A More Natural Approach
When it comes to repairing teeth, there have always been a number of options that dentists can use. Inside our practice, we make sure to use materials that not only look and feel natural but that refrain from causing any harmful side effects in the body.
We use materials that are:
• Focuses on full body health
Over the past few years, concerns have been raised about the use of dental materials that have toxic compounds, the most common of which is the toxic metal mercury. Mercury is a major component of silver amalgam fillings, which are about 50% mercury. Mercury can easily vaporize at room temperature, and when inhaled, mercury vapor can find its way into the bloodstream causing a number of harmful side effects, including problems to the immune, urinary, cardiac, respiratory and digestive systems.
For your safety, we offer a variety of alternative options for treatment that contain no toxic materials — that are mercury-free, metal-free and biocompatible. If you already have a mercury filling, we are happy to discuss your options for removal and replacement. Your lasting health is of the utmost important to us, and we will work with you to find an agreeable solution to meet your needs.