Since 1988, Dr. Michael Taras has been a family-oriented general dentist. In his Allentown, Pennsylvania, office, Dr. Taras provides both traditional and holistic dentistry to the residents of the Lehigh Valley. Aware that nutrition, toxins, and lifestyle have an enormous effect on healthy teeth, Dr. Michael Taras has undergone extensive training to improve the health of his patients. He provides regular checkups, deep cleanings, root canal therapy, extractions, crowns, and tooth-colored fillings. He also offers cosmetic dentistry services, dentures, cancer screenings, periodontal exams, and temporomandibular joint disorder checks. Additionally, he developed a program for the safe removal of mercury fillings after his extensive holistic training. Dr. Taras is trained in ozone therapy, homeopathy, spagyrics, and nutrition, and he has a second doctoral degree as a Naturopath.Michael Taras, DMD, received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1984 and his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey in 1988. He achieved fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry in 1995 and got his second fellowship with the Institute of Natural Dentistry in 2002. After that, he became a Certified Nutritional Consultant in 2007 and received advanced training in ozone therapy in 2011. Dr. Taras also earned his second doctoral degree as a Naturopath from the American College of Integrative Medicine and Dentistry in 2011. To learn more about the services provided by Michael Taras, DMD, visit, or call (610) 432-1320 to make an appointment.

Work History

Work History
Jan 1988 - Present

Owner and Dentist

Michael Taras, DMD, LLC


2002 - 2009


Institute of Natural Dentistry
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2006 - 2006


American Association of Nutritional Consultants
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Aug 1984 - May 1988


University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey