Removal of Amalgams: Is it Beneficial?

A History and Update of Fluoride Dentifrices
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PLEASE NOTE: This continuing education course is being archived and will no longer be available for credit after the expiration date.

Introduction - Removal of Amalgams

Removal of Amalgams: Is it Beneficial? is designed to assist dental professionals in answering specific questions a patient may ask about their concerns related to dental amalgam materials. This course will also state some specific recommendations for consideration if the removal of amalgam is warranted and also review the safety considerations for those who work in the dental office such as dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants and front desk personnel, as well as the patient receiving treatment.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement

  • The author reports no conflicts of interest associated with this course.


  • P&G is providing these resource materials to dental professionals. We do not own this content nor are we responsible for any material herein.
  • Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice. Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.

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