Old fashioned metal fillings are unsightly but have major disadvantages from the point of view of being mercury-based releasing corrosion product into the body system, thermal expansion of metalwork within a mineral shell (the tooth) can result in stress cracks within the tooth material. Ceramic-based white fillings do not have these disadvantages.
White Fillings Procedure
We do not utilise cheaper plastic white fillings but we offer two types of long-lasting aesthetic fillings that are ceramic based, either particulate ceramic or solid block. Tetric ceramic fillings are a particulate fine ground ceramic mineral. The mineral particles are fluoride impregnated which reduced