Dental filling materials are used to fix damaged or decayed teeth. Your Teaneck dentists place a filling by first drilling the affected tooth and removing the cavity. Dr. Cantuarias or Dr. Ro will then pack the hole with the filling material. Since dental fillings are designed to mimic the durability and appearance of natural teeth, they are also effective at repairing a chipped or broken tooth structure.
After the filing is placed Dr. Cantuarias or Dr. Ro will sculpt the material into the shape of the affected tooth. Then a special curing light is used to harden the filling. Lastly, the restoration is shaped and polished.
There are several materials used to fill and restore teeth:
For dental fillings in Teaneck, New Jersey, Dr. Cantuarias or Dr. Ro will discuss with you the best material to restore your smile. For more information about dental fillings in Teaneck, please call us at Complete Dental Works today. Book your dental fillings near you now!
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