Meet Dr. Rota
James E. Rota, DDS, is a practicing biological dentist in (Westwood) Los Angeles, California.
As an Assistant Professor in the UCLA School of Dentistry, Dr. Rota was a pioneer in dental ergonomics. Many of the work standards he developed, such as Four-Handed Dentistry, are common practice today. He was also key in developing the protocols for safe amalgam removal that are now standard in biological dentistry.
Dr. Rota has served on expert panels in the medical field and regularly conducts physician seminars on mercury detoxification and related issues. He trains other dentists in safe mercury removal.
Through research – as well as his own healing journey from mercury exposure – Dr. Rota developed Bouncercise: a highly effective blend of aerobics, resistance training and cell detoxification. You can learn more about this practical method of detox and physical fitness for all ages here.
Dr. Rota’s TV appearances include the Merv Griffin Show, Dentistry Today and a variety of local Los Angeles news shows. Topics have included dental fear, dental trends, fraudulent diagnoses, mercury amalgam and heavy metals detox. He has also hosted his own radio program, Smile Your Way to Health.
Meet Dr. Solis
Dr. Karla Solis is a native of California, where she grew up in Pasadena. She received her Bachelors Degree in Biological Sciences from University of Southern California. She then received her Doctorate from UCLA School of Dentistry. She is working towards becoming an accredited Biological Dentist with the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology.
Dr. Solis has been practicing the science and art of dentistry since 2007. She is dedicated to advance, postdoctoral studies and provides her patients with a gentle, caring and comprehensive approach to oral health. She believes there is more to dentistry than just teeth. She shares the same passion for the holistic approach to bio-compatible dentistry as endorsed by Dr. Rota.
When not caring for patients, Dr. Solis enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She loves hiking, yoga, and doing just about anything fun and lighthearted.