Philadelphia's first eco-friendly dental practice.
Eco Friendly Dentistry
Learn what makes our practice green:
Wind Powered Electricity
All of the electricity used to power our office and building is powered by 100% wind energy.
Though not yet required by
Pennsylvania law, we have installed a device which
removes mercury from our waste water and prevents
contaminants from reaching our sewer system and local
We utilize digital x-rays in our office, which not only offer improved imaging and diagnostics over
traditional x-rays, but allow for a significantly
reduced amount of radiation exposure needed to capture
an x-ray image. In addition to this benefit, caustic
chemicals are not needed to develop digital x-rays and no
hazardlous waste bi-products are associated with them.
All of records are stored digitally which
eliminates paper waste.
Our dental vacuum or suction systen
is waterless, which saves about 360 gallons of water per
day compared to a traditional dental vacuum system.
Our instruments are sterilized using
the chemical free method of steam sterilization. This
system is not only safer for the environment but also offers
superior sterilization compared to traditional methods of
All of our insurance claims are sent
electronically to insurance carriers to avoid the unnecessary waste of paper.
BPA Free Composites
We offer composite (tooth colored) fillings which do not contain the chemical bisphenol A.