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Posted 8/6/2016 by danarockey in Wellness Dentistry by Dr. Dana Rockey DMD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 38
The Oral-Systemic Connection
If you’ve heard”. Used in the broader context of wellness-based dentistry, the oral-systemic connection is the scientifically proven, medically recognized fact that there is a direct relationship between oral health and a person’s overall health. Dr. Rockey and his team look at...Read More
Posted 6/28/2016 by danarockey in Wellness Dentistry by Dr. Dana Rockey DMD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 43
Advancing the Standard of Dental Care and Healthcare in the U.S.
Today Peggy Anne Rockey RN and Wellness Coach and I (Dr. Dana Rockey) led our staff in our six-month training and outlook session. We discussed what it looks like to lead the practice and the dental industry in elevating the standard of dental care and healthcare in the United States from Newport...Read More
Posted 4/10/2016 by danarockey in Wellness Dentistry by Dr. Dana Rockey DMD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 70
This Common Oral Health Misconception Directly Impacts Patient's Overall Health
Bleeding and tender gums are symptoms of a condition that could lead to a heart attack or other serious health issues. According to Dana Rockey, DMD, a wellness-based dentist based in Newport Beach, “Bleeding gums is not a localized problem and is not normal – it’s a sign of...Read More
Posted 4/6/2016 by danarockey in Wellness Dentistry by Dr. Dana Rockey DMD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 44
Beating Cancer with Nutrition (What all Healthcare Professionals Should Know Too)
There is good news in the “war on cancer”. Optimal nutrition coupled with appropriate medical treatment can dramatically improve the quality of life and chances for a complete remission for most cancer patients. discusses the5 main reasons why cancer patients must use nutrition in...Read More
Posted 4/1/2016 by danarockey in Wellness Dentistry by Dr. Dana Rockey DMD   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 39
Don’t be Fooled! Inflammation is Not a “Normal” Condition
There are health-related conditions that many have come to think ofas “normal”. For one reason of another, we have been fooled into thinking that inflammation is commonplace, especially since so many of us who live in Southern California lead active lifestyles and often feel the aches...Read More
Posted 3/18/2016 by OpenADentalOffice in How To Open A Dental Office   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 161
[easy] MEDICAL BILLING…for Dentists!
[easy] MEDICAL BILLING…for Dentists! Could you improve more patients’ lives? With simple-to-use medical billing, you can deliver MORE CARE…and be compensated for it. Today’s...Read More
Posted 8/11/2014 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 883
Next Gen Oral Care: Personalized
I’m often asked about how to communicate with patients about the frequency of dental checkups. As we all know, dental care is not one-size-fits-all. It’s not “just a cleaning,” and some people just need to come in more often. So I’d like to share an analogy that...Read More
Posted 4/22/2014 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 2581
Integrative Care: The Future of Healthcare
I was recently interviewed for an article in Naturopathic Doctor News and Review for their regular column, The Expert Report. The journal, whose main audience is naturopaths and other integrative health professionals, was to highlight the connection between the mouth and the body. Dr. Mark...Read More
Posted 2/10/2014 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 2955
Bleeding Gums Are Just the Tip of the Iceberg
Over 100 years ago, the Titanic sank to the bottom of the Atlantic after hitting an iceberg. Despite the fact that there were several lookouts, they couldn’t see the biggest, most dangerous part of the iceberg beneath the water’s surface that ultimately led to the sinking of the...Read More
Posted 1/7/2014 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 1  |   Views: 5475
How to Explain Inflammation to Patients in Under a Minute
When you talk to patients about inflammation, most think of the time they twisted their ankle and had to ice it for a few days. And they’re right—that is one example of inflammation… But it’s so much more than that. Inflammation is the body’s response...Read More
Posted 12/5/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 4256
Health Innovators: A Conversation with Garth Ehrlich
When I met my now good friend Garth Ehrlich, PhD, at the earlier this year, I knew I had to get him on the panel of speakers for this year’s AAOSH Scientific Session. Dr. Ehrlich is the director of the and is responsible for much of the leading genetic and biofilm research...Read More
Posted 11/26/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 4342
What Every Healthcare Professional Needs to Know About CIMT
A new game-changingshowed that when we address clinical views of gum disease plus bacteria and microbial approach, we can slow down and the progression of blockage in the carotid artery. This is big news for both the medical and dental communities, so let's break it down: First of all, what...Read More
Posted 11/7/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 1  |   Views: 4572
What Every Physician at the Cleveland HeartLab Symposium Wishes You Knew
There’s a new medical/dental model occurring, and it’s all about inflammation reduction. Just a few weeks ago I was one of two dentists who attended the Cleveland HeartLab Symposium in Dallas. As always, the presentations were geared to cardiologists and other preventive medicine...Read More
Posted 10/10/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 4754
Highlights from AAOSH's 3rd Annual Scientific Session
AAOSH's 3rd Annual Scientific Session was a rousing success! I was so proud to see such a great group of healthcare professionals gathered together to greet thefuture of dentistry and healthcare. In a year when , we had a sold-out event, and I must first say a big thank you to everyone...Read More
Posted 9/24/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 403
How the Dental Team is Making Life Easier for People with Diabetes
A recent research paper came out in theon the effects of non-surgical periodontal treatment on HBA1c levels in patients with Type 2 diabetes.The conclusion of this research paper stated that non-surgical periodontal treatment was associated with a reduction in HBA1c levels. One of the biggest...Read More
Posted 9/5/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 239
The Scary Connection between Oral Bacteria, Pre-Term Birth & Colorectal Cancer
My good friend Dr. Yiping Han is at it again! She has co-authoredshowing the important role an oral bacterium, F. nucleatum, plays in colorectal cancer. You might recognize this particular bacterium – at last year’s AAOSH Scientific Session, Dr. Han presented groundbreaking research...Read More
Posted 9/4/2013 by Jill Kring Carter aka Practice Prudence™ in Practice Prudence ™   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 6506
It's Hump Day in the Only Free Dental Clinic in Town........
Well, it's hump day, and I'm busy trying to secure grant funds for a free dental clinic, in fact, the only free dental clinic in the county. This clinic serves the homeless, and recently added the same services for the uninsured, working-poor of the community through a collaboration with our local...Read More
Posted 8/29/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 246
Oral Inflammation & Heart Attacks featured on the Doctor Oz Show
On the August 15 episode of the Doctor Oz Show, Dr. Oz stated that it is undeniable that oral inflammation plays a key role in inflammatory diseases such as heart attacks and strokes. “There is a connection – a very clear connection, in my mind. It’s the...Read More
Posted 7/11/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 6761
Maximizing Your Utility for a Successful Practice
While the most human experience is to fear the future, we often overlook the simplest fact of maximizing one’s utility. Maximizing utility is taking advantage of what is at your fingertips—taking advantage and maximizing what is already available. In healthcare, we often don’t...Read More
Posted 5/22/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 336
3 Numbers that Bring Heart Attack, Stroke, & Diabetes Prevention into Your Office
In the past, getting a patient tested for Lp-PLA2was mind-numbing. Dentist refers patient to physician. Patient makes separate appointment with physician. Physician orders the. Patient sets up separate appointment with a lab. Patient goes to the lab to get blood drawn. Lab sends off blood...Read More
Posted 5/22/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 273
The Number Dental Professionals Have Been Waiting For
What if I told you that one number could tell you more about your patients’ risk for heart attack and stroke than their? You’d probably be surprised to hear that over 50% of heart attacks and strokes occur in people with normal cholesterol levels. But the fact is that 75% of heart...Read More
Posted 5/21/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 475
Improving Overall Health by Addressing Oral Inflammation
Inflammation is the key cause for most of our serious chronic diseases—cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cerebrovascular disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and Alzheimer’s disease, to name a few—andplays a major role. Dental professionals know that periodontal disease is an...Read More
Posted 4/30/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 4695
Dental Therapy Paves the Road to Less Headache Pain
600: The number of doses of acetaminophen it takes to put a person at risk for kidney damage. But for a person who has chronic headaches, it doesn’t take long to make it to 600. Take my patient Nicole, for instance. Nicole came to see me after her physician, alarmed at the number of...Read More
Posted 4/8/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 449
Dentistry's "Perfect Storm"
Truth be told, we are in a “perfect storm” in regards to dentistry—trying to come out of a diminished economy, an enormous demographic group (Baby Boomers) transitioning into retirement and government health...Read More
Posted 4/2/2013 by DrDanSindelar in Oral Health: The Tipping Point of Healthcare   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 347
Unhealthy Mouth, Lighter Wallet
A recentshowed that the number of adults visiting the dentist at least yearly has been declining over the past 7 years. As recently as 2010, it appears that more and more adults are putting off dental visits in an effort to save money. But it turns out that missing out on regular dental care bodes...Read More
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