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Dr. Joseph Moussa, DDS, FICOI Earns SMART Certification
"SMART Certification" from IAOMT signifies to patients, professionals, and the community that a dentist has received educational training in the IAOMT's Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique (SMART).
Dentists who have obtained SMART certification from the IAOMT have completed coursework related to mercury and the safe removal of amalgam fillings, to assist in reducing the potential negative health outcomes of mercury exposure to patients, dental professionals, dental students, office staff, and others.
The educational programming includes learning about the application of the rigorous safety measures, including the utilization of specific equipment.
Dentists achieving SMART are recognized for their completion of this training on the IAOMT's Dentist Directory so that patients opting to find a dentist knowledgeable about the Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique can do so.
Dr. Joseph Moussa, of the Montclair Dental Spa in Montclair, NJ has earned his SMART certification and is a part of this esteemed group.
"I look forward to using my knowledge to help patient's restore their health by safely removing amalgam fillings and limiting mercury exposure in the process," says Dr. Moussa.
The innovative SMART recommendations build upon traditional amalgam removal techniques such as the use of masks, water irrigation, and high volume suction by supplementing these strategies with a number of additional protective measures, the need for which have been identified in scientific research and are required to meet occupational safety requirements.
If you're looking for a safe and healthy way to remove old mercury fillings, call Dr. Moussa at 973-744-1527 or visit www.montclairdentalspa.com. The Montclair Dental Spa is located at 204 Claremont Ave. in Montclair, NJ.