Fundamentals of Biological Dentistry Course
Thursday March 5

Registration: 8:00 a.m.
                                           Meeting: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.                                             

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Joe Palmer, DMD, FIAOMT
William Virtue, DDS, FIAOMT
“Fundamentals of Biological Dentistry”

This is a “how to” presentation on setting up and operating a biological dental practice. It also covers all the basics of “mercury 101-102.” Dr Virtue also discusses the equipment needed to run a mercury-free practice.

     Complementary Lunch   12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

David Kennedy, DDS, MIAOMT
“A Comprehensive Update on Fluoride Toxicity”
Phil Mollica, MS, DMD, NMD, IBDM, MIAOMT
“Biological Periodontal Therapy”

Dr Kennedy, a world leader on the Fluoride issue gives a presentation on Fluoride. Dr Phil Mollica will present on Biological Periodontal Therapy. This special presentation is a must for all new members and those who want to stay current on these issues. Whether you are new to biological dentistry or have been practicing for years, you will find this course exceptional.

Separate registration and fees associated with this course.
1st Attendee $200
Each Add’l Person $150


Symposium Friday March 6

Schedule is subject to change

Registration: 7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast:
7:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. -  5:30 p.m.

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8:00 a.m. – 8:20 a.m.

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Gerry Curatola, DDS

“Oral Microbiome Homeostasis, Understanding the New Science In Oral Health in the Control of Inflammation and Disease”

Learning Objectives:
1. Mechanisms of inflammation triggered by oral disease and how it correlates to systemic functions
2. Oral microbiome homeostasis and its important role in salivary immune function and digestion
3. New approaches to understand and support the important symbiotic nature between man and microbe

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Jack Tips, PhD, CCN

“Why & How to Adjust the Microbiome for Optimal Neurological Function”

Learning Objectives:
1. Why 21st Century Healing Paradigms have evolved
2. G.I. Microbiome impact on Celluar Metabolic Function
3. Microbiome Rejuvenation and why it is necessary

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Jerry Tennant, MD, PScD

“Teeth as Circuit Breakers”

Learning Objectives:

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Friday Afternoon Breakout Sessions:

1:30 p.m – 2:20 p.m.

Janet Stopka, DDS
“Enzymes and Therapy”

Oksana Sawiak, DDS, AIAOMT
“Periodontics-the Truly Biological Approach”

Carlos Viana, OMD, CNN
“Biocompatible Dentistry as a Treatment Modality for Adult Onset Cancers: The impact of chronic inflammation”

2:20 p.m – 2:40 p.m.

2:40 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Kindal Robertson, DDS, AIAOMT
“Airway Focused Orthotropics”

Sherry Regiani
“The Business-Side of Dentistry”

Lorie Miller-Stevens, DDS, AIAOMT
“Buteyko and myofunctional therapies reduce morbidity and orthognathic
discrepancy in the general dental practice”

3:30p.m. – 3:45. p.m.

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Michael Margolis, DDS
“Daily Record Keeping. The Practical and Legal Ramifications”

Joe Palmer, DMD, FIAOMT & Matt Young, DDS, FIAOMT
“Transitioning to a Biological Dental Office”

Dawn Ewing, RDH, CCT, DNM, PhD
“Ways to Improve Health and Dental Health”

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Speakers Forum

6:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception


Symposium Saturday March 7

Registration: 8:00 a.m. 
Continental Breakfast:
7:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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8:20 a.m.

8:30 a.m. -9:30 a.m.

Michael Aschner, PhD

“The role of mitochondria in mercury induced toxicity”

Learning Objectives:
1. Learn the critical roles of mitochondria in other key process, such as heme and iron-sulfer cluster assembly and the effects.
2. Learn disruption of mitochondrial redox status by excess reactive oxygen species formation and
oxidative stress represent a hallmark feature of both Parkinson’s disease (PD) and mercury-induced neurotoxicity
3. Learn centrality of aberrant mitochondrial function in Hg-induced neurodegeneration.

 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Boyd Haley, PhD, MIAOMT

“The Biochemistry of Induced Oxidative Stress and The Corresponding Decreased Ability to Detox and Reduce Viral Infections.”

Learning Objectives:

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.


11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Victor A. Marcial-Vega, MD

“The Role of Intravenous Push EDTA Calcium and Ozone Detoxification Therapy in the Management of Disease:
A Retrospective Review of 500 Patients Treated in Puerto Rico and Vieques”

Learning Objective:
1- Learn the role of EDTA therapy in the management of diseases such as cancer, hypertension, heavy metal toxicity, diabetes, arthritis, among others.
2- Understand the causal relationship between heavy metals and disease and how removing the former must be done in any clinical situation
3- Understand how to combine this modality with removal of mercury containing amalgams.

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

1:30 p.m. -  2:30 p.m.

Edward Kondrot, MD, MD(H), CCH, DHt, FCSO

“Essentials to reverse serious eye disease. See your dentist not your eye doctor!”

Learning Objectives:
According to the American Academy of Opthalmology the incidence of Age-related eye diseases are
expected to dramatically increase— from 28 million today to 43 million by the year 2020.
Learn why this is happening based on homeopathic principles and how these patients
need to be evaluated and tested.

2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Jorge Flechas, MD

“Oral Immunology”

Learning Objectives:

1. How does the immune system of the mouth work to allow us to eat the foods we like without having a immune reaction to it?
2. When a reaction occurs, what might have gone wrong?
3. How does the oral immune system differ from the rest of the immune system of the body?
4. How can this immune system be manipulated for our patients best of health?

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

David & Mark Geier, MD, PhD

“New Epidemiological Research Using a Large Linked Database of Medical and Dental Records to Assess Dental Amalgam Safety Concerns”.

Learning Objectives:
1. Learn about a review of the symptoms associated with adult dental amalgam (ADA) Syndrome.
2. Learn about the specific epidemiological methods involved in the study of mercury exposure from dental amalgams and chronic medical disease outcomes.
3. Learn about the potential relationship between mercury exposure from dental amalgams and associated symptoms of ADA Syndrome.

5:00 p.m.
Speakers Forum

Registration fees below are for Friday/Saturday Symposium
If you can only attend one day of the symposium, please call the office

Registration Fees:

$850 by 2/11
$900 after 2/11

$950 by 2/11
$1000 after 2/11

Additional Attendee  $450

Four or more $50 off each registration fee

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