Dentistry With The Whole Body In Mind. Your mouth is a window to your health. When we evaluate your teeth, gums, tongue and tissues, we consider the needs and condition of your whole body
An Environmentally Conscious Dental Office We believe in a clean world. And that means considering more than sparkling white teeth! It means paying attention to what goes into the products we use and where they go when we’re done with them.
Does Your Dentist Protect You From Mercury? It is dangerous to remove or replace silver fillings because you are vulnerable to mercury vapors. Dr. Taylor uses five barriers to protect you. >Read More!
We believe in providing dental care specifically and ideally suited for your needs through preventative, integrative (holistic), and science based (biological) practices. We care for your dental needs in the context of your whole-body health, considering your nutrition, emotional health, physical health, and any sensitivities or environmental exposures. When we need to provide restorative … [Read More...]
Root Canal Alternatives
Dr. Mercola recently posted on his website regarding the health risks he sees in root canals. Mind you, the emphasis isn’t on root canals themselves, because Dr. Mercola acknowledges that root canals save teeth. His concern is more with whole-body health. He cites the research of a 20th-Century dentist Dr. Weston … [Read More...]
Simple Natural Dental Habits
I’m usually telling my patients to eat less processed foods and more whole/raw foods. The reasons are many, but the short story is that your immune system gets higher quality nutrition from unprocessed foods and so can fight decay better in your mouth. Unprocessed foods also create fewer blood sugar spikes (generally … [More..]
The ADA (American Dental Association) supports the belief that fluoride use -- particularly when ingested internally -- prevents tooth decay. Is this accurate ... and at what risk? Here is what the Fluoride Action Network has to say about it. Key Findings - Fluoride & Tooth Decay (Caries) According to the current consensus … [Read More...]