Mercury Free (Amalgam Free), Mercury Safe, Holistic, Cosmetic and Family Dentistry
Dr. Jouraish Daoud practice 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!"
Safe Mercury Amalgam/Silver Filling Removal Protocols
Our office offers a comfortable, safe, and established procedure for removing mercury amalgam (silver) fillings that are based on the recommendations of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) 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.
As your Oral Health Doctor, Dr. Daoud is aware that mercury vapor, dental infections, and TMJ (bite) 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.
The IAOMT has developed rigorous standards for safely removing mercury amalgam dental fillings by reducing the unnecessary and excessive exposure to mercury released from these fillings. The IAOMT's recommendations are known as the Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique (SMART).
At this time, Dr. Daoud is one of a small number of IAOMT members who qualifies as a SMART Certified IAOMT dentist. With the SMART designation you can be confident that he is fully qualified to safely remove mercury amalgam (silver) fillings.
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. Daoud also 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 his patients' physical health and emotional well-being and comfort.
Whole Body Dental Philosophy
This Whole Body philosophy 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. Daoud 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 in holistic and convential dentistry in order to provide his patients with the most advanced dental care possible.
Treatments and Services
Our team of general dentists, specialists and support staff can take care of every dental need, from a simple filling to a complete smile make over and everything in between. Our patients always come first and your comfort and well being is our highest priority.
Our dental office uses modern, high-technology dental equipment and instruments. We offer many general and alternative treatment options and evaluations, including:
- Digital X-Rays
- Preventive Dental Care and Education
- Oral Cancer Screenings
- Full-Mouth Rehabilitation
- Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Smile Designs & Makeovers
- Tooth Whitening
- Dental Implants and Implant Restoration
- Mercury and Metal Free Restorations
- TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment
- Family Dentistry
- Periodontal Surgery
- Oral Surgery
- Root Canal Therapy
- Full & Partial Dentures
- Cerec: One Appointment Restorations
- Oral Sedation & Nitrous Oxide
- Invisalign: Hidden Orthodontic Braces
Our office 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 health while creating an overall pleasing and natural facial appearance.
Dr. Daoud can create the smile of your dreams - just imagine yourself with a beautiful, new, natural looking smile!
Associations & Organizations
Dr. Daoud belongs to a number of prestigious dental organizations, including:
About Dr. Daoud
Dr. Daoud 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 as possible 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.
Dr. Daoud was born in Lebanon. At the age of eighteen he moved to the Ukraine to attend the Crimea State University School of Dentistry where he earned his D.M.D. degree. While he was there he had the opportunity to learn the Russian language and the Ukrainian culture. After graduating in 2000, Dr. Daoud came to the United States and earned another D.M.D. degree from Boston University-Goldman School of Dental Medicine. He also attended the Medical College of Georgia from March 2006 through December 2006 and is certified to perform implant dentistry.
He has been in the United States for seven years, and after graduation worked in a clinic in Livonia before joining White Oak Dental in 2004. Dr. Daoud became a US citizen in 2005 and speaks four languages: English, Arabic, Russian, and Lebanese.
He and his wife of five years have been spending most of their “spare time” remodeling and landscaping the home they recently purchased. He enjoys watching the Red Wings, the Pistons, soccer and is an avid reader.
Our fantastic staff is made up of highly-trained, dedicated, caring and motivated professionals who work together as a unique team to bring you the highest quality holistic dental treatment in a healthy, caring, 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. Daoud personally and consider him to be a highly trained mercury safe dentist. He has continued to advance his dental skills by pursuing continuing education programs at the highest level in order to offer his patients the very best in modern dental treatment.
He is fully aware of the effect that oral health can have on overall health and treats his patients accordingly. Dr. Daoud has taken hundreds of hours of advanced training and is seriously committed to ongoing education. His advanced training in cosmetic and traditional dentistry and his concern for safely removing mercury amalgam fillings makes him ideally suited to remove and replace these fillings.
Dr. Daoud is a Charter Member of the IAMSD and a member of the IAOMT and I highly recommend him to anyone seeking an experienced and caring mercury free dentist. I also encourage you to visit his website for more information about his philosophy and approach to 21st century dentistry. When you visit his office, please let him know where you found out about him and be sure and say hello to him for me. Thanks!