Amalgam and composite fillings are the most commonly used fillings today. They fill cavities and restore the appearance and strength of your teeth.
Composite fillings are preferred due to their natural appearance and durability when compared to other types of fillings.
In this article, our dental care experts at Diana Dizik, D.D.S., General & Cosmetic Dentistry in San Mateo, California, share more information on composite fillings and their benefits.
These tooth-colored fillings are made of plastic (acrylic) resin combined with powdered glass that gives the tooth restoration a natural appearance.
The composite resin material is not only used for fillings but also for veneers, crowns, inlays, or to restore or repair chipped teeth.
All dental treatments have their own different processes and getting a composite filling includes the following steps:
Some of the benefits of composite fillings are:
If you would like to know more about composite fillings, contact Diana Dizik, D.D.S., General & Cosmetic Dentistry by calling (650) 348-5424 or visiting us at 720 N El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94401.
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