Founding Partner Jan Lazarus, RDH, HC

Jan Lazarus

Jan Lazarus RDH, HC is a leader, thought provoking influencer and internationally recognized pioneer in the field of comprehensive continuing education in Dentistry. As a principle and President of JP Consultants Institute since 1979, Jan has developed life changing curriculum for patients, dentists, hygienists and dental teams. Programs have included custom agendas for private in-office training, train the trainer for consultants, coaches, speakers, professional educators, universities and for several large Dental Corporations. In addition to being a business owner Jan is a dental consultant, trainer, health coach, orofacial myofunctional therapist, national speaker, and published author.  As a member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine she is part of a society of physicians, health care professionals and scientists dedicated to extending and enhancing the quality of our personal lives.

She received her training as a Health Coach from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, an affiliate of State, University of New York, training program.  The training included the study of over 100 dietary theories, practical lifestyle management techniques and innovative coaching methods with some of the world’s top health and wellness experts.  Some of the Instructors included; Dr. Andrew Weil, Director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine; Dr. Deepak Chopra, leader in the field of mind-body medicine; Dr. David Katz, Director of Yale University’s Prevention Research Center; Dr. Walter Willett, Chair of Nutrition at Harvard University; Geneen Roth, bestselling author and expert on emotional eating; and many other leading researchers and nutrition authorities.

For the last ten years The JP Institute has held the distinguished honor of being one of the premiere training companies that is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider, delivering clinical continuing education to hundreds of practices and study groups.Her combined dental, clinical, business experience and prior applied background in physical therapy and health and fitness gives her a unique perspective to teach “Ideal Prevention, Nutrition, Oral Systemic Tonicity and Total Body Wellness”. She is passionate about living a more balanced, healthy life full of happiness, joy, peace and abundance and she can prove it.

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Dental Hygiene Association

Serves on the Board as a Founding Member of the
American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (A.A.O.S.H.)

California Dental Hygiene Association

San Diego Dental Hygiene Association

Nominee for the Warner Lambert Dental Hygiene Award

California Dental Association Projects:

Contributing Authors for the "Guide for New Dental Practitioners"

Contributing Authors for the "CDA Journal's issue on Managing the Patient"

Member of Los Angeles Hunger Project

The JP Institute
is a recognized ADA CERP provider.

Accepted Program Provider
FAGD / MAGD Credit.