This “green” dental philosophy we embrace has a base in biocompatible dentistry. "Biocompatible" means
that the material is not harmful to living tissue.
Your personal health can be negatively impacted when heavy metals are introduced into your body. Green
dentistry eliminates the risk of chronic inflammation caused by heavy metals like mercury. Dentists who
are part of the Eco-Dentistry Association are committed to making the best choice available for both your
personal care and the environment.
What is holistic, or biological, dentistry? It's a philosophy based on the concept that the mouth is a
window to your overall health. Not just because of the foods you eat or other things you might ingest, but
because the condition of your teeth and gums contributes significantly to the general health of your entire