Why Do Dental Golds Last So Long?

There are a few main reasons why dental gold lasts so long. First, golds are non-corrosive. They don’t rust. Remember, the mouth is a moist environment. Other materials either rust or wash out over time, but gold does not. Secondly, cast gold has a coefficient of expansion that is very similar to tooth enamel. So […]

Longevity

Cast dental gold and gold foil have been proven to last longer than any other dental material if it is properly done. Restorations can last a lifetime if properly done and maintained. There is a higher level of skill required to perform gold restorations compared to other dental materials. However, there are study clubs and […]

Do the Right Thing, Then Do the Thing Right

The best dentistry is no dentistry. Nothing lasts as long in the mouth as your own natural tooth structure. Sometimes though, things go wrong and teeth either decay or fracture from use or trauma. When teeth need to be fixed or restored, you want to be as conservative as possible and use the very best materials to […]

Welcome to the Dental Gold Blog!

Welcome to the Dental Gold Blog. This blog is intended to educate the public about the benefits of using gold dental alloy to restore damaged and decayed teeth. With modern times comes modern materials for restoring or fixing teeth. Simply because these materials are newer doesn’t necessarily make them better. Gold has always been and still is considered […]