When Is Gold Used in Dentistry?

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When Is Gold Used in Dentistry?

Gold is one of the oldest materials used in dentistry and has been used for thousands of years to help restore teeth.

Gold has many advantages for restoring teeth: it’s biocompatible, meaning there’s an extremely small chance the body would react to it. It’s not considered to be toxic to the body, resists corrosion, and is durable and versatile.

Although the demand for gold used in dentistry has dwindled, it’s still used today. When is gold used for smiles?

An article by Dr. Nhien Lu. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

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By | 2019-08-14T03:02:50+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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Dr. Lu has built a reputation as a leading dentist in family, cosmetic and restorative dentistry and emergency dentist serving Northern Virginia.

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