Our office provides two types of restorative material. We use composite resin that is bonded to tooth structure. The other restorative material is our CEREC material. It is a porcelain ceramic that is the finest material available in the dental profession.
We offer composite resin (white) fillings, gold, and porcelain fillings for many positive reasons, contact us to know which fillings are right for you.
What is a filling?
A dental filling is a type of restorative dentistry used to repair minimal tooth fractures, tooth decay or otherwise damaged surfaces of the teeth. Dental filling materials, which include composite, porcelain and silver amalgam, may be used to even out tooth surfaces for better biting or chewing. Enamel loss is a common component of tooth decay, and may result in tooth sensitivity. In many cases, tooth sensitivity caused by enamel loss will be significantly improved or completely eliminated once an appropriate dental filling material is placed. But in some cases, depending on the extent of tooth decay or damage, the affected tooth may require additional or alternative procedures.