Huggins-Grube Protocol

Huggins-Grube Protocol

Similar to SMART Certified

  1. Activated charcoal given before procedure, in rinses during procedure, and given after procedure.
  2. IV vitamin C between 25-50 grams given during procedure.
  3. Complete body drape, hair covering, eye protection for procedure.
  4. 100% medical-grade oxygen administered for procedure to keep from breathing in vapor.
  5. Non-latex rubber barrier (dam) placed for procedure and for restoration, when possible, to minimize exposure to vapor and swallowing metals during removal.
  6. Sequential removal of silver/mercury fillings based on voltammeter readings.
  7. High-speed suction, copious filtered water, utilized during removal.
  8. IQAir filtration system running at high speed to filter surrounding air of mercury vapor.
  9. Ozone air filter/purifier running at all times as another air filtration system for mercury vapor.
  10. Mercury separator to filter particles in the dental suction units from being dumped into local water system.