic Medicine and Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Types of “constitutions” or “body-types” called “Dosha”
    • Ayurvedic approaches to fibromyalgia
    • Subconscious psychological “tension” in FM

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  • Michael Ash, DO, ND, BSc, DipION

    The Fibromyalgia-Gut-Immune Connection

    What You'll Learn +

    • Connections between fibromyalgia and GI ecology
    • Inflammasome activation by GI organisms and immune reactivity
    • Action steps to improve GI balance and mitochondrial function

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  • Eugene R. Zampieron, ND, MH, AHG & Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, AHG, AHN-BC

    Botanical Remedies for Pain from the Natural Medicine Chest

    What You'll Learn +

    • Herbs that act as COX-inhibitors to control inflammation
    • Ginger, curcumin, boswellia, California poppy, Jamaican dogwood...
    • Important lifestyle factors in the control of pain

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  • Doni Wilson, ND

    Stress and Fibromyalgia: Beyond Adrenal Dysfunction

    What You'll Learn +

    • 4 major systems of stress
    • Anti-stress herbals and nutrients
    • Hierarchy of treatment interventions for stress

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  • Razi Ann Berry

    Fibromyalgia: My Journey to Recovery

    What You'll Learn +

    • How Razi was diagnosed with FM
    • Tenets of naturopathic medicine as keys to recovery
    • How to find the right doctor or healthcare provider

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  • Trudy Scott, CN

    The Anxiety-Depression-Fibromyalgia Connection

    What You'll Learn +

    • Neurotransmitters, amino acids and anxiety/depression
    • Root Causes of anxiety and depression
    • Natural and lifestyle interventions for anxiety/depression

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  • Niki Gratrix, BA, DipION, mBANT, CNHC

    Trauma-Stress-Abuse and Connections to Fibromyalgia

    What You'll Learn +

    • Adverse Childhood Events (ACEs) as triggers for FM
    • How ACEs affect our behavior and biology
    • Safe strategies to recover from ACEs

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  • Joe Tatta, DPT, CCN

    When It’s Fibromyalgia...and When It’s NOT!

    What You'll Learn +

    • Critical elements in the proper diagnosis of fibromyalgia
    • Fibromyalgia vs. myofascial pain syndrome
    • Physical-emotional connection in fibromyalgia treatment

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Free Bonus Gifts

Register for The Fibro-Fix Summit to receive the following FREE gifts!

  • Expert Talk: Integrative Medicine Approaches in Fibromyalgia
    Gift 1

    Expert Talk: Integrative Medicine Approaches in Fibromyalgia by Ronald Hoffman, MD

    In this free expert talk, learn:

    • Common medications for fibromyalgia
    • Use of low-dose naltrexone (LDN) for fibromyalgia
    • Are CBD and medical marijuana a viable option?
  • Expert Talk: Trauma-Stress-Abuse and Connections to Fibromyalgia
    Gift 2

    Expert Talk: Trauma-Stress-Abuse and Connections to Fibromyalgia by Niki Gratrix, BA, DipION, mBANT, CNHC

    In this free expert talk, learn:

    • Adverse Childhood Events (ACEs) as triggers for FM
    • How ACEs affect our behavior and biology
    • Safe strategies to recover from ACEs
  • The Fibro Fix Preview
    Gift 3

    The Fibro Fix Preview by Dr. David Brady

    A complimentary preview of Dr. Brady’s new book, The Fibro Fix, including the introduction and the first full chapter. The complete book can be purchased at http://www.FibroFix.com

Meet Your Host

Meet Your Host

Dr. David M. Brady has over 25-years of experience as an integrative practitioner and academic. He is a licensed naturopathic medical physician in Connecticut and Vermont and a board certified clinical nutritionist. Dr. Brady is also a prolific author of medical papers and research articles on fibromyalgia and has dedicated a large part of his professional career to helping people recover from this mysterious disorder. He currently serves as the Vice Provost for the Division of Health Sciences, Director of the Human Nutrition Institute, and Associate Professor of Clinical Sciences at the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. He maintains a private practice, Whole Body Medicine, in Fairfield, CT, and is also the Chief Medical Officer for Designs for Health, Inc., and Diagnostic Solutions Labs, LLC. He is an internationally sought-after presenter on nutritional, functional and integrative medicine and has appeared on the speaking panel of the largest and most prestigious conferences in the field. Dr. Brady is a highly dedicated champion and advocate for patients suffering with a fibromyalgia diagnosis. You can learn more at DrDavidBrady.com and FibroFix.com.