- Gary M. Verigin, DDS, inc. - https://biologicaldentalhealth.com -

Stat!: Dental Mercury & Informed Consent

Percent of Americans who don’t know that mercury is the main component of “silver” amalgam dental fillings: 57

Percent who are ever told by their dentists that “silver” fillings contain mostly mercury: 11

Percent of Americans who don’t think their dentists give them enough information on alternatives to amalgam to make informed decisions: 66

informed consent definition [1]

Source: “Measurably Misleading,” [2] a special report by Consumers for Dental Choice [3]