Mercury Free (Amalgam Silver Filling Free), Mercury Safe, Holistic, and Cosmetic Dentistry
About Our Mercury Safe Dental Practice
Dr. Paul Wilke's 'Mercury Safe Dentist' office located in San Antonio, TX. He is mercury free (amalgam free) and mercury safe and is dedicated to the practice of biological, 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 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!"
Safe Mercury Amalgam Filling Removal
As your Oral Health Care Doctor, Dr. Wilke is aware that mercury vapor, dental infections, and TMJ (bite) problems can have a negative impact on overall health. Because of this concern, our office focuses on patient education and strives 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 safe & proven removal protocols based on recommendations of the International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists (IAMSD), The International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine (IABDM), the Holistic Dental Association (HDA), and other prominent biological and holistic dental organizations. For more information about why we use safe protocols to remove amalgam fillings and an explanation of what they are, Click Here.
Whole Body Dental Philosophy
Dr. Wilke's philosophy of biological dentistry recognizes that the teeth, and associated structures, are an integral part of the whole body. Because of this important relationship, we offer a wide range of healthy treatment options. Dr. Wilke also takes a unique Whole Body approach to oral health care; combining sound dental science and technical experience with a deep concern for his patients' emotional well-being and comfort.
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. Wilke 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.
Patient First Philosophy
His Whole Body philosophy stresses the use of safe biocompatible dental materials whenever possible. Dr. Wilke 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 biological/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. Wilke 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 conventional dentistry in order to provide his patients with the most advanced dental care possible.
Treatments and Services
Our office uses the latest in dental equipment, new techniques, and technology in order to provide the patient with the best treatment options and services, including:
- Digital X-Rays
- Preventive Dental Treatment and Education
- Oral Cancer Screening
- Laser Periodontal (Gum) Treatment
- Conscious Oral Sedation
- Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry
- Mercury & Metal Free Restorations
- Tooth Whitening
- Cerec: One-Appointment Restorations
- Hidden Jaw Infections; Diagnosis & Treatment
- Full & Partial Dentures
- Implant Placement & Maintenance
- Full-Mouth Reconstruction
- Oral Surgery
- TMJ Diagnosis & Treatment
- Biocompatible Dental Material Testing
- Diagnodent Laser Decay Diagnosis
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.
Wilke can create the smile of your dreams - just imagine yourself with a beautiful, new, natural looking smile! Click Here to view more before and after cosmetic and amalgam cases.
Associations & Organizations
Dr. Wilke is associated with a number of prestigious dental organizations, including:
- International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists (IAMSD)
- International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine (IABDM)
- Holistic Dental Association (HDA)
- Price Pottenger Foundation (PPF)
- Dental Amalgam Mercury Syndrome (DAMS)
- Applied Clinical Nutritionist (ACN)
About Dr. Wilke
Dr. Wilke 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.
He has been in practice at Total Mouth Fitness in San Antonio since 1999. Prior to July 1999, he was in practice at Blanco North Dental for 12 years but began his career in 1980. While Dr. Wilke has focused primarily on general dentistry in the past, he has continually updated his skills and knowledge, thereby broadening his client base through orthodontics and performing toxic-free dentistry. He has been happily married since 1978, is the father of four children and a member of Christian Family Church International of San Antonio. For more information about Dr. Wilke Click Here.
Our fantastic staff is made up of highly-trained, caring, dedicated, 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 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 Dr. Wilke offers. 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.
- Frequently Asked Questions & Oral Health Topics
- Mercury Safe: Why Dentists are Mercury Safe & Mercury Free
- Mercury Free & Mercury Safe: What's the Difference
- Mercury Risk Evaluation
- Referenced & Abstracted Articles about Mercury (Dr. McGuire has kindly allowed us access to his database of referenced and abstracted scientific articles on numerous mercury related topics. It is the largest of its kind and is a wealth of information for those interested in the subject.)
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. Wilke personally and in my opinion, he is not only a great person but a very highly trained, experienced and skilled mercury free and mercury safe holistic dentist. I am impressed with the depth of his knowledge and understanding about the critically important relationship of oral to overall health and his effort to educate his patients.
He is member of all of the important holistic and biological dental organization and one of the pioneers in promoting holistic, biocompatible, mercury safe, dentistry and in the use of cutting edge technology and healthy treatment protocols. He is also aware of the importance of safely removing mercury and other heavy metals from the teeth and body. His extensive training in all areas of holistic dentistry and his concern for the safe removal of amalgam fillings makes him ideally suited to remove and replace them.
I highly recommend him to anyone seeking a caring holistic/biological and mercury safe dentist. Dr. Wilke is also a Charter Member of the International Association of Mercury Safe Dentists (IAMSD). I encourage you to visit his informative website to learn more about this exceptional health oriented dentist. When you visit his office please let him know where you found out about him and tell him hello for me. Thanks!