Dr. Mike Provides Free Dental Care for Impoverished Neighborhood in Greensboro

Dr. Mike Mango and hygienist Tammy joined efforts with Florida Street House, Inc. on Friday, May 18, 2018 to provide free dental care to impoverished families of the Glenwood neighborhood in Greensboro. Gene Ledbetter, a leader of the Florida Street House, reached out to the dental community to ask for support for a dentist and [...]

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Benefits of White Fillings (Composite Resin) Over Other Materials

Composite fillings, which are also known as white fillings, have been around for more than two decades. In the past, before composite fillings were available, people had very few options when they needed a filling. These options were either to use a form of metal (such as gold) or to use what is called amalgam. [...]

By | May 13th, 2015|Fillings|Comments Off on Benefits of White Fillings (Composite Resin) Over Other Materials

Differences in Dental Filling Materials

Getting a tooth filling may not be the most pleasant procedure. Dentists put a patient’s mouth under local anesthesia, so they can do their job without causing pain to the patient. Even with a numb mouth, the process can be unavoidably uncomfortable. Whether he or she is drilling or using a laser, patients have to [...]

By | March 21st, 2013|Fillings|Comments Off on Differences in Dental Filling Materials

The Natural Look of White Fillings

Dental work has a long history, and well-deserved reputation, of causing great patient discomfort. Going to the dentist for anything beyond a check-up can induce fear in people from 8 to 80 years old. Technological advancements have gone a long way over the years in eliminating the pain and most of this discomfort. However, the [...]

By | November 25th, 2012|Fillings|Comments Off on The Natural Look of White Fillings