Mercury Free and Mercury Safe, Holistic, Cosmetic and Family Dentistry
Dr. Michael Katz practices holistic, mercury free and mercury safe dentistry and he is dedicated to the practice of holistic, integrated 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 may make educated decisions about their oral health. He fully understands the 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. Katz is aware that mercury vapor, dental infections, and TMJ problems can have a negative impact on overall health. 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.
To accomplish this, we utilize removal protocols based on recommendations of the Holistic Dental Association (HDA) and other prominent biological and holistic dental organizations. For information about why it's important to use a mercury safe dentist, Click Here.
Holistic dentistry is a philosophy that recognizes that the teeth and associated structures are a part of the whole body. Because of this important relationship we offer a wide range of healthy treatment options. Because of his advanced training and emphasis on total health, Dr. Katz takes a unique Whole Body approach to oral health care; combining sound dental science and technical experience with a deep concern for his patients' physical and emotional well-being and comfort.
As your Oral Health Doctor, Dr. Katz is aware that mercury vapor and dental infections can have a negative impact on overall health. Because of this concern, we focus on patient education and strive to remove mercury amalgam (silver) fillings in a safe way. To accomplish this, he utilizes removal protocols based on recommendations of a number of prominent holistic dental organizations.
His Whole Body, healthy dental treatment philosophy stresses the use of safe biocompatible dental materials and non-invasive treatment 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 Holistic approach to dental treatment means that he treats the teeth, jaw, and related oral structures, with specific regard to how that treatment will affect the entire body.
Dr. Katz is a strong advocate of continuing education because it allows him to give you and your family the most modern, state-of-the-art dental care. Each year he takes many hours of continuing education courses and he has advanced training in many areas of biological, cosmetic and traditional dentistry.
Our office also uses the latest in dental equipment and technology in order to provide the patient with healthy treatment options and services, including:
- Digital X Rays
- Preventive Dental Education
- Mercury Free Dentistry and Safe Removal Protocols
- Oral Cancer Screening
- Mercury & Metal Free Restorations
- Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Custom Smile Design & Makeover
- Tooth Whitening
- TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment
- Full Mouth Reconstruction
- Full & Partial Dentures
- Family Dentistry
- Oral Surgery
- Implant Dentistry
- Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment
- Nitrous Oxide
- Breath Therapy
Dr. Katz is associated with a number of prestigious dental organizations, including:
- International Association of Mercury Free Dentists (IAMSD)
- Fellow: Academy of General Dentistry (AGD)
- Fellow: American Society for Dental Aesthetics (ASDA)
- International Dental Health Foundation (IDHF)
- American Dental Association (ADA)
- New York State Dental Society (NYSDS)
- Nassau County Dental Society (NCDS)
Our staff is made up of highly-trained, motivated and caring professionals. Our team works together to bring you the highest quality biological dental treatment in a healthy, warm and supportive setting.
We would be honored to add you to our list of satisfied patients and we encourage you to visit Our Website, to learn more about Dr. Hopkins and the many services and treatments our office offers. We thank you for considering our office for all of your dental needs.
A Personal Note from Dr. Tom
Dr. Katz and is a dedicated, well trained, experienced and caring holistic and cosmetic dentist. I am impressed with the depth of his knowledge and understanding about the critically important relationship of oral to overall health and his ongoing effort to educate her patients. He also utilizes this knowledge when designing the treatment of his patients.
His concern for his patients health, his ongoing training in holistic, cosmetic, and traditional dentistry; along with his commitment to safely remove amalgam fillings makes him ideally suited to remove and replace them. I highly recommend him to anyone seeking a caring holistic and mercury free dentist.
Dr. Katz is also a Charter Member of the International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists (IAMSD). I recommend that you visit his website to learn more about his approach to dentistry. When you visit his office please tell him where you found out about him and say hello to him for me. Thanks!