Mercury Free (Amalgam Silver Filling Free), Mercury Safe, Holistic, Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr. Stite's (known as Dr. Mark) office is mercury-free (amalgam/silver filling-free) and mercury-safe and he is dedicated to the practice of health-based dentistry. His goal is to treat his patients in the most healthy, caring, holistic way possible and to share information about dental wellness with his patients so that they can make educated decisions about their oral health. He fully understands the critically important relationship of oral to overall health and realizes that; "You cannot be truly healthy without good oral health!"
Holistic Dentistry is a philosophy that recognizes that the teeth and associated oral structures are a part of the whole body. Because of this important relationship, we offer a wide range of treatment options. Dr. Mark also takes a unique Whole Body approach to oral health care; combining sound dental science, techniques, technology, and personal experience with a deep concern for his patients' health, emotional well-being and comfort.
Clients travel from around the world to experience his unique spa-like practice in a serene and pleasant environment. Mark's harmonious approach to dentistry creates a Zen-like atmosphere for his patients. His results are reflected through his patients? higher self-esteem, improvement of oral and overall health, and the enhancement of their natural beauty. As a compassionate perfectionist, he pays close attention to the detailed needs of each patient by engaging in a complete interview to better understand their personal health requirements.
Safe Mercury Amalgam/Silver Filling Removal Protocols
As your Oral Health Doctor, Dr. Mark is aware that mercury vapor, dental infections, and TMJ problems can have a negative impact on oral and overall health. Because of these concerns, we focus on patient education and strive to remove mercury amalgam (silver) fillings in a safe way. For information about why it's important to use a mercury safe dentist, Click Here.
To accomplish this, we utilize removal protocols based on recommendations of The International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine and a number of prominent biological and holistic dental organizations. For more information about why we use safe removal protocols and an explanation of what they are, Click Here.
Whole Body Dental Philosophy
Dr. Mark Whole Body philosophy of dentistry stresses the use of biocompatible dental materials whenever possible. He also works closely with highly qualified health professionals to assist him in his efforts to return the patient to optimal oral and overall health. His Health Focused - Patient First approach to holistic dentistry means that he treats the teeth, jaw, and related oral structures with specific regard to how that treatment will affect the entire body.
Dr. Mark believes that continuing education is a powerful tool that allows him to give you and your family the best, state-of-the-art dental care. Each year, he takes many hours of continuing education courses and has advanced training in many areas of holistic, cosmetic, and conventional dentistry.
Treatments and Services
Our office uses the latest in dental equipment and technology in order to provide the patient with healthy treatment options and services, including:
- Preventive Dental Treatment and Education
- Oral Cancer Screening
- Mercury & Metal Free Restorations
- Periodontal (Gum) Treatment
- Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Tooth Whitening
- Full & Partial Dentures
- Full Mouth Reconstruction
- TMJ Diagnosis & Treatment
- Biocompatible Dental Material Testing
Our office also specializes in state of the art restorative and cosmetic dentistry to correct, restore or enhance your smile to fit your own unique facial form. Our goal is to integrate esthetics as part of total dental and overall health while creating an overall pleasing and natural facial appearance.
Dr. Stites can create the smile of your dreams - just imagine yourself with a beautiful, new, natural looking smile! Click Here to view our Before and After gallery!
Associations & Organizations
Dr. Stites is associated with a number of prestigious dental organizations, including:
About Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark has devoted his dental career to practicing healthy, holistic, non-invasive, biocompatible dentistry. He is also a proponent of making the dental office occupationally safe regarding mercury and he strives to protect the patient, the staff, and the environment from excessive and unnecessary exposure to mercury at the dental office.
To find out more about Dr. Mark, please Click Here to read Testimonials from our many satisfied patients.
Our great staff is made up of dedicated, highly-trained, caring, and motivated professionals who work together as a team to bring you the highest quality holistic dental treatment in a healthy, warm, and supportive setting.
We would be honored to add you to our list of satisfied patients and encourage you to visit Our Office Website to learn more about our office and the many services and treatments we offer. We want to thank you for considering our office for all of your dental needs.
Our dental practice is dedicated to patient education. As a member of Dr. Tom McGuire's International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists (IAMSD) we work closely with him to support our goal of providing important information to our patients about numerous oral health that can affect overall health, including issues related to mercury amalgam (silver) fillings. Click on the appropriate link to access important information about these topics.
NEW! Dr. Tom McGuire's new Video, Mercury: The Poison in Your Teeth conclusively proves that amalgam/silver fillings not only release toxic mercury vapor - but that the common act of brushing just one amalgam filling - will release more mercury than allowed by governmental regulatory agencies at the workplace! It also tells you what you can do about it. Click Here to watch this amazing video demonstration - and don’t forget to tell your friends and family! (You can also access it by searching YouTube for The Poison in Your Teeth or Tom McGuire, DDS.)
A Personal Note from Dr. Tom
I know Dr. Mark personally and I consider him to be an exceptional dentist and person. He fully understands the important relationship between oral and overall health and his treatment protocols reflect his philosophy. His ongoing training in holistic dentistry, his experience, skill, dedication and concern for his patient's oral and overall health, makes him extremely well qualified to safely remove and replace mercury amalgam fillings.
I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking a dentist for any reason, but especially for holistic mercury free and mercury safe dentistry. Dr. Mark is also a Charter Member of the International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists (IAMSD). When you visit him let him know where you heard about him and please tell him hello for me.