Tooth-Coloured Fillings

Tooth-Coloured Fillings | Dentist Ferntree Gully and Knox City Despite exercising excellent oral habits, your teeth may still be subject to decay, fracture, and deterioration. Whether by natural causes or neglect, having imperfect teeth can greatly affect your day-to-day transactions.

A persistent pain from your decayed tooth or even a gap in your front teeth can do a lot of damage to your confidence. You might not want to smile at all!

But at Lightwood Dental, all of these problems can be solved! Your state of the art Lightwood Dental clinic can return your smile to its former glory.

At Lightwood Dental, we restore teeth fractures and decay with the latest in modern dentistry – tooth-coloured fillings.

What Are Tooth-Coloured Fillings?

Tooth-coloured fillings are regular fillings with a few twists and improvements.

They are made from materials similar to the natural shade of your teeth, relieving you of the inconvenient and unnatural colour of once-used amalgam.

Tooth-coloured fillings have the strength and durability of amalgam fillings, less the danger posed by mercury content, and the aesthetic benefits of looking like your natural teeth. You can hardly tell which are which!

Lightwood Dental’s tooth-coloured fillings restore a decayed tooth by filling in the hole left by the decay, hence restoring its function as well.

Benefits Of Tooth- Coloured Fillings

Tooth-coloured fillings are practical alternatives because they not only offer aesthetic improvement but are also loved for their stability.

The following are the benefits of choosing tooth-coloured fillings over other types of fillings:

  • Restores/improves functions of the teeth by strengthening a decayed tooth.
  • No mercury content. Definite long-term safety.
  • No expansion or contraction when exposed to temperature changes unlike amalgam fillings, which can cause teeth to crack and eventually break.
  • Procedure removes less of your existing tooth therefore more of your natural tooth can be saved.
  • Blends well with the natural shade of your teeth.
  • Doesn’t discolour the surrounding teeth unlike silver amalgam fillings.
  • With proper care, tooth-coloured fillings can last for years.
  • Improves smile impression.

Reasons For Tooth-Coloured Fillings

Tooth-coloured fillings are ideal for the following dental issues:

  • Decayed teeth
  • Chipped teeth
  • Worn teeth
  • Gaps between teeth

Lasting, High Quality Tooth-Coloured Fillings At Lightwood Dental

Restoring the function of your teeth doesn’t have to compromise your appearance. With Lightwood Dental’s premium quality materials, you can have teeth that are not only strong and healthy but also celebrity-worthy.

Rest-assured that our tooth-coloured fillings are everything you need and dream of having. They are the perfect combination of beauty and quality all rolled into one.

Our expert team can help your tooth-coloured fillings last a long time with quick and easy oral hygiene tips.

Don’t trust your smile to anyone else! Lightwood Dental is your trusted family dentists at Ferntree Gully and Knox City. We’d love nothing more than to give you the perfect smile you’ve always deserved.

Call us on (03) 9758 2099 or request your appointment online today!

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