Dr. James Lipton is a Dentist practicing in Highland, Indiana (35 minutes southeast of downtown Chicago). Dr. Lipton specializes in the diagnosis, treatment planning and treatment of complex cosmetic and restorative dental patients as well as being the only dentist board certified by the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine in Northwest Indiana certified to treat obstructive sleep apnea.
- Elevated concentrations of plasma alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone are associated with reduced disease progression in HIV-infected patients.
- Effects of anesthetic injected into brainstem sites on body temperature and behavioral thermoregulation.
- Inhibition of systemic inflammation by central action of the neuropeptide alpha-melanocyte- stimulating hormone.
- alpha-MSH and its receptors in regulation of tumor necrosis factor-alpha production by human monocyte/macrophages.
- alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone inhibits NF-kappaB activation and IkappaBalpha degradation in human glioma cells and in experimental brain inflammation.
- Systemically administered alpha-melanocyte-stimulating peptides inhibit NF-kappaB activation in experimental brain inflammation.
- Alpha-MSH peptides inhibit production of nitric oxide and tumor necrosis factor-alpha by microglial cells activated with beta-amyloid and interferon gamma.
- Inhibition of peripheral NF-kappaB activation by central action of alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone.
- Nucleoside analogues in the therapy of Langerhans cell histiocytosis: a survey of members of the histiocyte society and review of the literature.
- Autocrine alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone inhibits NF-kappaB activation in human glioma.
- Antimicrobial effects of alpha-MSH peptides.
- Sodium valproate inhibits production of TNF-alpha and IL-6 and activation of NF-kappaB.
- Mechanisms of antiinflammatory action of alpha-MSH peptides. In vivo and in vitro evidence.
- alpha-MSH in systemic inflammation. Central and peripheral actions.
- Plasma concentrations and anti-L-cytokine effects of alpha-melanocyte stimulating hormone in septic patients.
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Clinical Assistant Professor Indiana University School Of Dentistry 2008 - 2018
- Leadership Award 2013 Indiana Dental Association
Charities and Philanthropic Endeavors
- Donated Dental Services
Dr. James M Lipton DDS's Practice location
Request An Appointment With Dr. James M Lipton DDS | Dentist | General Practice
Please note that this request is not considered final until you receive email notification confirming the details.
In the event the doctor is not yet registered with FindaTopDoc, we will contact the office on your behalf in an effort to secure your appointment.
Dr. James M Lipton DDS's reviewsWrite Review
- Professional Teeth Cleanings Can Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease
Getting the teeth cleaned by a professional may not only give you a healthy and sparkling smile but also a healthier heart, according to a new study. In this study, people who regularly got their teeth cleaned and scaled by a dentist had a 24% less chance of getting heart disease, when compared to...
- The Link Between Rheumatoid Arthritis and Gum Disease
Many diseases interact with rheumatoid arthritis, causing concern for patients and their families. Common diseases that have high comorbidity rates with rheumatoid arthritis are other autoimmune disorders. Lupus is an example of a disorder that might be correlated. Other diseases frequently...
- Get a Better Smile with Licorice Root
According to a new study published in the Journal of Natural Products, licorice, the main ingredient in candy, may help to keep tooth decay and gum disease at bay. Teeth protection is provided by the compounds found in the dried root of licorice plant. Chinese licorice, found in northern mainland...
- What is a Yeast Infection?
Candidiasis is a type of fungal infection resulting from overgrowth of the yeast genus, Candida. The most predominant species in this genus is Candida albicans. The yeast survives in different parts of our body, including the skin, genitals, throat, and mouth. Growth of these organisms commonly...
- What Are the Causes of Receding Gums?
As the margin of teeth recede, the roots of the teeth are exposed. Receding gums are a very common oral problem and are of concern as it may be the warning signs of many gum diseases. Gum deterioration occurs gradually with time and creates small pockets or gaps between the tooth and the gum, which...
- What Could Halitosis Mean?
IntroductionHalitosis is also referred to as bad breath in layman’s term. Having bad breath can be embarrassing and may sometimes cause anxiety. Bad breath is commonly experienced by people. In fact, 1 in every 15 people experiences halitosis on a regular basis. Halitosis has a number of...
- Lauren Metzger1021 W 5th Ave Gary IN 46402
- Dr. Lisa Pina-Awosika DDS6515 Central Ave Portage IN 46368
- Dr. Louis Rutland DDS7939 S Cottage Grove Ave Chicago IL 60619
- Dr. William Cullen Kirkling D.D.S.1411 E 53RD ST CHICAGO IL 60615
- Dr. Erin E Best ozimok DMD1525 E 53rd St Chicago IL 60615
- Dr. Garfield Batchelor D.D.S.5521 West Lincoln Highway Crown Point IN 46307