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Fillings: the Basics

Determining If You Need a Filling Your dentist may use several methods to determine if you have tooth decay (caries), including: Read "Fillings: the Basics" article

What is a Filling?

A filling is a way to restore a tooth damaged by decay back to its normal function and shape. When a dentist gives you a filling.    Read "What is a Filling?" article

Dental Amalgam: A Health Risk?

Dental amalgam is a common material used to fill cavities. Fillings made with amalgam also are known as silver fillings.     Read "Dental Amalgam: A Health Risk?" article

Types of Fillings

Amalgam Made of: A mixture of silver, tin, zinc, copper and mercury. Mercury is nearly 50% of the mixture. Read "Types of Fillings" article

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