The decision to replace amalgam fillings has become more popular in recent times, along with a more holistic approach to Replacing amalgam fillings is an option for you if you've researched the topic, or have specific health reasons, medical history, or personal beliefs.
The decision to consider having your amalgam fillings replaced with an alternative type of dental filling material is a personal one. People's reasons for going ahead are many and are often based on their own personal research, health concerns, medical history, and personal beliefs.
Some of the main reasons for replacing amalgam fillings are:
Once you've made the decision to replace an amalgam filling book in to see your dentist for a consultation to determine the best long-term restorative option for you.
The amalgam removal process is where your dentist will use procedures designed to protect patients from exposure to any of the old amalgam filling material.
After the amalgam is removed your dentist will restore the tooth using an appropriate non-metallic material.