Tooth Colored Fillings Caringbah
To repair cavities and tooth decay, you can use white fillings and restore the natural appearance and functionality of your teeth. There are different types of dental filling materials such as metal amalgam, porcelain, composite resin etc. that you can pick from to suit your requirements and budget. White fillings provide the most aesthetic and natural looking results.
Drop in at The Caringbah Dentists for a consultation if you have cavities and talk to our dentists about the best option to fill them.
When do you need a dental filling?
Dental fillings are used to replace part of a damaged tooth. By restoring the tooth with the help of a filling, it helps improve the strength and preserve the tooth structure. It also helps prevent further damage to the tooth and ultimately help you from losing the tooth.
White fillings are most commonly used to repair cavities in the teeth which are caused by bacteria. Our dentist will clean out the decayed material from the tooth and sterilize the treated area. The small hole left behind is then filled with a filling material. If all the dental filling options available, white fillings provide the most natural results.
After the filling is done, it stops the decay from progressing any more. It also helps keep the tooth strong and resilient to damages such as cracking and chipping. If you have been experiencing signs of tooth decay, schedule a dental appointment right away to investigate further. Treated at the right time, you will be able to save your tooth without any more invasive treatments down the road.
Chipping and cracking
If you have chipped or cracked tooth, our dentist may recommend a filling to repair this. White filling is the perfect restorative material to repair chips and cracks like this. Done by a trained dentist, the repair will not even be visible to others.
Dental enamel can chip due to several reasons such as biting nails, using your teeth to open metal containers etc. For small chips in the enamel, white fillings can be a suitable material to do the repair. Some patients who have a problem with teeth grinding may also wear away their enamel, leading to chipping and cracking. White fillings can restore the appearance and functionality for these patients as well.
The first step in any dental restorative procedure is a dental consultation. If you want to learn more about dental fillings or any other dental treatment at The Caringbah Dentists, why don’t you come in for a consultation? During the consultation, we will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
Our friendly team can schedule an appointment for you at a time that is convenient.
Give us a call right away on (02) 9525 0595 to schedule a visit.