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Here’s a Great Way to Get Your Smile Back!

Here's a Great Way to Get Your Smile Back! Just like your body, your car or even your house, your teeth are subject to wear and tear every day of your life. Chewing, grinding and overly aggressive brushing take their toll over the years so it can be said that your smile can “fade” – [...]

Preventing Gum Disease – How You Can Protect Your Health

Preventing Gum Disease – How You Can Protect Your Health Gum disease, also called periodontal disease, can occur when bacteria build up between your gums and teeth. This can cause inflammation, not only in the mouth but also carried throughout the body. An early warning sign of gum disease is when your gums start to [...]

How to Floss Your Teeth Using the Holistic Approach

Our entire lives, we have been told about the importance of brushing and flossing our teeth. However, that is usually as far as anyone goes with dental hygiene tips. Did you know that biological dentists have several tips on holistic teeth cleaning? With the holistic approach, you can avoid toxic materials and clean your teeth [...]

2019-09-23T12:43:57+00:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Holistic dentistry, holistic teeth cleaning|

How Gum Disease Can Affect Your Overall Health

For some time, research has shown that gum disease is associated with several other diseases. First it was thought that bacteria were the factor that linked periodontal disease to other diseases in the body; however, more recent research demonstrates that inflammation may be responsible. Therefore, treating inflammation may not only help manage periodontal diseases but [...]

Are Zirconia Implants Safer than Metal Implants?

Are Zirconia Implants Safer than Metal Implants? Throughout the decades, the materials that have been used for the dental treatments have been made with metal. The main reason was to give mechanical strength and therefore add to the longevity of the treatment. Over time, however, studies revealed that “metal in the mouth” could pose serious [...]

How to Cure Bad Breath Permanently – The Holistic Approach

Bad breath is one of those things that no one feels comfortable talking about but is impossible to ignore. It can affect how someone is perceived socially, romantically, and even how the person perceives themselves. There are several causes of bad breath, so the best way to fix the issue is by approaching it holistically. [...]

2019-08-22T14:24:50+00:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: Dr. Gashinsky New Jersey, Holistic dentistry, holistic teeth cleaning, LANAP|

A Healthy Smile for Life – Is That Even Possible?

A Healthy Smile for Life – Is That Even Possible? For some time now, Zirconia (non-metal) implants have gained tremendous popularity as the healthy alternative to (metal) Titanium implants. Thanks to an increased awareness of holistic treatments with patients, the idea of “metal-in-the-mouth” has become an important health issue. Studies have shown1 that many patients [...]

Do Mercury Fillings Affect Your Immune System?

Do Mercury Fillings Affect Your Immune System? As a mercury-safe and mercury-free dentist, D. Gashinsky has warned patients for years about the dangers of dental amalgam. And for good reason. More and more studies reveal that dental amalgam, now in use for more than 150 years, has been severely questioned as a treatment due to [...]

Invisalign – The Holistic Approach for Straighter Teeth

When you go to a holistic dentist for teeth straightening, they often suggest Invisalign clear aligners over traditional braces. Holistic, or biological dentistry is the practice of dentistry that considers the overall health and wellness of a patient. Most people are aware of the aesthetic benefits of Invisalign but how exactly do they fall under [...]

2019-07-19T16:02:56+00:00July 18th, 2019|Categories: Cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign|

Mercury Amalgams and Inflammation – What’s the Risk?

Mercury Amalgams and Inflammation – What’s the Risk? As part of our mission to provide you the best care possible, we have already published many articles about the dangers of amalgam (mercury) fillings and we continue to advise our patients to consider getting rid of this potential health hazard in their mouth. The main concern [...]