physician dentist calaboration

The Historical Dentist/Physician Professional Relationship

To understand why two healthcare treating professions are not “together” requires a little history. After understanding the historical aspects of this professional separation, it will be just as important to understand the legal malpractice nightmare that is on the horizon. Dentistry and medicine treat the same body, where one health problem can cross into both […]

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2016 Scientific Session

Webinar: 2016 Scientific Session Preview

Presented by DeWitt Wilkerson, DDS   Wednesday, July 20, 2016 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CDT Course Description In this 2016 Scientific Session Preview webinar, AAOSH board member Dewitt Wilkerson will give a preview of the program and speakers for the 2016 AAOSH Annual Scientific Session to be held September 16-17, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. Each year, […]

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oral cancer screening

Oral Cancer: What You Don’t Know Can Kill You

Ask almost anyone in the US if they know what the self breast examination is, how it is done, and what one is looking for when doing it and, more than likely, they will answer with a resounding “YES”—both men and women. Now ask those same people if they have similar knowledge for oral cancer, […]

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Jim Hyland

Webinar: Pink in the Sink is Health Down the Drain

Presented by Jim Hyland, BSc, DDS   Wednesday, August 17, 2016 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CDT Course Description Despite dentistry’s current standard of care, more than 75% of dental patients have some form of periodontal disease. Despite decades of following conventional wisdom and status quo protocols, periodontal disease is not being accurately diagnosed nor effectively […]

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Making Profitable Preventive Healthcare the New Norm by 2020

Making Profitable Preventive Healthcare the New Norm by 2020

The American Academy for Oral-Systemic Health is a connected collaborative community of dedicated health care professionals leading the wellness/preventive healthcare movement. Patients profit from preventive healthcare in better physical health, in reduced financial costs, and in improved quality of life. For most healthcare providers, though we know wellness/prevention is by far the best treatment for […]

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5 Practice Takeaways from the AAOSH Scientific Session

5 Practice Takeaways from the AAOSH Scientific Session

You know that AAOSH brings together industry-leading experts in the research, science, and implementation of oral-systemic health each year for our Annual Scientific Session. Cutting-edge science and practical implementation courses are what separates AAOSH from other dental conferences. But it’s more than a weekend of lectures. It’s more than 16 CE credits. It’s being able […]

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Polymicrobial Synergy & Dysbiosis

A Paradigm Shift that will Change Clinical Practice

Central to our current understanding of periodontal disease development and progression is the idea that only specific periodontal pathogens cause periodontal disease and that all other bacteria present in the oral cavity are either beneficial or do not contribute to periodontal disease. Other factors that are believed to be necessary for periodontal destruction are that […]

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Douglas Chase, DDS, FICCMO

Webinar: Oral-Systemic Clinical Care

Presented by Douglas Chase, DDS, FICCMO   Wednesday, June 15, 2016 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CDT Course Description Come join our exploration on how the oral cavity provide a foundation for systemic pathology. Course will discuss the inflammatory Pathophysiology, particularly biofilm, and the new thinking on its impact on the body…not just the teeth. […]

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