What are Cosmetic Fillings?
Tooth cavity is one of the common problems encountered by a lot of people and, if left untreated, can cause a lot of problems. The best solution for a situation like this is the cosmetic fillings. It is a process of filling the cavity. The material used to fill the cavity ranges from amalgam to gold. At Silver Firs Dental Services, you can repair and improve your teeth permanently.
Apart from the cavity, these fillings can be used for dental restoration like reshaping chipped teeth, reducing the gaps between the teeth, and treating the cracked teeth. Materials nowadays used to fill are porcelain or ceramic.
Cosmetic Filling Procedure
The overall cosmetic filling procedure can vary from patient to patient depending on the type of filling required - direct filling and indirect inlay, and it’s location.
In direct filling, as the name suggests, the filling is placed directly on the spot and hardened using ultraviolet light. Indirect inlay filling is slightly different. Here at first, the dentist will take an impression of your teeth to make the filling mold. And after that, it is manufactured at the dental lab and cemented onto the required place.
Benefits of Cosmetic Fillings
It is important that the patient should be aware of what a specific treatment can offer before undergoing it. Below mentioned are some of the benefits of undergoing cosmetic filling treatment:
- Cosmetic Fillings are almost invisible
- Excellent sealing properties, avoiding chances of reinfection
- The filling bonds to your teeth properly
- Durable for a long term
- Cosmetic Fillings are absolutely safe
- It prevents the decaying of the tooth
- It gives out a pleasing appearance
- Only a single sitting is needed
How Much Cosmetic Fillings Cost?
The cost involved in the Cosmetic Fillings completely depends on the oral health condition of the patients and will vary from patient to patient. So do not hesitate to give us a call if you want to know more about it or schedule an appointment; we are happy to help you.
Why Silver Firs Dental Services for Cosmetic Fillings?
Our team of dentists at Silver Firs Dental Services has come with years of experience in carrying out cosmetic fillings procedures with a 100% success rate.
Please call us at (425) 225-5757 or schedule an online appointment with our dentist at our office in Mill Creek, WA.