Meet the Expert! Podcast episode with Dr. Kienbacher

Listen to our first podcast episode from the series Meet the Expert! In this series, David’s Founder and CEO Arno Parviainen interviews experts in the field of medical exercise therapy.


Meet the Expert! Podcast episode with Dr. Kienbacher

In this episode, Dr. Kienbacher MD discusses his history in the field, how exercise therapy works in Austria, and how his clinic network provides both rehabilitation and preventive medical exercise with the David devices.

He also discusses his research and what is the future outlook for medical exercise. Dr. Kienbacher is a doctor of Physical of Medicine and is the Founder and Owner of Dr. Kienbacher Training. There are 5 center locations near Vienna, Austria.

Dr. Kienbacher Training medical exercise therapy in Austria


Podcast Timeline:

0:00 – 0:40 : Welcoming words

0:40 – 3:55 : Who is Dr. Kienbacher?

4:00 – 6:55 : Establishing social security-based medical exercise program in Austria

6:55 – 9:30 : Patient benefits and reactions to medical exercise therapy

9:45 – 12:00 : Medical training for an aging population

12:00 – 16:00 : Kienbacher Rehab & Training programs, Austria’s social security program

16:00 – 19:20 : Medical exercise testing and reporting capabilities with DAVID technology

19:20 – 22:10 : Dr. Kienbacher’s research and outlook on the future for medical exercise

22:15 – 24:30 : Growing need for medical exercise & long-COVID patient rehabilitation


Dr. Kienbacher did not receive any compensation for his participation in this podcast discussion.