Dental Fillings

What Foods Are Most Likely to Make a Filling Come Out?

Certain foods have the tendency to make fillings pop out, and people would be well advised to steer clear of these products if they hope ... Read More →

Why Should I Replace a Filling That Doesn’t Currently Cause Me Pain?

Just because a patient's mouth isn't in pain doesn't mean there aren't damaging things going on underneath the surface. Read More →

Does Your Dentist Still Use Silver Fillings?

There is some debate over whether or not taking out your old fillings to have them replaced with composite fillings is a safe and healthy ... Read More →

How to Choose Between Silver and Plastic Fillings

The biggest mistake that many people make when it comes to their oral health is thinking that composite fillings are the only safe option for ... Read More →

Composite Versus Amalgam Fillings: Which Is Better?

Composite fillings are always a better option than amalgam fillings, no matter the patient's age or particular condition. Read More →

What is Tooth-Colored Dental Restoration?

Not so long ago, any dental filling was immediately visible, thanks to the silver or mercury substances used. Now, with tooth-colored restoration, nobody will ever ... Read More →

Should You Have Your Silver Fillings Replaced?

Maybe all of those advertisements about the dangers of mercury fillings have finally gotten to you. Or perhaps you’re just tired of seeing a sparkling ... Read More →

Should I Use Composite Fillings?

Composite fillings are a fantastic method of dental restoration, but they do have their disadvantages as well, says Dr. Mark Gustavson. A partner at ... Read More →

Why White Fillings Are Popular

Dr. Stuart Rimes is a Texas-born prosthodontist. At his practice in Sugar Land, Texas, Rimes regularly treats patients needing dental implant restorations, cosmetic ... Read More →

What is Bisphenol A?

Many parents have expressed concern about the chemical Bisphenol A, which is found in baby bottles. But few people are aware of the fact that ... Read More →