Going to the dentist has never been what we’d call a good time, but, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s a more loaded endeavor than ever. After all, there’s no way to mask up while getting your teeth cleaned, which means you’re more vulnerable to potential coronavirus exposure than you might […]

At Dr. Todd Bertman’s office, the receptionist wears a plastic face shield. So do the hygienist and the nine doctors in the practice in Manhattan’s East Village. Dr. Bertman reopened the office two weeks ago after closing it in March in response to the coronavirus pandemic. In another change from […]

Nearly all dentists and oral surgeons stopped seeing patients at the onset of the novel coronavirus pandemic in March; more than 90% of offices closed, canceling or postponing non-essential dental procedures in the process. Dentists have had concerns about spreading SARS-CoV-2, the respiratory illness that leads to a COVID-19 diagnosis, […]

After nearly two months of shuttered offices or emergency-only work, California and Sacramento dentists are reopening this week to more patients. That puts dental offices squarely on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic and poses serious questions for patients, dental employees and dentists: How safe is a dental visit? […]

Mercury Safe Dentists, Mercury Free (Amalgam Silver Filling Free) Dentists, Holistic Dentists, Biological Dentists There are two ways to search for Mercury Safe Dentists and Mercury Free (Amalgam Free) Dentists who will safely remove amalgam fillings and are also members of Dr. Tom McGuire’s Mercury Safe Dentist Internet Directory and […]