Category Archives: Restorative dentistry

KTH Flashback: BPA in Dentistry: Safety & Risks

Originally posted January 20, 2015 Anymore, the terms “BPA” and “avoid” go hand in hand. Unfortunately, BPA and related compounds turn up in a lot of dental composite – the type of material used to make tooth-colored fillings and a … Continue reading

Posted in Dentistry, Restorative dentistry, Video | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Is There A Battery In Your Mouth? (Guest Post)

Our thanks to the office of St. Louis biological dentist Dr. Michael Rehme for letting us share his article on an often overlooked dental condition: oral galvanism. Is there a battery in your mouth? That’s a strange question to ask … Continue reading

Posted in Biological Dentistry, Restorative dentistry | Tagged , , , ,

BPA in Dentistry: Safety & Risks

Anymore, the terms “BPA” and “avoid” go hand in hand. Unfortunately, BPA and related compounds turn up in a lot of dental composite – the type of material used to make tooth-colored fillings and a major alternative to mercury amalgam. … Continue reading

Posted in Dentistry, Restorative dentistry, Video | Tagged , , , , ,

3 Keys to Keeping Your Smile Healthy & Whole

Healthful diet Excellent oral hygiene Conservative dental treatment of any problems that arise Tim Rainey, DDS: Basically, I knew that the way that we were preparing teeth back then was dead wrong; that you couldn’t go in and justify destroying … Continue reading

Posted in Biological Dentistry, Dentistry, Restorative dentistry, Video | Tagged , , ,

“Saving” Teeth by Destroying Them

Say you take your four year old child to the dentist. During the examination, the dentist tells you he found four cavities. You consent to treatment. Afterward, you take your sedation-groggy daughter home and let her nap. So later, when … Continue reading

Posted in Children's health, Dentistry, Restorative dentistry | Tagged , , , , ,

Strange Faith (or Mercury vs. BPA?, Part 2)

Two years ago, Pediatrics published a study on “Bisphenol A and Related Compounds in Dental Materials,” which confirmed that some sealants and composite (white) fillings release BPA. Here’s what one pediatric dentist and dental professor had to say about it … Continue reading

Posted in Children's health, Dentistry, Restorative dentistry | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Implants, Implants Everywhere!

You probably heard the story (since determined to be a hoax) of the Polish dentist who got revenge on her ex-boyfriend by pulling out all his teeth. According to The Telegraph‘s version of events, the now toothless man says he’s … Continue reading

Posted in Biological Dentistry, Restorative dentistry | Tagged , , ,