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Ballston Spa, NY 12020
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Deep Relaxation from the Dentist 12020 Relies On

October 7, 2015

Woman relaxing on the porch thanks to the dentist 12020 relies onNo matter how much we may try to avoid it, life demands routine. Wake up, work, lunch, gym, errands, home, repeat. Does that sound familiar? Whether you’re typing away at a desk, speaking to groups of people or using your muscles at work, your body gets used to moving in a certain way, and that results in repetitive motions that don’t do your muscles any favors.

In fact, we often hold stress in the face, clenching the jaw muscles all day and night. That’s not a good pattern to get into, but it’s next to impossible to break the habit on your own. At the Ballston Spa, NY dental practice of Dr. Frederick Dreher, we emphasize the connection between your mouth and the rest of your body — and we know that when your jaw is tense, it affects the rest of your body in a big way. That’s why we take the Trager Approach to improve your overall wellbeing by focusing on your oral health first.

Invisalign, Ballston Spa

July 20, 2015

ThinkstockPhotos-177000598 (1)If you love the smile you see in your mirror or in family photos, you probably feel confident and smile more. For many patients, it seems like every picture is just another chance for people to see their crooked or gapped teeth. At our practice, we want every patient to smile with confidence. If your teeth are irregularly aligned or spaced, it’s hard to feel your best, but if the only alternative is the discomfort and hassle of braces, you’re willing to live with a less than perfect smile. Invisalign clear braces may be a better option to straighten your teeth with less discomfort, expense, and time. Find out more about how Invisalign can help you smile confidently. Call Dr. Fred Dreher in Ballston Spa, NY to schedule an Invisalign consultation today.

Outstanding Cosmetic Dentistry, Ballston Spa

Dr. Dreher has more than twenty years of experience meeting the cosmetic dentistry needs of Ballston Spa. For Dr. Dreher that mean so much more than whitening. He is dedicated to ensuring that every patient has a happy, healthy smile that lasts a lifetime, and that they maintain excellent oral health and full body health. Dr. Dreher can restore or enhance your smile, and provide you with mercury free crowns or safely replace amalgam fillings. Ozone and full spectrum infrared sauna therapies to help eliminate toxins from your body and improve overall health.

Invisalign – Straighten Your Smile, Ballston Spa

One of the most popular cosmetic treatment options at any dental practice is Invisalign. For nearly 20 years, Invisalign has offered a teeth alignment option for patients who have sensitivity to metals, suffer from sensitive teeth or gums, can’t invest the time required to complete alignment with traditional braces, and those who simply don’t want to deal with a metallic smile. Invisalign is great option for working professionals as it is virtually unnoticeable, and requires much fewer dental office visits to complete the process.

Rather than utilizing a system of brackets and wires to shift teeth into alignment, Invisalign uses clear alignment trays. If you and Dr. Dreher determine you’re a good candidate for Invisalign, you’ll develop a treatment plan and a customized series of alignment trays will be created just for you. Simply wear these trays, remove and replace every two weeks and in less than a year, reveal your beautiful smile. In the meant time, Invisalign aligners are almost completely invisible. Because they’re removable, you’re able to continue your daily oral hygiene routine unimpeded, and the alignment trays are easily cleaned and reinserted. Unlike traditional braces, you don’t have to worry about giving up your favorite foods. Simply remove the trays during meals and enjoy all your favorite foods.

Call Your Dentist, 12020

Dr. Dreher and his dedicated team love helping patients look and feel their best. Great oral health is the beginning to a lifetime of full-body health. Let our skilled team help you achieve your dental health goals today. Call to schedule an appointment. Our convenient, welcoming office invites patients from surrounding areas to visit us. We care for patients from Saratoga Springs, Cohoes, Watervliet, Schenectady, Gloversville, Glens Falls and beyond.

Achieve Overall Health and Well Being with Holistic Dentistry in Ballston Spa, NY

December 9, 2014

463418165You’re much more than a set of teeth. Many clinical studies have revealed the numerous connections that exist between your dental health and your overall health. That’s why it’s so important to seek routine preventive dental care. However, you should also expect that your dental care will not cause problems in other parts of your body, or otherwise jeopardize your good health. If you’re seeking a dentist that understands this mouth body connection, you should consider switching to a holistic dentist. Holistic dentistry delivers health promoting therapies. Instead of the traditional singular emphasis on dental symptoms and procedures, holistic dentists also consider the attitudes, feelings, and overall health of the patient. Dr. Dreher is a highly qualified holistic dentistry practitioner. He approaches dentistry with an acute awareness of how your dental care relates to your entire body.  To experience the holistic dentistry difference, make an appointment with Dr. Dreher and his experienced team today. Dr. Dreher proudly serves families daily throughout Ballston Spa, NY, Saratoga Springs, Watervliet, Schenectady, Cohoes, Gloversville, Glens Falls, and the surrounding communities.

How Is Holistic Dentistry Different from Other Dental Practices?

  • Biocompatible Materials: Are researched for our patients.
  • Complete Health Analysis: Dr. Dreher will consider your overall health and well being when deciding upon your treatment path. Doing so will ensure that your dental treatment will not cause problems elsewhere in your body.
  • Safe Amalgam Removal: Many old amalgam fillings contain traces of mercury, which is extremely harmful and has been associated with many diseases including: MS, Lupus, Arthritis, Birth Defects, Diabetes, Seizures, Parkinson’s and ALS.
  • Natural Treatment Methods: We strive to incorporate the latest dental technologies with the safest and most naturally occurring tried-and-true materials. Dr. Dreher also offers detoxification, relaxation therapy, natural weight loss help and pain relief, cell health immunity, and wound healing assistance. In addition, the natural wave power of color and sound vibrations in chromo therapy, acoustic therapy, and infrared sauna can be used to turn back the clock, heal, and readjust your body.

Holistic Dentistry Appointments in Ballston Spa, NY

Whereas most dental offices strictly treat your symptoms, without attempting to prevent problems from resurfacing, holistic dentistry practices aim to treat the underlying problems that caused your symptoms in the first place. By eliminating these problems, the symptoms are prevented from recurring. This can save you thousands of dollars in dental restoration and tooth replacement costs over your lifetime. In addition, holistic dentistry works to ensure that your dental treatment limits adverse affects on your overall health and well being. For the safe and natural dental care you and your family deserve, make your holistic dentistry appointments with Dr. Dreher today. Dr. Dreher proudly serves patients of all ages throughout Ballston Spa, NY, Saratoga Springs, Watervliet, Schenectady, Cohoes, Gloversville, Glens Falls, Vermont, Lake George, Catskills, NYC, Lake Placid, and nearby areas.