Should Silver Fillings be Replaced with Tooth Colored Fillings?

It’s understandable that you’d think about replacing amalgam tooth fillings, more commonly referred to as silver fillings. In the past, this was the only way to repair decayed teeth, although the solution was less than ideal due to the fact that they don’t bond with teeth or reinforce the existing tooth structure. Although tooth-colored fillings are widely used today, what should you do about your old silver fillings? Here’s what you should know if you’re thinking of replacing this material for your cavities.

An article by Dr. Marcus Hoang. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

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