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Composite (White) Filling

This glass, ceramic and resin mixture is used mainly in anterior (front) teeth due to the variety of tooth-coloured shades available. Composite filling materials have advanced over the years and although still not quite as durable as amalgam they can, if clinically suitable, be used as a more aesthetic alternative for fillings in posterior (back) teeth. Posterior composite fillings are available as cosmetic treatment.

Dental procedures:

The dentist will numb the area around the tooth to be treated with local anaesthetic. Any decay or old fillings material will be removed and replaced with a new filling.

Benefits of filling

If a decayed tooth is left untreated, the decay may spread deeper into the tooth causing the nerve to become damaged; this could result in the need for root canal therapy to save the tooth or losing your tooth with an extraction.

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