Drug Interactions with Medical Cannabis

Medical Cannabis is metabolized primarily by the hepatic cytochrome P-450 system and thus has the potential for drug interactions via CYP450 inhibition.

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Side Effects of Medical Cannabis

The adverse effects of medical cannabis are within the range tolerated for other medications. Side effects of Medical Cannabis need to be considered.

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Benefits of Medical Cannabis

Medical Cannabis, have demonstrated therapeutic effects in a broad range of conditions due to the widespread distribution of cannabinoid receptors.

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Ayurveda for Health

Ayurveda in Sanskrit comes from ayur, or life and veda, or knowledge. It is a 5,000 year tradition of living. The rishis, or sages, knew that our mind, body, and ātman, our internal essence, we all connected. In medical school, we called this the biopsychosocial aspected of a patient. There is real science to the knowledge of […]

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Half Off: Reduced Health Care Costs for People Directly Affected by Government Shutdown

A patient of mine this weekend was worried about paying for her visit to see me because her husband is not being paid due to the government shutdown.  I told her not to worry because I would help her for free. Inspired by her predicament I have decided to extend this offer to the whole […]

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Home visits

I wanted to share my first home visit experience. But first… if you have paid attention to the pictures or been in my office, you know that that there is a pretty blue OMM table (people use OMT and OMM interchangeably and sometimes it gets confusing: osteopathic manipulative therapy versus medicine…I am over explaining this because […]

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A New Concierge Practice is Now Open!

Opening up a concierge practice is hard stuff. My physician journey from Jefferson City, MO has lead me to Kirkwood! Ilove living and working in the Kirkwood area. I have now officially opened my new private personalized medical practice. It is of a concierge model, without the retainer! And yes, I am currently accepting new […]

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