Affordable dentist ruined my tooth

One of my premolars got so infected that it made the whole left side of my face swell. I couldn’t see my regular dentist so I looked for an affordable dentist online and found one with good reviews. They got me into the office the same afternoon and the dentist told me I needed a …

Should I get a mercury-free dentist to remove my silver fillings right away?

Can you tell me if it’s urgent for me to see a mercury free dentist? I have 3 silver fillings that are 22 yrs old. I had 4 but one of them cracked my tooth and I needed to get a crown instead. My dentist didn’t really say anything about the 3 remaining fillings and …