Safe Amalgam Filling Removal/Mercury-Free Fillings
In the event that you should need an amalgam filling replaced because of decay/fracture, or simply are concerned about the health effects of amalgam fillings, Dr. Grieco is Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique (SMART) certified through the IAOMT. Through continuing education and certification, Dr. Grieco’s office incorporates the best practices and top industry standards to protect you during the removal and afterwards. Amalgam or silver fillings, as they are usually called, consist of over 50% mercury. Mercury is a substance second only to arsenic in toxicity for humans. Chewing, grinding, or drinking hot liquids, releases mercury vapors 24 hours a day, which are mostly breathed in or swallowed by you.