How White Fillings Are Done Buckhead
o eliminate decay from your natural teeth, Dr. Tekin offers his patients a natural-looking white filling option.
Compared to old-fashioned silver fillings, white fillings (composites) are more technique sensitive to place and are done as such:
After anesthesia, Our Isolite device is placed. Dr. Tekin removes the area of the tooth affected by decay, leaving a hole to be filled. Next, your tooth is prepared and “etched” with a special gel. The composite is placed and then targeted with an intense light to harden or “cure” it. Your bite is verified, Finally, it is finished and polished. That’s it !
NOTE: the following photos are Dr. Tekin’s actual work with no digital enhancements.
Virgin tooth with decay present.
Preparation begun, decay still present.
Preparation complete. Decay removed.
Composite restoration completed & polished.
Note: tooth is dry.
If you are searching for a cosmetic dentist who places a high value on function and appearance, our advanced cosmetic dentistry team is ready to tell you more about the benefits of white fillings.
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