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What Makes Composite Fillings Better Than Amalgams?

Man at Desk | Tooth Colored Fillings in Aurora

Amalgam fillings have been around for ages. There is no doubt they were effective in preventing the spread of tooth decay. But today’s modern dentistry offers composite fillings, which are tooth-colored, so there is none of that telltale gray color that occurs with amalgam fillings.

If you suspect you have a cavity that needs to be filled, or if you are a patient of a certain age who has several metal fillings in your mouth and you would like them to be replaced with tooth-colored fillings, contact Southlands Aurora, CO dentist Dr. John Chen.

Composite fillings offer a number of benefits over amalgam fillings—not the least being that they are not ...

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