If you've recently had teeth removed or broken, Andrew Tibbitts DDS & Associates' Tooth-Colored Fillings in Murrieta can restore your decayed or fractured teeth to their former glory. Most recently, teeth-filling substances have been tremendously improved by advanced dental technology. Silver amalgam was usually the primary choice a few years in the past, but in more current times we have many other preferred choices for teeth restoration in Murrieta, such as tooth-colored composite filling and cementable resins and porcelains.
Here at our dental office in Murrieta, dental fillings used in teeth that have been recently removed by a dentist, which have resulted in the removal of some of the tooth structure due to decay, fracture, and so on. Our different types of filling materials include cementable resins, porcelains, and colored composite filling materials. Once you make an appointment with us, Dr. Tibbitts will discuss which option could be the best for each individual patient
Facts about Tooth-Colored Fillings
- Decayed teeth require fillings to restore strength and health of natural teeth.
- The decayed portion of the tooth is removed from the sound tooth structure.
- Filling materials is shaped to match the look and feel of natural teeth. Traditionally, silver or amalgam material has been the filling of choice.
- Today, many modern materials can be used to mimic the color and texture of natural teeth like gold, porcelain, silver amalgam (which consists of mercury mixed with silver, tin, zinc, and copper), tooth-colored, plastic, and composite resin fillings
If you have any questions or concerns about dental fillings in Murrieta, please don't hesitate to contact us for answers and advice, or to schedule an appointment! Call today at 951-677-5113 to reach our dental office in Murrieta!