International Lyme And Associated Diseases Society
Leaders in Lyme Disease Education and Training

Program Schedule

Kent Holtorf, MD
Friday, November 4th, 2016
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Breakout Session A - Integrative Medicine I: Disease Process Evaluation - Moderator: Steven G. Meress, MD
3:30 - 4:15 pm - Innovative "Alternative" Therapies for Chronic Lyme Disease
Friday, November 4th, 2016
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM: Breakout Session A - Integrative Medicine I: Disease Process Evaluation - Moderator: Steven G. Meress, MD
4:15 - 5:00 pm - Panel Discussion
Kent Holtorf, M.D. is the medical director of the Holtorf Medical Group (www.HoltorfMed.com) and a founder and director of the non-profit National Academy of Hypothyroidism (NAH) (www.NAHypothyroidism.org), which is dedicated to dissemination of new information to doctors and patients on the diagnosis and treatment of hypothyroidism and advanced integrative diagnostic and treatment protocols. He has personally trained numerous physicians across the country in the use of bioidentical hormones, hypothyroidism, complex endocrine dysfunction and innovative treatments of chronic fatigue syndrome, weight loss, fibromyalgia and chronic infectious diseases, including Lyme and related diseases. Lyme and associated diseases has been the focus of the Holtorf Medical Group centers and has been a passion of Dr. Holtorf for well over ten years.
He is a fellowship lecturer for the American Board of Anti-aging Medicine, the Endocrinology Expert for AOL Health and is a guest editor and peer-reviewer for a number of medical journals, including Endocrine, Postgraduate Medicine and Pharmacy Practice. Dr. Holtorf has published a number of peer-reviewed endocrine reviews, including on the safety and efficacy of bioidentical hormones, inaccuracies of standard thyroid testing, testosterone replacement for men and women, the diagnosis and treatment of growth hormone deficiency and on the diagnosis, treatment of adrenal dysfunction in chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia, peripheral thyroid hormone conversion and its impact on TSH and metabolic activity and the clinical applications of thyroid hormone transport into cellular tissue. He has helped to demonstrate that much of the long-held dogma in endocrinology and infectious disease is inaccurate. He is a contributing author to Denis Wilson's just published Evidenced-Based Approach to Restoring Thyroid Health.
He has been a featured guest on numerous TV shows, including CNBC, ABC News, CNN, EXTRA TV, Discovery Health, The Learning Channel, The Today Show, The Doctors, Dr. Dean Edell, Glenn Beck, Nancy Grace, Fox Business, ESPN, Rush Limbaugh, CBS Sunday Morning, Sean Hannity, So Cal News and quoted in numerous print media including the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, US New and World Report, San Francisco Chronicle (front page), WebMD, Health, Elle, Better Homes and Garden, US Weekly, Forbes, Cosmopolitan, New York Daily News, Self magazine among many others.