In this episode of the Boss Body Podcast, Dr. Tim Jackson interviews Dr. Ryan Cedarmark, a doctor of chiropractic and a family nurse practitioner, about brain health and functional neurology. Dr. Cedarmark shares his experience in combining functional lab testing with functional neurology tests to get a better picture of a patient’s overall health and how it impacts their brain. He also discusses the importance of the vagus nerve in brain health and how it can be impacted by brain injuries. Dr. Cedarmark recommends natural ways to stimulate the vagus nerve and suggests supplements to support gut and brain health. The conversation highlights the importance of addressing environmental factors and utilizing various therapeutic modalities in functional neurology to achieve optimal brain health.
Dr. Ryan Cedermark graduated Magna Cum Laude from Life University in 2011. While in school, Dr. Cedermark enrolled in post-graduate neurology courses, earning his Diplomate in Neurology from the American Chiropractic Neurology Board in 2013. Passionate about a multidisciplinary approach to healthcare, Dr. Cedermark graduated Magna Cum Laude with his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Duke University and completed a Family Nurse Practitioner program at Georgia State University in 2018. Dr. Cedermark currently serves as adjunct faculty at National University teaching in the Master’s Program. Dr. Cedermark is also a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner and serves on the board of the International Association of Functional Neurology and Rehabilitation (IAFNR) as well as the Medical Advisory Board for SNA Biotech. Dr. Cedermark’s multidisciplinary educational background creates a unique approach in today’s healthcare environment
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Dr. Tim Jackson