amalgam fillings

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We’re an amalgam-free office

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal on amalgam/silver fillings received national attention. Here at Clevleand Smiles, we're in our seventeenth year of being an amalgam-free office. When doing restorative work, we use both composites and porcelain, which are also natural looking and more conservative than silver fillings. Importantly, they are also much kinder [...]

Discussing Fillings, X-Rays & Implants on ‘Golden Opportunities’

We got a number of calls in the office on yesterday's segment on WKYC's "Golden Opportunities" (Sunday, May 20th, 2012). The segment focused on a number of topics that are newsworthy: amalgam fillings, which are filled with one/half mercury, dental radiographs (x-rays), and dental implants. I explained on the program that we do not place [...]