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: Holistic Vs. Regular Dentistry


    The holistic dentist, Dr Lori Cardellino DDS, talks about the whole body philosophy behind biological dentistry and many aspects of concern including the use of amalgam fillings and root canal fillings. Approx 50 mins. Relevant products: For more information about … Continue reading

    Video: How To Understand a Dry Socket


    The biological dentist, Dr Brian Halvorsen BDS LDS RCS, explains how and why dry (or infected) sockets develop after extractions and how to mitigate the problem. 5 mins Relevant products: For more information read Great Teeth for Life: The Secret … Continue reading

    Baby Teeth: Banking Your Child’s Stem Cells

    Mouth of boy with Changing Teeth

    The use of the pulps (the inner connective tissue containing the blood, lymphatic and nerve supply) of baby teeth that are about to be shed or extracted wisdom teeth as a source of stem cells follows the discovery in 2003 by … Continue reading

    The IAOMT’s Technical Assistance Programme


    This article contains links to the slides of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology’s (IAOMT) Technical Assistance Programme (TAP) for interested dental professionals.   Mercury 101 Mercury 102 Composite is the new standard Safe Removal of amalgam fillings … Continue reading

    Research: Fluoridation Causes Hypothyroidism

    x-ray  illustration of the female thyroid gland

    Research entitled Are fluoride levels in drinking water associated with hypothyroidism prevalence in England? conducted by Professor Stephen Peckham of the Centre for Health Services Studies at the University of Kent was recently published in the The Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. … Continue reading