Dental fillings are a common procedure used to treat cavities or tooth decay. Over time, tooth decay can erode part of the tooth, creating a cavity. Fillings are used to fill this cavity after the decayed material is removed. When you get a dental filling, you can expect the following:
After the filling is placed, the dentist will finish and polish the tooth.
You’ll be asked to bite down to ensure the filling doesn’t interfere with your bite. Adjustments can be made if necessary.
While rare, complications can arise from dental fillings:
The cost of dental fillings can vary depending on several factors, including:
Remember, each person’s experience might differ based on their unique dental condition, the skill of the dentist, and individual pain tolerance. If you have concerns or questions, feel free to contact us.Back to blogs
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