The Difference between Mercury Safe and Mercury Free Dentistry

Posted on: September 15, 2017 by Lois

Mercury Free Dentistry was used more than 40 years ago as a way for dentists to establish their dental practices as Mercury Free. However, back then Mercury Free wasn’t that accurate, as dentists who didn’t use amalgam in fillings still […]

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Mercury Free Dentistry for a Healthier Body

Posted on: September 1, 2017 by Lois

Mercury Free Dentistry is possible thanks to the team of holistic dentists from Dentistry for Health NY. Holistic Dentistry treats the whole person in the most natural way possible, and that certainly doesn’t include amalgam. The debate about silver amalgam […]

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Laser Gum Surgery for a Permanent Solution

Posted on: August 15, 2017 by Lois

It’s a startling fact that 75 percent of American adults have periodontal disease on some level, and if you have, or have had gum disease, you are certainly not alone. Laser gum surgery can help prevent gum disease from recurring […]

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The Silver Amalgam Debate Still Rages On

Posted on: August 1, 2017 by Lois

When the silver amalgam debate began to heat up over a decade ago, studies were conducted with the American Dental Association deeming amalgam safe for dental fillings, however, when you consider that mercury is a neurotoxin, and a very powerful […]

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Tobacco Use Will Affect your Oral Health

Posted on: July 15, 2017 by Lois

Tobacco use leads to all sorts of dental problems that include: Tooth discoloration Chronic bad breath Salivary gland inflammation Jawbone loss Leukoplakia Gum disease A delay in healing Lower success rate for dental implants High risk for oral cancer Smoking […]

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Holistic Dentists Could Be the Answer

Posted on: July 1, 2017 by Lois

Holistic dentists understand how toxic materials and chemicals used in dentistry can affect overall health. Holistic dentists understand the connections between the oral cavity and the materials that are used for root canals, fillings and other invasive dental procedures. Holistic […]

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Routine Dental Checkups Can Help Overall Health

Posted on: June 15, 2017 by Lois

Routine dental checkups not only decrease the risk of gum disease and tooth decay, but can also help your dentist diagnose more life-threatening medical problems such as oral cancer, diabetes, and eating disorders. Oral Cancer One of the most common […]

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Plaque and Tartar Can Cause Tooth Loss

Posted on: June 1, 2017 by Lois

Plaque and tartar can be controlled with brushing, flossing, a healthy diet and regular checkups with Dentistry for Health NY, however if you are less than diligent with your oral hygiene habits you could be asking for trouble. Plaque and […]

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Root Canal Therapy is it Necessary?

Posted on: May 15, 2017 by Lois

Root canal therapy may not be the only answer. Holistic Dentistry for Health New York approaches tooth decay differently than traditional dentists. Unfortunately, when decay is not treated in the early stages, it can cause more problems. If the decay […]

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Holistic Dentistry Something to Consider

Posted on: May 1, 2017 by Lois

Holistic Dentistry helps your immune system by creating a healthy mouth. Your teeth and gums affect your overall health and if your mouth is unhealthy, the rest of your body will be as well. According to Dentistry for Health NY, […]

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