Nowadays, most dental fillings are made of porcelain or a special plastic material called resin. Both materials can seal a tooth more effectively than their old metal counterparts. Metal fillings rest on damaged teeth, but they cannot be bonded to tooth enamel. Porcelain and resin fillings are also preferred cosmetically because they closely resemble natural tooth enamel. Here are three types of fillings that use porcelain or resin to restore your teeth:
21 September 2015
As cosmetic dentistry options go, dental implants have many benefits for giving patients healthy and beautiful smiles. They are most often used as an alternative to dentures and can reverse the effects of tooth decay, gingivitis and total tooth loss. 4 Facts You Should Know About Dental Implants A Superior Option When faced with the choice of replacing missing teeth, patients are much better off going with dental implants over bridges or dentures.
11 November 2014