Composite Fillings or White Fillings

amalgam photo           composite filling
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Silver fillings, also known as Amalgam fillings, can contain up to 50%  Mercury by volume. Other than the obvious potential health risks that have yet to be determined, the mercury in the fillings has been found to expand and contract on a microscopic level, and in many instances lead to leakage and tooth fracture.


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