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AAOSH Board Leaders of the oral systemic movement

DeWitt Wilkerson, DDS, board member of AAOSH
Dr. Susan Estep
Susan Maples, DDS, board member of AAOSH
Jacque Russo, RN, DDS, board member of AAOSH
Jan Lazarus, RDH, board member of AAOSH
Doug Thompson, DDS, AAOSH Board Member
Mark Cannon, AAOSH Advisory Board Member

Mark Cannon, DDS

Mark L. Cannon received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Nebraska and then attended Northwestern University for his Masters of Pediatric Dentistry. He completed his residency at Children’s Memorial Hospital and received his Diplomate status by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is a past president of the Illinois Society of Dentistry for Children, a Professor of Otolaryngology, Division of Dentistry at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, and a member of the International Association of Pediatric Dentistry. In addition to maintaining a large private practice in the suburbs of Chicago, he is the Research Coordinator of the residency program at Ann and Robert Lurie Children’s Hospital, Chicago, Illinois.  Dr. Cannon has presented guest lectures at the University of Athens, Greece, Sao Paulista State University, UNESP, Aracatuba, Brazil, University of Texas- Houston, University of Alabama-Birmingham, and at the University of Illinois, Chicago, Department of Pediatric Dentistry.

Bradley Bale, Advisory Board Member of AAOSH

Bradley Bale, MD

Bradley Bale, M.D. is an Adjunct Professor at Texas Tech Health Science Center, Medical Director of the Heart Health Program at Grace Clinic, Lubbock, Texas and runs a private practice in Gallatin, TN. Dr. Bradley Bale is one of the nation’s leading specialists in preventing heart attacks, stroke and diabetes. He co-founded the Bale/Doneen Method with Amy Doneen in 2001. Their personalized approach of CV risk reduction has been effective enough to allow them to attach a ‘guarantee’ to their clinical practices. The results of their method demonstrating regression and stabilization of arterial disease has been published in several peer-reviewed journals.

AAOSH Board Member Gennady Sirota

Gennady Sirota, BSEE, MBA

Gennady Sirota, BSEE, MBA is an experienced business executive with a 30-year career and a proven leader with a passion for improving the lives of others. From a large global telecom giant to a startup, to helping build a half billion dollar business, his journey from engineer to Executive Vice President and Officer of a public company, to CEO of a biotech company, spans a full spectrum. Gennady has held research & development, engineering management, product and program management, business development, sales, services, systems engineering and marketing roles. Gennady, as CEO and a Board Member of StellaLife®,  is on a mission to improve and save people’s lives by relieving oral pain and accelerating post-surgical healing process while reducing the opioids epidemic.  He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) from Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Roosevelt University in Chicago and continued post-MBA studies at the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.

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Chris Kammer, AAOSH founder

Chris Kammer, DDS

Dr. Chris Kammer is a past president and founder of the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health. Dr. Kammer’s work has been presented at numerous dental conferences, conventions, and seminars, and has been published in leading dental journals. He is also on the technology team for Dental Products Report. In recent years he has been a passionate educator in the media and in professional forums about the importance of the oral systemic approach.

Stephanie Lodding, RDH, advisory board member of AAOSH

Stephanie Lodding, RDH

Stephanie has been a full time practicing hygienist for 21 years. She specializes in cosmetic hygiene, lasers and oral systemic care of her patients, with 16 years of experience working beside one of the leading cosmetic dentists in the country. Stephanie is best known in the dental field as the “Half Million Dollar Hygienist.”


G. Lee Ostler, DDS

Dr. Ostler lectures to dentists and physicians teaching them how to create and build professional interdisciplinary relationships. He is author of the Healthcare Professionals Networking Handbook, and The Physicians Resource Manual, along with numerous articles about the oral systemic connection and interdisciplinary patient co-management.

Amy Doneen

Amy L. Doneen, DNP, ARNP

Amy L Doneen, DNP co-founded the Bale/Doneen Method and the Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention Center. She is a principal instructor in the Bale/Doneen Method, training other medical, dental and healthcare providers across the country. She is the owner and medical director of the sought-after private clinical practice in Spokane, Washington; The Heart Attack & Stroke Prevention Center, which serves patients from all over the world.  Dr. Doneen is one of the nation's leading specialists in preventing heart attacks, stroke and diabetes. She is co-author of the bestselling book, Beat The Heart Attack Gene.

Gary Kadi - AAOSH Webinar Series

Gary Kadi

Gary Kadi is a pioneer in leading the Oral Systemic Health Movement. His ground breaking documentary Say Ahh… is a go-to educational source for dental and medical practices, and hygiene, nursing, medical and dental schools. His mission is to have the public equate dentistry with over all health and for dentists and their teams to be a vital component of sustainable health and longevity. His trainings, educational workshops, and annual implementation coaching programs provide dental and medical teams a systematic process for team engagement and patient treatment acceptance. Gary and the teams he collaborates with are on a mission to get 30 million people healthier by the year 2020.

Steve Anderson, AAOSH Advisory Board Member

Steven J. Anderson

For nearly 30 years, Steven J. Anderson has founded and lead a group of organizations that have made significant inroads into positive change in dentistry. He has pioneered leading dental case presentation methods that have allowed top practitioners to connect excellent clinical skills with patient acceptance. His management systems are at the heart of helping practices create and maintain a culture of success. He has teamed up with top dental clinicians to help dentists implement clinical protocols for treating periodontal disease with the latest science for total health. He has also helped lead the largest cause-related charity campaign in dentistry having raised and donated tens of millions of dollars to children’s charitable causes.

He is Founder of the Total Patient Service Institute, co-founder of the Crown Council, Dental Warranty Corp, and Smiles for Life Foundation. He is also the author of numerous books including The Culture of Success – 10 Natural Laws for Creating the Place Where Everyone Wants to Work.

Marc Moeller

Marc Richard Moeller

Marc Richard Moeller, Managing Director of the Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy, and Executive Director and Founding Board Chair of the Academy of Applied Myofunctional Sciences, has spoken on Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy in 25 countries to date and supported the facilitation of research, public health projects, clinical protocols, and curriculum development in OMT with over 50 universities, hospital groups, and governments around the world.  Marc has spent the majority of his career working in business banking with experience in sales management, sales and marketing strategy, and integration of vertical business units across complimentary business lines. 

He is a graduate of University of California, San Diego and is based in Los Angeles.  Marc is an adjunct professor at the University of the Pacific Dugoni School of Dentistry.  He speaks French, Spanish, Portuguese, and Mandarin Chinese.

Bill Domb, AAOSH Board Member

Bill Domb, DMD

Dr. Bill Domb is a founding member of the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, and the producer of the website  He founded the International Association of Ozone in Healthcare, currently its immediate past president.

He recently retired from busy high-tech practice in Southern California where his focus was on aesthetics but the practice has a number of other active centers such as headache-TMD, fresh breath, anesthesia and sedation dentistry, implantology, underlying biochemistry analysis, and minimally interventive/preventive services and the many uses of ozone.  Bill is an international expert, speaker and researcher on the many uses of Ozone. 

Charles Whitney, MD

Charles Whitney, MD

Charles Whitney, M.D. is double board certified in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and completed his family practice residency at David Grant USAF Medical Center. He served as a physician in the United States Air Force before joining the University of Pennsylvania Health System, where he established his Concierge medical practice, Revolutionary Health Services, in 2003.

A leading national advocate of bridging the “oral-systemic gap” between dentistry and medicine, Dr. Whitney has been published in leading print and online dental trade journals, including Dentistry Today, Dentaltown, Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, and He also authored a four-part online CE course “A Comprehensive Review of Vascular Disease” for PennWell’s continuing education portal.

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