We can restore a tooth with a minimally invasive procedure known as an Inlay, Onlay or Fillling.
Inlays, Onlays and Fillings are restorations that are made to teeth that have a mild to moderate amount of decay. They can be made of composite resin material, porcelain, or gold by a dental laboratory. Once completed, they will be bonded to the tooth. For natural looking restorations we use composite resin or porcelain materials to:
Treatment involves isolating the tooth and removing any old fillings or damaged tooth structure under local anesthesia.
In treating dental decay, inlays / onlays and fillings help to eliminate tooth sensitivity and eventual tooth loss. Additional benefits are: