An increasingly popular alternative to silver amalgam fillings are composite fillings. Unlike Amalgam fillings, composite fillings are virtually invisible and our team at Shreejeedental Hospital Udaipur can shade them according to the color of your teeth to create a perfect match, giving you a beautiful, silver-less smile!
Benefits of Composite White Fillings
Created to match your tooth to ensure a natural look and feelBecause composite fillings can be created in smaller preparations, less of your tooth structure is lost and less drilling is needed. The material is made from acrylic and glass particles, containing no mercury or other metalsProvides support to remaining tooth structure, and insulates against temperature changes.
The Filling Process
First, the targeted tooth is drilled to remove decay
Next, a bonding agent is applied to the drilled tooth
The composite material is attached and molded to your tooth structure
The material is hardened by focusing intense light rays on it for about a minute
The filling is now complete and you have a bright, natural-looking new tooth!