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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5O-00590: Fulton MacGregor (Coatbridge and Chryston)

Scottish National Party

Date lodged: 18 January 2017

To ask the Scottish Government how many dental treatments using mercury amalgam fillings there have been in the last three years.

Answered by: Shona Robison 25 January 2017

In the three years up to 2015-16 the number of amalgam fillings provided under NHS general dental services has decreased year on year from 932,254 in 2013-14 to 887,047 in 2014-15 and 838,296 in 2015-16.