Dental Fillings: Fixing Cavities and Saving Teeth
Did you know that dental enamel is the hardest substance in the human body? Considering this, you may wonder how it's even possible to get cavities.
Dental enamel is strong, but it's no match for the acid that's produced as a result of harmful bacteria in your mouth. As the acid sits on your teeth, it eats away at dental enamel and results in a cavity.
Fortunately, when this occurs, we can use composite tooth-colored dental fillings to restore the tooth after decay has been removed.
What Do Composite Fillings Do?
When a tooth is decayed, it needs to be treated as soon as possible to prevent the damage from spreading. A filling is ...