Additional information for patients interested in gold dentistry.
Their philosophy of conserving natural tooth structure whenever possible, and providing the highest quality conservative cast gold restorations for their patients is their goal.
The American Academy of Gold Foil Operators (AAGFO) is an international dental organization dedicated to clinical excellence in dentistry through the development of technical skills via the study and manipulation of direct gold in the restoration of natural teeth.
Gold Foil in Dentistry is the work of Dr. John R Sechena of Seattle and Dr. Von Hanks of Bellingham, WA. It is intended for anyone with an interest in furthering the use of gold in dentistry in the forms of foil and cast. The materials on this site are for the use for patients, educators, and researchers.
The Academy of Operative Dentistry promotes excellence in operative dentistry by exerting its influence in the practice of health professions, in organized dentistry, in health science education, in research, and in any other realm where dentistry is involved.
The American Dental Association (ADA), a not-for-profit, is the nation’s largest dental association, representing 157,000 dentist members. Since then, the ADA has grown to become the leading source of oral health related information for dentists and their patients.
Newell Dentistry, the online home of Gold Dentistry blog author and gold dentistry practitioner Joseph F. Newell, D.D.S., serves patients in center city Philadelphia and its suburbs.