In our practice, we only use white fillings. Following advances in the quality, durability and aesthetics of composite resin, we feel amalgam (silver) fillings are no longer desirable.
Most small to moderate sized carious lesions can be treated by placing a direct composite restoration. This filling is bonded to the tooth to help replace missing tooth structure and support the rest of the tooth.
Cavities that are unsuitable for composite fillings (e.g. due to large size) may need to be restored with an inlay, onlay or a crown.
Here are some of the benefits that composite white fillings offer:
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