Gary Kaplan, DO

/Gary Kaplan, DO
Gary Kaplan, DO

About Gary Kaplan, DO

Gary Kaplan, D.O. is the founder and medical director of the Kaplan Center for Integrative Medicine and author of Total Recovery: A Revolutionary New Approach to Breaking the Cycle of Pain and Depression. A pioneer and leader in the field of integrative medicine, Dr. Kaplan is one of only 19 physicians in the country to be board-certified in both Family Medicine and Pain Medicine. Dr. Kaplan is a Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine and serves on the Advisory Committee to Health and Human Services for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. To read Dr. Kaplan's complete bio, click here.

Living with Chronic Pain and Illness? You May Be Suffering from a Toxicity Disorder

Anyone can be at risk of being exposed to and affected by environmental toxins. Exposure can occur in your own home, at work, or while traveling. The good news is that for most people the liver is able to break down these toxins so they can pass through the intestines and be excreted from the [...]

Physical Therapy: The Right Touch For Your Musculoskeletal Pain

Pain can come in many forms; it can be the result of an injury, surgery or an illness; it can be intense pain or a subtle ache; it may be acute or longstanding, localized or widespread. However it manifests the bottom line for anyone in pain is: the sooner the recovery, the better the quality [...]

Dr. Peter Diamandis on Technology, Longevity, and Great Ideas

Peter Diamandis, MD, PhD, author of the books Abundance and Bold, founder of XPRIZE Foundation, and co-founder of the companies Human Longevity and Planetary Resources, gave a keynote address at the Vatican that focused on longevity and innovation in the field of regenerative medicine. Dr. Diamandis' remarks were both thought provoking and inspiring and I [...]

An Interview with Dr. Jorge Paz-Rodriguez of the Stem Cell Institute

Learn how adult adipose (fat), bone marrow, and umbilical cord tissue stem cells - with potent anti-inflammatory properties - are being used in conditions such as Autism, multiple sclerosis, congestive heart failure, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, spinal cord injury, and autoimmune disease in general. Watch Dr. Gary Kaplan's interview with Dr. Jorge Paz-Rodriguez, Medical Director of [...]

CES 2018: Digital Health Product Spotlights

I was thrilled to have the opportunity to return to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this year to examine the newest technologies in digital health. Companies showcased a variety of products - from those that promote relaxation and improve sleep, to wearables that track fitness or even help manage pain. These technologies are allowing consumers [...]

4 Reasons Lyme Disease May Go Undetected

Lyme disease is the most reported vector-borne illness (diseases transmitted through mosquitoes, tick and flea bites) in the United States. The CDC estimates that there are nearly 300,000 new cases every year – that’s an average of approximately 800 infections per day. People who are diagnosed early and receive proper treatment consisting of 28-30 day [...]

A Revolutionary Integrative Approach to the Management of Chronic Pain – 7-Part Video Series

Increasing evidence shows that mast cells, cells of the immune system, may play a larger role in the pathophysiology of inflammatory diseases than previously understood. Our knowledge of what causes inflammation in the brain has grown dramatically in the last few years, but the battle against chronic pain, a symptom of neuro-inflammation, depends on [...]

Stop Eating These Foods, And Clear Up Your Brain!

Feeling unproductive? Fatigued? Having trouble concentrating? These are just some of the complaints associated with brain fog - or when your brain is not on top of its game. Brain fog is characterized by cognitive impairments to memory, attention, executive function, and the speed of cognitive processing. It is not a medical condition itself, but [...]

Top 6 Food Types to Clear Your Brain Fog and Boost Your Cognitive Function

Do you often experience brain fog? It’s that feeling of mental fatigue that drains your energy, causes poor concentration, and prevents you from gathering your thoughts. I’m sure that many of you can relate to that. Actually, brain fog is a common trend in our modern society. It may occur as a symptom of an [...]