Welcome to the Mouth Body Doctor Website

Dental materials and dental procedures have far reaching effects upon health that are only now being acknowledged. The MouthBody Doctor defines a new paradigm of holistic dental care which recognises the interrelatedness of the health of the mouth to that of the body and the role of nutrition in oral and facial health and development.

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    Video: The Story Of Painless Parker


    This video covers the story of one of the world’s most famous (or infamous) dentists Edward ‘Painless Parker’. Born in New Brunswick in 1872 and trained in Philadelphia he took his dentistry on the road with a trapeze act and … Continue reading

    Audio: The Benefits of Ceramic Implants


    The biological dentist Dr. Irineo Marvin Pantangco, III a.k.a. ‘Dr Marvin’ talks about the uses and advantages of ceramic (as opposed to metal) implants. Approx 30 mins   Relevant products: Click the relevant link for the book Elements of Danger … Continue reading

    Book Review: Diagnosis Mercury 1


    Money, Politics and Poison by Jane M Hightower MD Island Press 2009 The author, Dr Jane Hightower is an internal medicine specialist working at a hospital in San Fransisco, California. She receives a lot of referrals from primary care physicians … Continue reading

    Book Review: Diagnosis Mercury 2


    Continued from Book Review: Diagnosis Mercury 1 Mercury in fish The patients she sees at her clinic tend to be the high income, health aware residents of the San Fransisco Bay area – used to eating a lot of swordfish, … Continue reading

    Research: Allergies To Orthodontic Adhesives

    Teeth with braces

    In this paper an orthodontist (Scott D. Dickson, DO) and two medical doctors (Priscilla H. Wong, MD and Christopher A. Coop, MD) describe an allergic reaction to orthodontic etching and bonding products. The case describes a 22-year-old male who experienced … Continue reading