Mercury Free (Amalgam Free) & Mercury Safe, Holistic, Cosmetic and Family Dentistry
Dr. Vladimir Gashinsky's (Dr. G) practice is mercury free (amalgam silver filling-free) and mercury safe and his mission is to deliver the highest quality dental services, while being sensitive to the need of every patient. He specializes in cosmetic dentistry, including custom smile design and smile makeovers.
Because of the important relationship of oral to overall health, Dr. G also focuses on the long-term maintenance of your oral health. He treats the teeth, jaws, and related oral tissue and structures with a concern for the effect of such treatment on your oral and overall health. He fully understands the important relationship of oral to overall health and realizes that; "You cannot be truly healthy without good oral health!"
Safe Mercury Amalgam Filling Removal
As your Oral Health Doctor, Dr. G 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. For information about why it's important to use a mercury safe dentist, Click Here.
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), the Holistic Dental Association (HDA), and other prominent holistic dental organizations. Because we offer the latest in cosmetic dentistry, we are also able to replace amalgam fillings with the best, safest, and most aesthetic dental material available. For more information about why we use safe removal protocols and an explanation of what they are, Click Here.
Holistic 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. G 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 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. G 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 traditional dentistry in order to provide his patients with the most advanced dental care possible.
Treatments and Services
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
- Periodontal (Gum) Disease Treatment
- Oral Cancer Screenings
- Full-Mouth Rehabilitation
- Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Smile Designs & Makeovers
- Tooth Whitening
- Dental Implants and Implant Restoration
- Zirconium Implants
- Mercury and Metal Free Restorations
- TMJ and Migraine Diagnosis and Treatment
- Snoring and Sleep Apnea Treatment
- Periodontal Surgery
- Root Canal Therapy
- Oral Surgery
- Full & Partial Dentures
- Invisalign Orthodontics
- Snoring & Sleep Apnea: Diagnosis & Treatment
- Family Dentistry
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. G can create the smile of your dreams - just imagine yourself with a beautiful, new, natural looking smile!
Associations & Organizations
Dr. G belongs to a number of prestigious dental organizations, including:
About Dr. G
Dr. G 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. Gashinsky brings over 30 years of experience to every one of his patients. He earned his doctorate degree from New York University's College of Dentistry, and then was invited to teach there for 2 years as a member of their clinical faculty.
Dr. Gashinsky has the distinction of having won the Eugene Rothchild Memorial Award from the New York Academy of Oral Rehabilitation. He also has advanced training in implantology, as well as natural and holistic dentistry.
Our fantastic staff is made up of dedicated, highly-trained, caring and motivated professionals who work together as a team to bring you the highest quality biological dental treatment in a healthy, warm and supportive setting.
We thank you for considering our office for your dental needs. We would be honored to add you to our list of satisfied patients and we encourage you to visit Our Office Website to learn more about Dr. G and the many services and treatments our office offers, as well as the latest patient offers/discounts. We also offer extended and weekend hours for the convenience of our working patients.
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. Gashinsky personally and consider him a highly trained mercury free & 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. Gashinsky 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. Gashinsky is a Charter Member of the IAMSD and a member of the prestigious IAOMT & HDA organizations and I highly recommend him to anyone seeking an experienced and caring mercury safe 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!