Should I change my silver (mercury) fillings? Are they safe?

“Silver” fillings, as they are commonly known is actually comprised of mercury, a known neuroxtoxin.  Mercury is extremely toxic.  Most european countries have banned mercury and our office has NEVER placed one.  Many patients are referred to our office due to mercury toxicity, and are seeking a solution to reduce their exposure.

At San Dieguito Dental Group, we take extra precaution in removing mercury fillings.   Front barrier techniques to high vacuum to eliminate the mercury vapor, you can be rest assured that your fillings are being removed in a safe manner.

There are many metal free, tooth-colored options available when replacing your mercury fillings.  Call our office for a complimentary consultion at 760-634-3400