Ana's mission is to bring safe, biocompatible, holistic and ethical health care to people through her expert knowledge of biological and holistic dentistry and dental nutrition.
Ana Vilas Boas Sousa Surwald (GDC 102230) is a dentist with a special interest in the biological dentistry field and is also a fully qualified nutritionist. Her mission is not harm and bring safe, biocompatible, holistic and ethical health care to people.
Ana qualified as a dentist in 2002 in Portugal. After graduating she took a post-graduation in “Oral rehabilitation and Maxillo-Facial prosthodontics” in 2003 and a doctorate about “Biomechanics of the Maxilla” at the Barcelona University in 2009.
After having her children, she become more and more interested in the anthroposophical ideas of Medicine and took a Post Graduate Licentiate Diploma in Homeopathy with CPH (College of Practical Homeopathy) and educational activities with the Institute of Functional Medicine. After, realising the power of food, she enrolled in a Naturopathic Nutrition Course with CNM (College of Naturopathic Medicine).
On her path with a more biocompatible approach to oral health, she has trained in the Biological Dentistry field, including the current method for safe removal of dental amalgam with IAOMT. Ana follows the SMART IAOMT protocol of Safe Removal Amalgam Fillings
She wants to prevent and treat oral disease at a biological base in a whole body context using every time possible a safe and natural approach to promote health.
Alongside, she is happy to support patients with healthy lifestyle tips and promote health as a positive vitality, beyond just the absence of disease.
Ana´s approach to Dentistry with patient-centred care, promotes health and wellness instead of only treating the oral disease, seeking a safe, least toxic way to accomplish the mission of treatment.
Ana has 2 young children and loves to spend time with family and friends and practice hot yoga.