Could Your Child Have PANDAS? Symptoms and Solutions with Dr. Scott Antoine
Myers Detox Podcast
Dr. Scott Antoine, PANDAS expert, joins us to distill his extensive knowledge about what causes PANDAS, how to treat it, and tell tale signs that a child might have PANDAS or PANS (OCD and disobedience). On today’s podcast, you will learn: What is PANDAS and what causes it? How to know if your child has PANDAS or PANS How this disorder is treated successfully Why PANDAS and PANS are misunderstood by the medical community. What to do if you suspect your child may have PANDAS Dr. Scott Antoine's Bio: Dr. Scott Antoine,DO, FACEP, FMNFM, ABOIM also known as the "PANDAS Doc" completed his undergraduate training at the University of Scranton in Scranton, Pennsylvania, after which he completed his doctorate at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Following medical school, he completed an Emergency Medicine Residency and an Emergency Medical Services Fellowship at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. He then served seven years of active duty with the United States Army as an Emergency Physician, serving as both the Emergency Department Director and the Chief of the Department of Medicine at Fort Knox, Kentucky. Upon completing his term of service, he moved to Indianapolis in 2005 and works as an Emergency Physician at St. Francis Hospital where he also trains students from both the Indiana University School of Medicine and Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine. In addition to his board certification in Emergency Medicine, Dr. Antoine completed a fellowship in Metabolic, Nutritional, and Functional Medicine through the Metabolic Medical Institute, which is affiliated with George Washington University and the University of South Florida. In 2016, he was one of only 121 physicians nationwide to achieve board certification in Integrative Medicine through the newly formed American Board of Integrative Medicine. He is also holds a certification in Functional Medicine through the Institute for Functional Medicine. He and his wife, Ellen, also a PCOM graduate, currently run a busy Functional and Integrative Medicine practice in Carmel, Indiana where they focus on environmentally acquired illnesses such as PANDAS. They have five children and two dogs. In his spare time, Dr. Antoine enjoys playing the bass guitar. You can learn more about Scott, his work, and PANDAS at Are toxic metals causing your fatigue and health issues? Find out by taking Wendy’s Heavy Metals Quiz at
Overcoming Medical Mediocrity with Dr. Scott Antione
The Toxin Terminator
On today's episode of The Toxin Terminator podcast we are joined by Dr. Scott Antoine. Known as “The PANDAS Doc”, he is a board certified physician in emergency medicine, functional medicine, and integrative medicine, as well as a veteran.Tune in as Dr. Antoine takes us through his own personal story with PANDAS syndrome, what PANDAS is and what to look for, and his opinions on the healthcare system.Find out about:· What PANDAS syndrome is and it's links to immune compromising issues· The signs and symptoms of PANDAS and how it's diagnosed· Physician burnout, the problems with an insurance based system, and medical mediocrity· The 5 steps to the “fully functional approach”· Ways to reduce toxins and increase your body's ability to detoxifyQuotes: “You'll hear parents say that commonly, they felt like their child was gone and replaced by an alien or another child.” “They did a study and found that 58% of parents of kids with PANS or PANDAS had been ridiculed at some time or told they were crazy and there was nothing wrong.” “As a caretaker, whether you're a parent, or a brother, or a sister, or a physician, you have to pay attention.” “The enemy in this story is the modern medical model.” “Your immune system's job is to test what comes into you.” Important Links and Mentions:· https://www.vinehealthcare.com/· https://www.facebook.com/HealingPANSandPANDAS/· https://www.instagram.com/thepandasdocs/To listen to this podcast episode click here. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post are affiliate links and if you go through them to make a purchase I will earn a commission at no cost to you. Keep in mind that I link these companies and their products because of their quality and not because of the commission I receive from your purchases. The decision is yours, and whether or not you decide to buy something is completely up to you. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.