Composite resins are also called as white fillings. Composite resins is a type of synthetic resins which are white in colour. It is mainly is used by the dentists to do fillings for your teeth. It can also be used to restore gaps or chips on the tooth.
Dentists like to restore teeth using composite resin as this is the material of choice for the dentists. Composite resins can also be used as restorative material or adhesives.
Different shades of composite resins are available, so it is easy for the dentist to match up with individual shades of the teeth. Composite resin can be used by the dentist in almost any situations for restorative dentistry.
Composite resins restoration can be done with the dentist in a single appointment, with or without anaesthetic, depending on the person.
The dentists does the dental fillings by drilling the tooth, cleans the decay by washing, then the tooth is dried and a bond which is like glue is then applied by the dentist.
The bond is set using a blue light called light cure and the composite resin material is placed in layers and it is light cured by the dentist.
Dental fillings when done by the dentist restores the tooth to its natural shape and size. Dentist also checks the bite and the fillings are polished by the dentist using different polishing techniques.
When composite resins are used, it bonds to the tooth, therefore the cavity for restoring is smaller than Amalgam. With composite resin, only the area which needs to be filled is drilled by the dentist.
Composite resins fillings may take 50% longer to place, therefore it is little expensive to do the restorative filling work.
If you are in need of any restorative dental work done like dental fillings, fixing chipped tooth or broken teeth. Call our dentists in Norlane to book appointments. They are ready to discuss restorative dental costs and the treatment procedure.