OPEN for EMERGENCY patients by appointments.

In response to the American Dental Association (ADA) and Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS) recommendations regarding the COVID-19 virus, our office will be temporarily closed for elective dental procedures/visits.
Our team will continue to respond to all calls and emails during this time. Patients with a true dental emergency will still be provided care by appointment. New and existing patients are also welcome to call or email to schedule future appointments. Thank you so much for your understanding.

Elk Grove Smile Center
Family, Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): Mercury-Free Tooth-Colored Fillings

How can we help you?

At our office, we empower our patients to take charge of their own dental care and treat them as a valued member of their dental team. Effective education and understanding of the dental procedures and treatments we recommend is a part of that.

We encourage and welcome questions. Take a look at this selection of questions our patients ask often. If your question is not answered here, please give us a call or contact us online, and we will be happy to help you.

Mercury-Free Tooth-Colored Fillings

tooth colored fillings elk grove village Many people are familiar with metal amalgam fillings, which are often referred to as silver fillings although they are actually composed of about 50% elemental mercury. Tooth-colored fillings are made of a composite resin that is completely free from metal or mercury. Once placed, they blend in well with the natural color of your teeth for a flawless finish that hides the fact that you have had a cavity filled.

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If you are in need of a filling and are looking for a tooth-colored, natural-looking filling, please contact Elk Grove Smile Center to schedule your appointment today. 

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