Dental fillings are used to repair teeth that have been damaged by decay or trauma. The most common materials used for fillings are composite resin, amalgam, gold, and porcelain.
Benefits of Dental Fillings:
- Repairs damage caused by decay or trauma.
- Prevents further damage to the tooth.
- Restores the function and appearance of the tooth.
Why Choose us?
- Quality and Durability: Signature Dental uses high-quality materials and techniques to perform dental fillings, ensuring long-lasting results. Their experienced dentists are skilled in providing precise and effective fillings that restore the tooth's form and function while maintaining natural aesthetics.
- Comprehensive Approach: Signature Dental takes a comprehensive approach to dental fillings, considering the individual needs of each patient. They assess the extent of the tooth decay, recommend the most appropriate type of filling (such as composite, amalgam, or porcelain), and ensure proper placement and bite alignment for optimal results.
- Comfortable Experience: Signature Dental prioritises patient comfort during dental filling procedures. They use local anesthesia to numb the area and minimise discomfort. The dentists at Signature Dental also take the time to communicate with patients, addressing any concerns and providing a relaxed and stress-free environment for the procedure.
Frequently Asked Questions
The lifespan of dental fillings depends on various factors, such as the material used and the location of the filling. However, most fillings last several years and may need replacing eventually.
Yes, dental fillings can fall out if they become loose or if the tooth structure around them deteriorates. If your filling falls out, you should see your dentist as soon as possible to prevent further damage.
Yes, dental fillings are generally safe. However, some people may have allergic reactions to certain filling materials. Your dentist will discuss the best filling options for you based on your individual needs.