Sleep Apnea and Medical Issues

Sleep Apnea and Medical Issues

You may already know that Sleep Apnea is a leading cause of daytime sleepiness and disrupted sleeping patterns, but it also contributes to a host of medical problems.  Sleep Apnea is a breathing disorder that causes those affected to snore (often very loudly) and stop...
Should I Have My Mercury Fillings Removed

Should I Have My Mercury Fillings Removed

“Should I have my Silver Mercury Fillings Removed?” We are glad you asked! We know you are concerned about your health. Our office is Mercury Safe, which means: We do not place Silver Mercury Fillings If they need to be removed, we replace them with...
Mercury Safe Practice

Mercury Safe Practice

With all the new information becoming available, it can be hard to understand the difference between a Mercury Safe practice and a Mercury Free dental practice. Many dentists have come to realize that Silver-Mercury isn’t the best material we can use to fill a...
What is Safe Amalgam Removal?

What is Safe Amalgam Removal?

More than 50% of U.S. dentists still place “silver”, or amalgam fillings. However, many patients are unaware that “silver” fillings contain as much as 50% Mercury, a known neurotoxin. Dr. Anders has not placed a silver Mercury filling for over...
National Children’s Dental Health Month

National Children’s Dental Health Month

This year, we are excited to be celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month throughout the entire month of February. The theme set by the American Dental Association for this month is ‘Sugar Wars’, with a focus on healthy eating and...
What IS Xylitol?

What IS Xylitol?

Current research is now promoting the use of xylitol to decrease the incidence of dental decay. Xylitol is not an artificial sweetener, but a naturally occurring five-carbon sugar alcohol. Sugar alcohol is neither sugar nor alcohol. It is a carbohydrate that resembles...