Mercury Free (Amalgam Silver Free), Mercury Safe, Holistic, Cosmetic and Family Dentistry
Dr. Supriya Shetty's office is mercury-free (amalgam/silver filling-free) and mercury-safe and she is dedicated to practicing safe and healthy dentistry. Her mission is to share information about all aspects of dental wellness with her patients so that they can make educated decisions about their oral health. She fully understands the 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 healthy treatment options. Given her advanced training and emphasis on total health, Dr. Shetty takes a unique Whole Body approach to oral health care; combining sound dental science, modern technology, and years of experience - with a deep concern for her patients' physical and emotional well-being and comfort.
Safe Amalgam/Silver Filling Removal Protocols
As your Oral Health Doctor, Dr. Shetty is aware that mercury vapor, dental infections, and TMJ (bite) problems can have a negative impact on oral and overall health. Because of this concern, 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 safe amalgam removal protocols based on recommendations of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) and other 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. Shetty's Whole Body philosophy also stresses the use of biocompatible dental materials whenever possible. She also works closely with highly qualified health professionals to assist her in her efforts to return the patient to optimal oral and overall health. Her Holistic - Patient First - approach to dentistry means that she treats the teeth, jaw, and related oral structures, with specific regard to how that treatment will affect the entire body.
Dr. Shetty is a strong advocate of continuing education because it allows her to give you and your family the best, state-of-the-art dental care. Each year she takes many hours of continuing education courses in holistic and conventional dentistry in order to provide her patients with the most advanced dental care possible.
Treatments and Services
Our office also uses the latest in dental equipment and technology in order to provide the patient with many healthy treatment options and services, including:
- Digital X-Rays
- 3D Cone Beam Digital X-Rays
- Preventive Dental Education
- Non-Surgical Periodontal (Gum) Treatment
- Mercury Free Dentistry and Safe Amalgam Removal Protocols
- Oral Cancer Screening
- Mercury & Metal Free Restorations
- Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Custom Smile Design & Makeover
- Tooth Whitening
- TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment
- Implant Dentistry
- Full Mouth Reconstruction
- Full & Partial DenturesOral Surgery
- Biocompatibility Dental Materials Testing
- Nutritional Counseling
- Family Dentistry
- Air Abrasion
- Invisalign: Hidden Braces
- Neuromuscular TMJ & Bite Evaluation
- Cerec: One-Appointment Restorations
- Diagnodent: Laser Cavity Detection
- Laser Therapy
- Ozone Therapy
- Sedation Dentistry
- Dentistry for Children
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 aesthetics as part of total dental and overall health while creating an overall pleasing and natural facial appearance.
Dr. Shetty can create the smile of your dreams - just imagine yourself with a beautiful, new, natural looking smile! To view our Smile Gallery Click Here.
Associations and Organizations
Dr. Shetty is associated with a number of prestigious dental organizations, including:
About Dr. Shetty
Dr. Shetty has devoted her dental career to practicing healthy, holistic, non-invasive, biocompatible dentistry. She is also a proponent of making the dental office occupationally safe regarding mercury and she strives to protect the patient, the staff, and the environment from excessive and unnecessary exposure to mercury at the dental office.
About Our Staff
Our wonderful and dedicated staff is made up of 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 your dental needs. Click Here to read Testimonials from our many satisfied patients.
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
Dr. Shetty works with and has been trained by Dr. Ingo Mahn, one of the experienced Biological dentists I know. I know Dr. Shetty and support her approach to mercury safe, holistic dentistry. I consider her to be a dedicated, well trained, experienced and caring holistic dentist.
I am impressed with the depth of her knowledge and understanding about the critically important relationship of oral to overall health and her ongoing effort to educate her patients. She also utilizes this knowledge when designing the treatment of her patients.
Her concern for her patients health, her ongoing training in holistic, cosmetic, and traditional dentistry; along with her commitment to safely remove amalgam fillings makes her ideally suited to remove and replace them. I am especially impressed with her dedication to mercury safe dentistry as it is such an important part of oral and overall health. I highly recommend her to anyone seeking a caring holistic and mercury free dentist.
Dr. Shetty is also a Charter Member of the International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists (IAMFD). Please visit her website to learn more about her and her approach to healthy dentistry. When you visit her office please tell her where you found out about her and say hello to her for me. Thanks!