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When patients visit a dentist in the Chicago, IL area, the last thing they need to worry about is the materials being used to restore the smile. Dr. Janet Stopka is a mercury-free dentist who ensures she uses only safe, biocompatible materials to repair the smile.
Dr. Janet Stopka is a mercury-free dentist who offers biological care for her patients. She avoids the use of silver amalgam fillings, which are often 50 percent mercury. Mercury is harmful to the body. It has been used for many years in dental fillings, and some dentists continue to use it, even though studies show the problems it can cause. At our practice, we avoid the use of materials such as this and encourage patients to consider an alternative such as composite resin.
Composite resin is a material that:
When patients have areas of decay, they can visit a mercury-free dentist for treatment with composite resin.
At the practice of Dr. Janet Stopka, patients can ask about mercury filling removal. Removal can be done safely by a dentist who is focused on ensuring the health of everyone present in the room at the time of replacement.
Dr. Janet Stopka is excited to offer patients mercury free services to ensure beautiful, healthy smiles in Burr Ridge, Illinois. Contact her practice today by phone at (630) 756-5844 to make an appointment at the office, conveniently located at 16W289 83rd Street. Discuss the many options available for you during a consultation visit and initial evaluation.
With over two decades of experience, Dr. Janet S. Stopka is a driven, passionate and renowned professional in the field of dentistry. Her ability to provide patient-centered care and insistence on healthy biological dentistry has created an environment of trust and comfort amongst herself and her patients.
Whilst being a patient-oriented expert, she is also a strong advocate of mercury safe dentistry and invests in the latest technological equipment to assist and reduce risk during complicated dental procedures.
She is also a progressive and keen member of the IAOMT (International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology).