Gastrointestinal: Upper and Lower GI, The Microbiome and Treatments Related To Chronic Disease
Dr. William Kleber, Dr. Brett Wisniewski, and Dr. Ray Tolmos
This session provides an overview on the principles, practices, nomenclature, patient work-up and management of gastrointestinal conditions and diseases that will present to an office of internal disorders.
At the end of the session, the student will have a detailed understanding of:
- Symptom presentation, work up, treatment and management of conditions related to the gastrointestinal system
- Recognize acute abdominal pain and using appropriate clinical judgment determining the best course of action
- An appropriate work up of gastrointestinal symptoms
- Appropriate treatment protocols for gastrointestinal conditions/diseases
William Kleber, DC, DABCI
Dr. Kleber received his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at New York Chiropractic College in 1982. He also earned his Diplomate Degree from the American Board of Chiropractic Internists in 2000. He is one of two coordinators of the DABCI program, certified by the Council on Diagnosis and Internal Disorders. His interest in internal medicine began when he came to believe that his patients were suffering from more than just musculoskeletal issues. He brings a wealth of knowledge and over 3 decades of experience to the clinic.
Brett Wisniewski, MS, DC, DABCI, DACBNDr. Brett Wisniewski has been practicing natural medicine for over 10 years. He spends most of his time as a full-time clinic director and clinical consultant at Gateway Natural Medicine & Diagnostic Center. Dr. Wisniewski currently holds diplomates from the American Board of Chiropractic Internists (DABCI) and the American Clinical Board of Nutrition (DACBN) of which he is the program director and sits on the board.
Dr. Wisniewski concentrates his studies in immunology, autoimmune disease, infectious disease and cancer. He prides himself on truly listening to his patients and finding the missing puzzle piece to their story. He is recognized, nationally, for presenting on such topics and enjoys pushing the limits of diagnostics and natural medicine.
Ray Tolmos, DC, DABCI
Dr. Raymond Tolmos is a graduate of the Florida State University with a B.S. in Exercise Physiology from the college of Human Sciences. Dr. Tolmos then attained his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Florida.
Along the way to his education, Dr. Tolmos was a personal trainer at the Florida State gym, L.A. Fitness, and Gold’s Gym as well. Besides one on one training and nutritional advice, Dr. Tolmos also taught group exercise classes. He feels that all of these experiences to this point have helped him become a better Doctor of Chiropractic. Growing up he was an avid participant in many kinds of sports. Baseball and Football being his favorite and also the ultimate cause of him becoming a Chiropractor.
In 2016, Dr. Tolmos received his diplomate as a DABCI. What is a DABCI? Diplomate in Diagnosis and Internal Disorders (DABCI). DABCI physicians are trained in modern medical diagnosis, functional medicine, and natural therapeutics. Chiropractic physicians with a DABCI post doctoral certification utilize conventional medical diagnostics, specialized functional testing, and holistic medicine diagnostic evaluations.
Upon completion of this course, each learner will receive 12 approved hours applicable toward a DACBI certification.
*Note: THIS CLASS IS NOT FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION. The sentence that is listed below is noted ONLY for DABCI credit.
- 12.00 Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) CE
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