Dental Fillings

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Dental Fillings Materials & Dentists Anestheticteeth

Fillings

Many dentists still use silver mercury amalgam fillings especially in the NHS. At our Practices in Kensington, Olympia, London we only use tooth-coloured white filling materials such as Filtek Z250 which are free from mercury.

What Are Tooth Coloured White Fillings?

White fillings or dental composites are made up of a resin (Bis GMA) base and fillers such as silica with various amounts of shaded filler to make the fillings more tooth coloured and life like.