A tooth filling is done on a tooth to replace and restore the decayed part of the tooth. The benefits of tooth filling procedure are:
The most common reasons for tooth filling procedure are:
There are two types of tooth fillings: Tooth colored filling, and Metal filling
Its color is same as the color of the natural teeth.
It is black in color because it is made from metals.
A tooth filling is done in a single visit. In this, the decayed part of the tooth is drilled by the dentist. A tooth colored or metallic-colored filling is filled in the cavity prepared by the dentist.
A blue light is applied to set the filling.
Finishing touches are made by removing the excess filling material.