Tooth Colored Fillings is a dental restoration technique used to restore the function of the missing tooth structure. Tooth colored fillings material has undergone continuous changes over a period of time. The most versatile and widely used tooth colored filling is composite resin filling. A composite is a material in which filler particles are encased in and bound together by a hard matrix material. For composite resin fillings a fluid matrix of an acrylic, called BIS-GMA, is hardened around glass filler particles to form composite resin.
(tooth colored) filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed and then filled with a composite filling.
There are many types of filling materials available, each with their own advantages and disadvantages. You and doctor can discuss the best options for restoring your teeth. Composite fillings are the most widely used today. Because composite fillings are tooth colored, they can be closely matched to the color of existing teeth, and are more aesthetically suited for use in front teeth or the more visible areas of the teeth.
- Chipped teeth.
- Closing space between two teeth.
- Cracked or broken teeth.
- Decayed teeth.
- Worn teeth.
The benefits of the Tooth Color Filling are innumerable. Mentioned below are the few benefits of the procedure.
Perfect teeth: You will get rid of your damaged teeth. Will you not want perfectly structured teeth? It will definitely give you confidence to face anyone. You will be free of any embarrassment.
Tooth Sensitivity will be minimized: The procedure will help to minimize the tooth Sensivity if there is any. You will get rid of cavity if you undertake the procedure.
Feel Natural: As the procedure uses materials that match the natural structure of your teeth, you will feel comfortable to flash your smile. The silver amalgam will be dyed to give a natural look.
The color filling hardens in seconds and like other procedures it does not take much time. The procedure is time effective.
Painless Procedure: The procedure does not require placement of pins, grooves or slots. It is a painless procedure.