March 25, 2016
Dr. Preetha Thomas cares for patients’ oral health just like she does her own family’s. As a mother of three, she never exposes her children to fluoride — and the same goes for you, too. Your Southlake Dentist is keenly aware of the dangers of the overuse of this mineral, and that’s why she’s committed to maintaining a completely fluoride-free practice here at Enclave Dental. Keep reading to learn more about fluoride, the risks of its use and how you can still prevent tooth decay… naturally.
February 26, 2016
Maybe you’ve heard a little bit about holistic dentistry, but chances are some unknowns still remain. If that’s the case, your holistic dentist in Southlake is in with answers to some of the most common questions surrounding the practice. Keep reading to learn more about how you can benefit from holistic dentistry with Dr. Preetha Thomas today!
February 24, 2016
If you’ve always wanted to benefit from orthodontics, but are turned off by the idea of metal brackets and wires in your mouth, we’ve got good news. It’s time for you to learn about modern, invisible braces! Today’s orthodontics can be completed more quickly and effectively than ever before with a series of smooth, comfortable aligners. Keep reading to learn more about Invisalign in Southlake — for straighter teeth and a more beautiful smile, this year!
January 7, 2016
At Enclave Dental we want you to be confident you are in the very best of care. One way we follow through with this commitment is by taking every possible measure available to protect our patients and staff from mercury exposure. Dental fillings that contain mercury ( also called amalgam restorations) and can cause significant exposure risks when being removed. (more…)
One of the fun things Dr. Thomas does at home and recommends for her staff and patients is the Chlorella Cocktail.
As a holistic dental practitioner, my view of each patient extends beyond the teeth and mouth, and takes into account each body system and how everything I do seeks to maintain balance and whole-body health. This means anything from using distilled water in our chairs, to using bio-compatible materials in procedures. It includes encouraging proper nutrition and keeping our patients SAFE from toxic chemicals. As we approach the new year oftentimes our thoughts turn towards improvement and “new beginnings.” This coming year let’s consider these resolutions in terms of CLEANSING and DETOXIFYING our bodies!
You have likely read on my website or in previous newsletters that my practice is committed to being “Fluoride Free” and “Mercury Safe” by treating patients without using heavy metals in our procedures. One of the biggest offenders is mercury, which is often used in fillings, and has long been known to contribute to a number of chronic diseases and certain acute neurological disorders of the body. Bottom line, it’s BAD. These days you will likely hear fillings referred to as amalgam, which is made in part with MERCURY. What many patients are not aware of is these mercury-based fillings can be more dangerous coming out than while inside their mouth! (more…)