In this informative podcast, Mark A. Cruz, D.D.S, an innovator in the dental industry, shares a wealth of information on his approach to dentistry.
Dr. Cruz received his degree from the UCLA School of Dentistry. Some of his notable accomplishments, beyond his successful practice, include serving on the National Institute of Health/National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research Grant Review Committee in our nation’s capitol, Washington D.C., and the editorial board for the Journal of Evidence Based Dental Practice.
In this podcast Dr. Cruz deeply discusses IFL, Inspiratory Flow Limitation, a topic discussed often in the fields of pulmonology and sleep medicine. Dr. Cruz discusses upper airway resistance syndrome and other issues such as obstructive sleep apnea.
Dr. Cruz continues his discussion on airway issues and their effects on overall health. And he explains how his team approaches care for all their patients, which includes looking at the bigger, overall picture of oral health, from a multidisciplinary vantage point.
Dr. Cruz enthusiastically promotes active prevention as a means to avoid oral problems, and he believes wholeheartedly in dental and oral health education.