59 Pleasant Street Skowhegan, Maine 04976 Directions
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Skowhegan dental center focus on oral protection not oral procedures

focus on oral protection not oral procedures

Thousands of people suffer from anxiety about the dentist. Thousands more worry about what is going into their bodies. Maine Center for Dental Medicine, in Skowhegan, understands this. Dr. Mohammed Imam and Dr. Shafiulla Khan have decades of experience practicing dentistry. This has led them to focus on holistic mercury free dentistry with a commitment towards educating patients on oral protection to minimize the need for dental work.

 

Why we choose to be mercury-free:

 

For over 100 years, mercury has been used in tooth fillings. Mercury is a neurotoxin and has been eliminated from most products. The two major sources of mercury left that we are exposed to are from coal power plants and dental fillings. Through the course of our years practicing dentistry, we have dedicated ourselves to keeping up-to-date on all information and investigating new procedures. We believe that amalgam fillings can give off mercury vapor. The vapor is inhaled and absorbed into your body. This can cause health risks and damage body tissues. There are other materials that are biocompatible and pose no health risk that can be used safely and effectively. Porcelain and composite resins being two of the top ones. We use the world’s first BPA-free restorative/filling material, Admira Fusion.

 

Some of the services we offer:

  • General dentistry services, such as fillings, crowns, bridges, dental implants using metal free materials
  • Ozone therapy: This can help shorten recovery time from dental procedures.
  • Teeth whitening
  • Orthodontic care
  • Nutritional counseling: Eating the right foods can go a long way towards preventing dental problems before they begin!
  • We provide services for the entire family.
  • Laser dentistry: Minimally invasive treatment

 

We strongly believe in practicing dentistry that considers whole body health. Call us for a consultation to see how holistic dentistry can help your oral and overall health. (207) 474-9503.

 

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What our patients say
Reviewed by Kathy J

5 star Review by Kathy Google logo

I have been going to see Drs. Khan and Imman for several years now. I am thoroughly impressed with their advanced education and attention to the patient's pain. They always explain, in advance of doing any work, the intricacies, pros and cons of different approaches. I have total faith in both of their professional abilities and also have recommended them to everyone I know who is looking for dentists. They are both immensely kind people, tremendous dentists and all their support staff is exceptionally pleasant and helpful.
Reviewed by April G

5 star Review by Kathy Google logo

I have been with this practice for a number of years now and I appreciate their approach to dental medicine. Dr. Kahn explains any recommendations thoroughly so I can make clear decisions about my dental health. Mary Lynne is an award winning hygienist and the best in the business. I look forward to my visits with her! Overall, everyone that I come into contact there is professional and friendly and you are always greeted with a smile! Thank you!
Reviewed by Marlene A

5 star Review by Kathy Google logo

The team at this dental office is superb. My amalgams were removed with great ease and all precautions for mercury removal were taken. They are such a caring bunch of professionals. I will definitely continue taking the 5 hour drive to this office and continue being a patient at this dental office.

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