Dental amalgam restorations (“silver” fillings) contain about 50% mercury, and is known to give off mercury vapors through different processes as chewing, clenching, placement, removal, and other practices. Mercury causes harm to humans, and the levels of mercury given off of these fillings can vary.
For this main reason, consumers may wish to seek out dentists who are trained in taking precautionary measures to protect patients from these mercury exposures. Here at TranscenDENTAL Studio, we strive to provide the safest means of dentistry to protect you in the best way we can. We take the precautions needed to maximally reduce the exposure to mercury for your greater good and health. Come in and inquire more about our safe amalgam removal in office.