Category: Safety

Robin Steely Dentist Battle Creek MI


Every time that I look in someone’s mouth and see silver – mercury fillings, my heart begins to sink. This material, while used for years in dentistry is not healthy for people. The alloy known as amalgam, is a mixture of several metals and “bound” together with mercury ... Read More
February 17, 2020sddsadmin


A recent blog post on the health information website, raised a significant issue that is being swept under the rug in the United States.  Silver fillings that have been the standard for filling cavities for decades contain at least 50% mercury. According to the website starting July 1, 2018, ... Read More
January 18, 2017sddsadmin


My team and I get a lot of questions about dental insurance: “Why isn’t your practice in my plan? Why didn’t my dental insurance cover this? Why can’t I just have treated what my insurance covers?” I’d like to shed some light on this issue. Let’s look at what insurance really ... Read More
August 6, 2014DrSteely


Scene Magazine article: June 2011 Recently, the internet has been abuzz with chatter about the increase in thyroid cancer and radiation. This went viral on the internet following a Dr. Oz show that aired in the fall of 2010. On that show, Dr Oz talked about the exposure and protection of ... Read More
November 5, 2013DrSteely