Our goal is integrating our dental care, as part of each patient's overall healthcare, to help achieve their optimum health
Enhanced-Smiles takes a very comprehensive whole-body approach to your dental care. We prefer to collaborate with you, so we can offer the best treatment to have long-term effective results.
This means different things to each person:
We will work with you & your physician to address any specific health concerns. The word cure is central to our purpose. We will dare to help heal and improve your life with your collaboration.
Dr. Whitfield's dental career started in periodontal research with the Sonicare Company. He helped discover & patent several natural plant extracts used as antimicrobial agents in toothpaste and mouthwash. He also did research on tooth whitening agents and statistical studies involving the efficacy of the Sonicare toothbrush on gum disease. During his years at Sonicare, Dr. Whitfield helped manage several large-scale clinical trials following FDA guidelines.Learn More
Dr. Douglas Whitfield and the knowledgeable staff at Enhanced Smiles Tukwila work hard to earn and keep your trust. We strive to provide exceptional dental care, using the latest technology, to keep your teeth strong, healthy, and looking great.
We provide science-based whole-body dental care that is tailored to improving your well-being by focusing on how dental procedures affect the body as a whole.
We use the latest minimally-invasive techniques & can collaborate with your physician to give you integrative treatments for your specific health needs.
Dr. Whitfield discusses health issues and the benefits of integrative dentistry in a series of videos
All about your Oral and Physical Health. Bale Doneen Method. Implant Dentistry. Laser Periodontal Treatments.
Discussed the top oral pathogens and what they do to your health. Briefly mentioned Bale Donnen Method. How Doctor Whitfield treats Gum disease with ultrasonics, air polisher and lasers.
How to have a healthy mouth and smile by promoting healthy bacteria. That's right, some bacteria are good for you!
What is diabetes and how it causes gum disease. Discussion of Beta cells, Insulin, Glucose and how they relate to anabolism. Healing time is retarded by diabetes. Dental Implants heal faster with healthy patients. Bale Doneen Method applied.
Linking Your Dental Health to Body Health
Recent medical research confirms that your dental health is a major factor in your overall health. For example, gum disease that triggers inflammation, leading to diseases in other parts of your body.
We take a whole-body, or holistic, science-based approach to your dental care with the goal of helping to improve your overall well-being.
You will get the the most effective & miminally-invasive care, using the latest techniques & equipment.