MD & Washington DC Mercury Filling Removal

Say goodbye to mercury fillings

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Embrace a Safer Smile

Mercury filling removal is crucial for those concerned about mercury exposure from old amalgam fillings. Our expert MD & Washington DC mercury filling removal team specializes in using advanced techniques to minimize any risk of mercury exposure. We adhere to strict safety protocols, ensuring a health-friendly process for every patient.

At Tidewater Dental, replacing hazardous fillings with biocompatible materials is our priority, promoting both dental and overall health. Ready to eliminate mercury from your dental work? Request an appointment today!

Signs you may need mercury filling removal

You might consider having your mercury fillings removed if you are experiencing:

  • Concerns about mercury exposure
  • Allergic reactions to mercury or other metals in amalgam
  • Cracked or deteriorating amalgam fillings
  • Desire for more aesthetically pleasing dental materials
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Our mercury filling removal process

We provide comprehensive care during the mercury filling removal process, including:

Safe Removal Techniques

We use state-of-the-art protocols like the use of a dental dam, air filtration systems, and cold-water sprays to prevent mercury inhalation and ensure your safety during the procedure.

Biocompatible Filling Options

After safely removing your mercury fillings, we offer a variety of safer, aesthetically pleasing materials such as composite resins to replace them, enhancing both the health and appearance of your smile.

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Ready for a mercury-free smile? Request your appointment with Tidewater Dental today.

What to expect

When you come to us for mercury filling removal, expect:

  1. A detailed consultation to discuss your health and dental history
  2. Use of advanced safety measures to protect you during the removal
  3. A smooth transition to biocompatible fillings
  4. Guidance on aftercare and maintaining your new, mercury-free fillings

Our team at Tidewater Dental commits to safe, effective, and compassionate care through every step of your mercury-filling removal process.

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Ready to improve your dental health?

At Tidewater Dental, we welcome patients of all ages, regardless of how long it has been since their last visit. Our team is dedicated to providing a comfortable and stress-free experience.

  1. Schedule your visit
  2. Your first appointment will include a cleaning, exam, and x-rays
  3. We’ll evaluate your oral health and determine a suitable treatment for you

Why Choose Us?


We accept most insurance plans and offer flexible financing and payment options.

FREE teeth whitening for life

All our patients, including new patients, are eligible for a teeth whitening treatment.

We treat patients of all ages

Efficient & friendly dental care that makes both adults and little ones feel good.

Same-day appointments

Experiencing an emergency? No need to worry. We’re here for you.

FAQ about mercury filling removals

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What is mercury filling removal?

Mercury filling removal is a procedure to safely extract amalgam fillings, which contain mercury, to prevent any potential health risks associated with mercury vapor exposure.

Is mercury filling removal safe?

Yes, with the use of advanced safety measures like dental dams and proper filtration, mercury filling removal is safe and effective.

What are the benefits of removing mercury fillings?

Benefits include reducing potential health risks, preventing further decay under old fillings, and improving the aesthetic appeal of your smile with modern, tooth-colored fillings.

How long does the removal process take?

The duration depends on the number of fillings and their condition but typically takes about an hour per filling.

Hear from our patients

“Tidewater Dental is very nice — the staff is friendly and very professional. It has a family-like atmosphere. Highly recommended.”

— Allison O.

“Tidewater Dental is incredible! Our whole family uses them and we have recommended them to many friends and family. We have had great experiences with the front office, nurses, and the dentist.”

— Swann Family

“Tidewater Dental comfortably meets my dental needs. Cleanings and check ups are always a pleasant and safe experience. “

— Doug S.

Investing in your health goes a long way

We take care of all the details so you can focus on your health. Our offices accept most insurance plans. No insurance? Sign up for an annual Tidewater Dental Membership. Enjoy free x-rays, low-cost exams, and up to 50% off most other treatments. Membership starts at just $120/year!

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No insurance? We’ve got you.

Sign up for an annual Tidewater Dental Membership. Enjoy free x-rays, low-cost exams, and up to 50% off most other treatments. Membership starts at just $120/year!

Convenient & Efficient Appointments

We know you have a busy life, so we do all we can to ensure your experience at the dentist is simple and easy. We guarantee that your appointment will start on time and offer multiple locations and same-day appointments.

Our Locations

Tidewater Dental
Charlotte Hall

30320 Triangle Dr., Suite 4
Charlotte Hall, MD 20622
Get Directions

(301) 359-1717

Mon - Thu: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Sat - Sun: CLOSED

Tidewater Dental

10113 Ward Rd.
Dunkirk, MD 20754
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(301) 327-3314

Mon - Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Sat - Sun: CLOSED

Tidewater Dental
Washington, DC

4740 Connecticut Ave NW #102
Washington, DC 20008
Get Directions

(202) 537-0003

Mon - Thur: 7:00am -  5:00pm
Fri: 7:00am - 4:00pm
Sat - Sun: CLOSED

Tidewater Dental
Glen Burnie

1720 Crain Highway S., Suite 103
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Get Directions

(410) 761-0095

Mon - Thur: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Fri - Sun: CLOSED

Tidewater Dental

2830 Campus Way N. Suite 614
Lanham, MD 20706
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(301) 955-9198

Mon - Thu: 7:00am - 5:00pm
Fri: 7:00am - 4:00pm
Sat - Sun: CLOSED

Tidewater Dental
Lexington Park

2134 Great Mills Rd.
Lexington Park, MD 20653
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(301) 862-3900

Mon - Thu: 7:00am – 5:00pm
Fri: 7:00am – 4:00pm
Sat - Sun: CLOSED

Tidewater Dental
Prince Frederick

700 Prince Frederick Blvd.
Prince Frederick, MD 20678
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(410) 414-8333

Mon - Thu: 7:00am – 5:00pm
Fri: 7:00am – 4:00pm
Sat - Sun: CLOSED

Tidewater Dental

13350 HG Trueman Rd.
Solomons, MD 20688
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(410) 326-4078

Mon - Thu: 7:00am - 5:00pm
Fri: 7:00am – 4:00pm

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