Cavities are an inevitable part of life. While they are preventable by brushing and flossing teeth, they can sometimes sneak into our teeth. Fortunately, treating cavities is pretty easy with a dental filling. But wait! Will any dental filling cut it? While you want to get rid of your cavity, it’s essential to use safe materials to avoid introducing new problems to your body.
At The Center For Holistic Dental Medicine in Red Bank, New Jersey, we use mercury-safe dental restorations to revive your smile. Instead of amalgam (silver-colored) fillings known to contain mercury, we use toxic-free materials to restore the health of your teeth.
In the past, amalgam fillings—made from a mixture of metals, including mercury, silver, tin, and copper—have been the go-to dental procedure for cavities. Besides, traditional crowns have always used metal for strength. Today, dentists like Dr. Glenn MacFarlane are moving away from metal to offer the following metal-free restorations:
Worried about your unsafe mercury-filled dental restorations? Don’t be. Dr. MacFarlane and the team have the experience and technology to replace old mercury fillings with new toxic-free restorations.
Containing toxic materials is hardly the only drawback of amalgam fillings. Silver-colored fillings are dark or grey — a color not so different from your decayed teeth. These fillings are easy to spot whenever you open your mouth, telling the whole world you once had tooth decay. We prefer mercury-free restorations because of benefits like:
Why jeopardise your health with toxic restorations while you can get safe, mercury-free alternatives in Red Bank, New Jersey? Please dial (732) 517-7785 to enjoy mercury-free dentistry from The Center For Holistic Dental Medicine.