There are numerous studies that show and scientifically prove how dental problems can create or be the root cause of systemic health conditions or repercussions. Biological dentists look for the systemic causes of disease. To eliminate the root cause is a major step towards healing. Angeles hospital opts for the least invasive, least traumatic and least toxic method of diagnosis and treatment. Biological care is designed to support the body’s natural self-healing and regeneration abilities.
Biological dentistry is also called alternative dentistry, unconventional dentistry, holistic dentistry, or biocompatible dentistry and it emphasizes approaches to dental care that consider the patient’s dental health in the context of their entire physical as well as emotional and spiritual wellbeing. It is part of the alternative health movement that includes . Although the holistic dental community is diverse in terms of its practices and approaches, common schools of thought include a strong opposition to the use of amalgam, which contain mercury and other potentially toxic materials, in dental fillings, nonsurgical solutions to gum disease, and the concept that root canals can be bad for the systemic health of the patient due to the spread of trapped dental bacteria to the rest of the body.
Some of the key points in biological dentistry are:
- Correct nutrition for the prevention and reversal of degenerative dental diseases
- The avoidance and elimination of toxins from dental tissues and structures
- Prevention and treatment of dental malocclusion (bite problems are thought to cause physical imbalance)
- Prevention and treatment of gum disease at its biological root cause
To learn more about biological dentistry and the highly effective techniques used in our program please contact us using the form on the right.