Composite dental fillings are the popular restorative option used to repair teeth that have been affected by cavities or minor damage. These fillings are made from a tooth-colored composite resin material, providing a discreet and natural-looking solution for restoring both function and aesthetics.
Benefits and Advantages:
Composite dental fillings in Midlothian, Virginia, offer several benefits that make them a preferred choice for many patients.
- Aesthetic Appeal: The tooth-colored material ensures that fillings are virtually indistinguishable from the surrounding teeth.
- Versatility: Composite resin can be used to repair both front and back teeth, providing a versatile solution.
- Bonding Strength: The material bonds effectively to the tooth structure, providing durability and stability.
Composite Filling Procedure:
The process of placing composite dental fillings involves several stages for optimal results.
- Anesthesia: Local anesthesia is administered to numb the tooth and ensure patient comfort during the procedure.
- Preparation: The decayed or damaged portion of the tooth is removed, creating a clean area for the filling.
- Layering: Composite resin is applied in layers, with each layer being cured using a special light.
- Shaping and Polishing: The filling is shaped to match the natural tooth’s contours and polished for a smooth finish.
If you have a dental cavity and want to repair your smile, please call 804-379-4483 for an appointment to receive a composite dental filling from our friendly dentist, Dr. John Han.
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