Mercury Free Office For Safer, Quality Dental Care In One

Health As we all know, mercury is a potent poison, and has been eliminated from most consumer products and environmental sources. Currently the two largest human exposures to mercury are from coal burning power plants and dental silver fillings. This outdated mercury filling material is still being taught in most dental schools and used by about half of all dentists in the United States. With recent advancements in dentistry, Dr. Haake, your dentist in Overland Park, KS, is pleased to offer a mercury free dental office. You can now receive the dental care you need with even more precision and safety than ever before. What is a Mercury Free Office? Dr. Haake’s office is mercury free and safe. He maintains a .mitted dedication to the practice of healthy dentistry through a mercury free office. His goal is to treat his patients in the most healthy, caring, way possible and to share information about dental wellness with his patients so that they may make educated decisions about their oral health. He understands the important relationship of oral to overall health and realizes that you cannot be truly healthy without good oral health. Because of this important relationship, your dentist offers a wide range of healthy treatment options. By .bining sound dental science and technical experience with a deep concern for a patient’s emotional well-being and .fort, your dentist takes a unique whole body approach to safe dentistry. Mercury-Free Fillings Sometimes fillings are necessary to preserve the health of your teeth and to keep small problems from large, painful ones. If it is discovered that you have a cavity that can be restored with a filling, your dentist will remove the decayed areas of the tooth, clean it, and then place a filling in the cavity. By using mercury-free fillings for your cavities you can experience less sensitivity to cold temperatures in foods and drinks. In addition, mercury-free or .posite, fillings have numerous benefits including: *Similar flexibility to tooth structure *Help restore the tooth’s natural strength *Prevents breaks or chips in your teeth *Keep your smile looking natural Although amalgam fillings have been used in dentistry for years, .posite or mercury-free fillings are proven to be more esthetically pleasing and when properly done, they strengthen your tooth and help you achieve a natural look so that no one knows you every had a cavity. For over a hundred years, dental "silver" fillings have been used to fill teeth even though they are about one-half elemental mercury. With recent advancements many dentists have moved to a mercury free office setting to better protect their patients while receiving treatment. Contact your dentist in Overland Park today if you suspect you might have a cavity or to learn more about mercury free dentistry. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: