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Full Bony Impaction

Full bony impaction: Code D7240

Most or all of crown covered by bone; requires mucoperiosteal flap elevation and bone removal.

Benefits of Metal Free Dentistry

Metal was utilized in dental work for many years, and only 25 years ago, a dentist would have used such practices readily. However, recent research has shown that such practices can be highly damaging. Mercury and other metals used in this way can severely affect health. They are toxic and can cause oxidative stress and nephrotoxicity; the usage of metal in dentistry has therefore been controversial.