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Mercury and Cardiovascular (Heart) Disease

Mercury and Cardiovascular (Heart) Disease If you have been following our blog posts on the subject of mercury fillings, you already will know that mercury fillings can significantly damage your health. Recent studies have found that mercury can accumulate in the heart and has been associated with elevated blood pressure, abnormal heart rhythms and increased [...]

How Safe is Amalgam Removal?

How Safe is Amalgam Removal? More and more people consider mercury removal from their teeth, and for good reason. Mercury is one of the most toxic substances in the world and is a powerful poison that causes health hazards. Mercury vapor is continuously emitted from dental fillings, accumulates in the body over time and is [...]

Ozone Treatment for Gum Disease – Does it Work?

Ozone Treatment for Gum Disease – Does it Work? According to the U.S. Surgeon General, 85% of adults will suffer from some form of gum disease in their lifetime. That’s quite a statistic. Given that gum disease is avoidable and easily treatable, that number is way too high. It is one of the most common medical complications [...]

Phase Contrast Microscopy and Your Dental Health

Phase Contrast Microscopy and Your Dental Health Our practice has always stood at the forefront of developments that will improve our procedures and, at the same time, your dental health. As a holistic practice, we place priority on procedures that not only benefit your teeth and gums, but your entire body. Your overall health is [...]

Check Your Dental Benefits for 2019 Now

Check Your Dental Benefits for 2019 Now Every health plan is different. Some plans have excellent dental benefits, others only give you partial benefits or not at all. Dental benefits in your health plan are important - the likelihood of having teeth or gum problems in the coming year is pretty great. Oral health is [...]

The Holistic Approach to Gum Disease

The Holistic Approach to Gum Disease Periodontal disease – more commonly known as gum disease – affects almost 90 percent of the population at some point in their lives. Gum disease makes itself known, so if you have symptoms such as red or swollen gums, tender or bleeding gums, painful chewing, loose teeth, or bad [...]

Why is Biological Dentistry Better?

Today, we can do better dentistry, in a less toxic, more individualized, more environmentally friendly way than ever. Biological Dentistry is a thought process, an attitude, and a guide for making choices in dental practice. This article was written by the  International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) - an organization for that group of dentists, [...]

Using Herbs in Dentistry

Using Herbs in Dentistry Herbs are staging a comeback and herbal ‘renaissance’ is happening all over the globe. The herbal products, today, symbolize safety, in contrast to the synthetics that are regarded as unsafe to humans and the environment. A herb, botanically speaking, is any plant that lacks the woody tissue which is characteristic of [...]

2018-05-01T19:38:00+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Categories: Culture, Dr. Gashinsky New Jersey, Health, Holistic dentistry|

A Brilliant New Approach to Discovering Caries and Cracks

CariVu – The Revolutionary Caries Detection Device Our practice is now using DEXIS CariVu™ , a compact, portable device that detects caries and uses patented transillumination technology to support the identification of lesions (damaged areas) and cracks in your teeth. This easy-to-use diagnostic tool makes the detection of any lesions, caries and cracks [...]

Platelet Rich Fibrin – Using The Body’s Natural Healing Process

The medical field of dentistry is constantly evolving, and a good dentist always remains on the cutting edge. The Platelet rich fibrin (PRF) procedure is one that truly encompasses the term ‘state-of-the-art.’ PRF enhances the body’s ability to regenerate, which helps you heal quicker after a surgical procedure. But what exactly is PRF and what [...]

2018-03-01T20:38:51+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Cosmetic dentistry, Dental Implants, Dr. Gashinsky New Jersey|