Mercury Free (Amalgam Free), Mercury Safe, Biological, and Health Focused Dentistry
At Golden Dental Wellness Center, Dr. Linda Golden's philosophy is that your dental care can and should be pain-free. office is mercury free (amalgam/silver filling-free) and mercury safe and he is dedicated to the practice of health-based dentistry. We strive to create a healthy environment, both internally and externally, whereby the wholeness of the individual is recognized and honored. By treating our patients as friends, we are able to foster a deeper awareness of the distinctions available in dental health.
Her goal is to treat her 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. She is fully understands the critically important relationship of oral to overall health and realizes that; "You cannot be truly healthy without good oral health!"
As your Oral Health Doctor, Dr. Golden is aware that mercury vapor, dental infections, and TMJ (bite) problems, can have a negative impact on overall health. Our approach to biological/holistic dentistry means that we treat the teeth, jaw, and related oral structures with specific regard to how that treatment will effect the entire body. 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.
Our office is mercury free and she safely removes mercury amalgam (silver) filling following the removal recommendations developed by the International Academy or Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), the Holistic Dental Association (HDA), and other prominent holistic dental organizations. For more information about why we use safe removal protocols and an explanation of what they are, Click Here.
Holistic/Biological 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 treatment options. Dr. Golden 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 view of oral health care, combining cutting-edge dental science and technical expertise with our concern for our patients well-being and comfort. This Whole Body approach stresses the use of biocompatible dental materials whenever possible. Our goal is to share information about wellness with our patients so that they may make informed and healthy choices about their oral health.
Dr. Golden believes that continuing education is a powerful tool that 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, cosmetic, and conventional dentistry in order to provide her patients with the most advanced dental care possible.
Treatments and Services
Dr. Golden uses state-of-the-art technology, with the latest in modern and safe dental equipment and offers numerous treatment options and alternative therapies, including:
- Digital X-Rays
- Preventive Dental Education
- Laser Periodontal (Gum) Treatment
- Mercury Free Dentistry and Safe Removal Protocols
- Oral Cancer Screening
- Mercury & Metal-Free Fillings
- Mercury Free Restorations
- Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Smile Makeovers
- Tooth Whitening
- Implants & Implant Maintenance
- Cerec: One Appointment Restorations
- Laser Dentistry
- Conscious Sedation with Nitrous Oxide
- Oral Surgery
- Invisalign: Invisible Orthodontic Treatment
- Air Abrasion
- Laser Dentistry
- Twinkles Dental Jewelry
- Biocompatibility Dental Materials
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 esthetics as part of total dental and overall health while creating an overall pleasing and natural facial appearance.
Dr. Golden can create the smile of your dreams - just imagine yourself with a beautiful, new, natural looking smile!
Associations & Organizations
Dr. Golden is a member of the following organizations;
About Dr. Golden
Dr. Golden 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 as possible 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.
Linda J. Golden, D.D.S. is a 1990 graduate of New York University Dental school and preformed her post-graduate residency at the Lutheran Medical Center. Dr. Golden now brings her expertise to her Manhasset office. Dr. Golden has extensive experience in general, cosmetic, and biological dentistry. She has trained with top New York City Dentists Dr. Marc Lowenberg and Dr. Gregg Lituchy as well as top alternative and biological dentist Dr. Reid Winick. Dr. Golden maintains a New York City practice where she incorporates her expertise in biological dentistry in collaboration with Dr. Winick.
Dr. Golden has spent countless hours educating herself in the newest technologies such as laser therapies, digital radiography, CEREC technology, Ozone therapy and much, much more. Dr. Golden is dedicated to working closely with her patients and their health care professionals such as nutritionists, naturopaths, QRA trained professionals, or general practitioner to ensure a patients optimal wellness. As an integrative practice you will find that there is the utmost importance placed on treating the entire patient, and not just the teeth
About Our Staff
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 YouTube 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. Golden personally and she is a very highly trained, dedicated, and skilled holistic dentist. She fully understands the important relationship between oral and overall health and her treatment protocols take that knowledge into consideration when planning dental treatment for her patients.
Her years of experience and concern for her patients oral and overall health is exceptional. Her mercury safe, health oriented approach to dentistry and her advanced training as a holistic and conventional dentist make her exceptionally qualified to safely remove and replace amalgam (silver) fillings.
I highly recommend her to anyone seeking caring and quality mercury free andmercury safe dentistry. Dr. Golden is also a Charter Member of my International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists and a proponent of banning mercury amalgam fillings. I encourage you to visit her user friendly and informative website to learn more about her philosophy of healthy dentistry. When you visit her office please be sure and say hello to her from me. Thanks in advance!