NOTHING BUT THE TOOTH — Silver fillings can last a lifetime

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Q. I have been to my new dentist three times for cleaning only. I am 62 years old and have no problems that I am aware of. Every time I go, he wants to take out three silver fillings that were done when I was in college. He says they need to be replaced with new tooth-colored materials. So far, he hasn't given me a reason why that I can accept. What should I do? -- Ms. AA. To put it bluntly, change dentists. There is no reason at all to [...]
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