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Why You Shouldn’t Wait for Amalgam Fillings to Fail

If you have old metal fillings in place, you might think that it’s best to leave them in as long as they’re functional. There’s a certain logic to this. “If it ain’t broke...” right? But the truth is that metal amalgam fillings are never truly functional. There are good reasons to White Fillings Hilton Head

5 reasons to Upgrade to Ceramic Fillings

These days, few dentists use metal amalgam fillings anymore. Between the cosmetic issues, the functional nuisances, possible damage to your teeth, and long-term risk of health consequences, dentists are eschewing metal amalgam fillings in favor of {{{{link id='332' text='tooth-colored fillings' esc_html='false'}}}}. And patients know the {{{{link id='1547' text='reasons to upgrade from metal fillings' esc_html='false'}}}}.  [...]

5 Things You Should AVOID with Sensitive Teeth (And What May Help)

When you have sensitive teeth, your day-to-day life becomes complicated. Every bite becomes a conscious thought process. Chewing can be an incredibly painful and frustrating experience. Sometimes, the pain can even affect your mood and your loved ones. It has hit a breaking point and you find yourself wondering…. What Can I Do to Help [...]

Will Removing Amalgam Fillings Help with Sores in Mouth?

Everyone gets a little sore in the mouth from time to time. Maybe you accidentally bit your cheek or tongue. Maybe you ate a food that was hard and sharp, like corn chips, and it just happened to poke you. These sores are painful, and they take longer to heal than we wish, but they [...]

Top 5 Excuses People Use to Tell You to Keep Metal Fillings

If you are considering getting rid of your metal fillings, you’re probably surprised by the number of people telling you that you should just keep them in. You never realized that so many people had such strong feelings about your fillings and knew so much (or, at least, claimed to know so much) about them. [...]

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