Holistic dentistry is different from traditional dentistry in that it provides natural solutions to promote your overall wellness and dental health.
Dr. Ejtemai educates her patients on how to modify their nutrition to prevent tooth decay and gum disease, which subsequently can improve their overall health.
She does not use any silver or mercury-based fillings and she believes in using safe processes, like SMART, to remove old fillings as needed. Dr. Ejtemai is a member of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), and SMART Certified.
According to the IAOMT, all dental amalgam fillings contain approximately 50% mercury.
SMART - Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique
Dr. Ejtemai uses state-of-the-art techniques to remove mercury based fillings safely, which include using a special filter and vacuum to eliminate the risk of inhaling or swallowing these particles. For more information, you can read more about this technique on the website for IAOMT.