A composite resin (tooth colored) filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed, prepared, bonded, then the composite resin filling will be precisely placed, shaped and polished. Your tooth is restored to it's original shape and function.
Reasons for composite fillings:
There are many types of filling materials available, each with their own advantages and disadvantages. One great thing about white fillings is that often you can't tell it's a filling!
You and your dentist at South London Dental Care Centre can discuss the best options for restoring your teeth. Call our office today at (519) 672-8770 to learn more!
As a family-run, second-generation dental practice, we pride ourselves on treating our patients the way we want our own family to be treated. We provide practical, honest advice you can trust and are always willing to discuss any concerns you may have regarding your oral health.