General Statement

     Since 1984, Dr. Tortora a general dentists has eliminated the use of mercury amalgam. Those in the holistic community, being aware of this, have sought mercury-free alternatives and amalgam removal procedures that Dr. Tortora has to offer. Also, by using only high gold content alloys in crowns, bridges, and inlays he has avoided exposing his patients to nickel and beryllium as well.

     With today’s technology the durability of composite resins is now approaching that achieved with amalgam in years passed. It is an exciting time in mercury-free dentistry.

     By having a knowledge of nutritional medicines and homeopathy, Dr. Tortora is able to guide and refer patients accordingly.