This is the most common question we are asked. Dentistry is traditionally focused on the intricate and delicate work of maintaining a healthy oral cavity. This includes a regular oral cancer screening and ensuring that gum (gingival and periodontal) health is maintained. In addition, restoring teeth or replacing teeth that have been affected by tooth decay. We of course are also focused on that and it describes the majority of our work.
As holistic dentists, we have a philosophy of how we approach our practice and our patients, and the many connections between oral health and general health. With that in mind, a holistic dentist is primarily focused on the person attached to that oral cavity!
This informs decisions we make about treatments and how we advise our patients about their health.
A summary of the things we take into consideration includes:
Our practice is patient-centred, treating every patient and team member with care, respect and support in a relaxed and comfortable environment.
Our aim is to provide optimal oral health care to enhance our patient’s general health.
Our team will provide high quality state-of-the-art care and advice, which is relevant to our patient’s needs.
We keep our knowledge and skills current and impart that to our patients.
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