Dental Filling

Dental Filling

If part of a tooth has been lost through decay or damaged due to an accident, your dentist may put in a dental filling. Dental fillings are used to fill a portion of tooth or plug the hole and stop anyfuture pain or discomfort.

Types of Dental Fillings

There are two basic types of dental fillings:

• Traditional Amalgam Fillings

• Composite Resin Tooth-Colored Fillings

Benefits

• Nanosized filler particles create a brilliant polish and retention

• Gives excellent strength, durability and wear resistance for even the toughest posterior restorations

• Can be used for simple to complex restorations involving layering and combining two and opacities

• Low polymerization shrinkage for less stress on the tooth and less sensitivity potential for patients

• Fluorescence contributes to a more natural looking restoration

• Unique nanocomposite-based restorative combines strength and high-quality esthetics