Author Archives: Daniel Sindelar, DMD


About Daniel Sindelar, DMD

Daniel L. Sindelar, DMD is the founder and Editor-in-Chief for OSH News Network. He is a practicing dentist; co-founder, past president, & board member for the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health; and the founder and president of Oral Genomics, LLC.

Perio Treatment Reduces Lp-PLA2 Levels 30%

Groundbreaking research released today in Cardiovascular System has found an important connection between pathogen-directed treatment of periodontal disease and Lp-PLA2 levels. The research showed a…

Does Tongue Fat Contribute to OSA?

The link between obesity and obstructive sleep apnea may be in our mouths, according to a 2014 study in Sleep. In the study, which examined…

Why Oral is Systemic

When I first began noticing that my older patients who were in excellent health had “gums of a 16 year-old,” I knew that oral health…

The Role of Pathogens in Oral Cancer

New research published in Oral Microbiology suggests that common periodontal pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis plays an important role in the development of oral squamous cell carcinoma….