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Ceramic Dental Implants

Strength, Beauty, and Health… with Ceramic Dental Implants, You Don’t Have to Compromise. That’s Why We Place Z-Systems Zirconia Dental Implants.

Safe Mercury Removal

SafeMercury Removal Shouldn’t Be An Option… It Should Be the Standard of Care. And At The Center for Natural Dentistry, It Is.

No More Root Canals

Root Canals Have Been Linked to a Myriad of Health Problems — It’s Embalming and Leaving a Dead Tooth in Your Mouth. That’s Why We Do Not Perform Root Canals.

Latest Articles and News
Lillian at the Seattle Zoo on a Day Pass out of the Hospital



Lillian’s Liver Failure

by admin in Articles, Dr. Marvin's Blog

Many of you know Jared, our office manager. He’s been with us since Day 1 of The Center for Natural Dentistry and over the years has developed great friendships with many of our patients. He isn’t in the office much any more, but works behind the scenes from his home in Oregon and travels to help out in the practice on occasion. Recently, his work has…

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  • The Alternatives to Root Canals

    Root Canal Therapy

    We talk a lot about the alternatives to root canals typically the only alternative mentioned is extraction of the tooth. But is that really the only alternative? Surely there must be other options, right? This was the question posed by Sean after listening to recent podcasts (Root Canals, Infections, Formaldehyde, Oh My!). The truth is, there are other alternatives depending on the situation. We’ll try…

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  • How Mercury Causes Brain Neuron Degeneration

    I came across this great video this morning from the University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine and Advanced Media for Learning. The video is just over four minutes long and goes into great detail on the scientific proof of how mercury causes brain degeneration. Mercury is a potent neuro-toxic substance that can cause adverse affects to the brain in even low doses — doses such…

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  • Gum Disease and Heart Disease: Scientifically Linked!

    As an holistic dentist, I’m used to having people question the practice. After all, if the ADA hasn’t specifically said that mercury is bad (even though it’s a well know and scientifically proven neuro-toxin recognized by the FDA), then why should they believe that mercury fillings are bad? The fact of the matter is, many governing bodies in the health industries are looking out more…

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  • Tips for Keeping Your Teeth Healthy in 2011 and Beyond

    Oral Exams Could be a Good Indicator of Lung Cancer

    At the risk of serious cliche, I have decided to post a list of ways to help you protect your teeth in 2011. Of course, these aren’t resolutions. I won’t call it a “top 10″ list, and to be honest, it applies no matter what time of year it is. But… people always seem to inspire themselves to make changes as the calendar flips on…

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  • Let The FDA Know How Your Feel About Mercury!

    Back in June of this year, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made an historic decision regarding the classification of Mercury Amalgam fillings when it effectively put on hold its rule declaring mercury-containing dental fillings to be safe for the entire population. In response to several “petitions to reconsider,” including one filed by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT), the FDA…

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  • Dangers of Dental Mercury – Still Ignored by the FDA despite Recent Warnings


    “Exposure to mercury can have serious health consequences,” says Charles Lee, M.D., a senior medical advisor at FDA. “It can damage the kidneys and the nervous system, and interfere with the development of the brain in unborn children and very young children.” In its ongoing effort to protect the American public from exposure to dangerous levels of mercury, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)…

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  • October Specials At The Center for Natural Dentistry in Encinitas, CA

    For Immediate Release: Discover Higher Quality Dental Care at a Recession-Proof Price! All New Patients During October 2009 Will Receive $50 Off Their First Appointment at The Center for Natural Dentistry in Encinitas, CA (online at October 8, 2009 – Did you know that dentistry doesn’t have to be painful? That cavities can be filled without drilling? Did you know you can receive higher…

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  • Press Release: Discover Whole Body Wellness Through a Revolutionary—and Natural—Approach to Dental Care

    The Center for Natural Dentistry—San Diego County’s premiere dental practice (online at—launches a revolutionary care program designed to promote whole-body health at it’s newest dental practice in downtown Encinitas. (PRWEB) February 7, 2009 – Most people despise the dentist—the chemical smells, the sound of drills whirring, the bright lights. It causes many Americans to skip the dentist altogether. But what if you had an…

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  • A Whole Body Approach: Detoxification and Your Bite.

    Dr. Marvin's Holistic Dentist Podcast

    Click the player below to listen to this episode of Let’s Talk Dentistry with San Diego holistic dentist, Dr. Marvin. In this episode, Dr. Marvin talks about your bite and detoxification. Every podcast not only is targeted specifically to your dental needs but also to what it means to your body so that you can see a holistic approach to dentistry and specifically your health…

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  • Is Your Dentist Making You Sick?

    They don’t mean to. They have the best of intentions. You became a patient to have your teeth worked on… and that’s exactly what your dentist has been doing. Unfortunately, it’s been at the expense of the rest of your body, and now you’re sick, but have no idea why. Problem is, no one thinks their doctor would make them sick. No one thinks their dentist…

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  • Gum Disease: Non-Surgical Gum Treatment

    Non Surgical Intervention – Perio Protect™ More than 75 % of U.S. adults over 35 have some form of gum disease (or periodontal disease). Most who have the beginning stage of this disease don’t even know it. The most severe version of gum disease is known as periodontitis. A less severe version is known as gingivitis. In many cases gingivitis is a precursor to periodontitis…

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  • Cell Phones and Metal Dental Implants Don’t Mix

    cell phones and dental implants

    Cell Phone Use Increases Health Risks for Metallic Dental Implant Patients Electromagnetic fields (EMFs) or the invisible radiation which is continuously emitted from cell phones, cell phone towers, wireless Internet, power lines, household electrical wiring and elsewhere is now being implicated in a growing number of serious symptoms, including headaches, unexplained fatigue and even mental confusion. These types of adverse effects can happen to anyone,…

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