Dental Fillings Scottsdale
Dental filling is a dental restorative material used to restore the function and integrity of tooth structure.
Today there are several choices when it comes to selecting materials to repair missing, worn, damaged or decayed teeth.
To treat a cavity we the decayed portion of the tooth and then "fill" the area on the tooth where the decayed material was removed.
Fillings are also used to repair cracked or broken teeth and teeth that have been worn down from unusual use, such as: Nail-biting, tooth grinding, using your teeth to open things.
Deciding which type of filling to use is best made by the patient and dentist.