Fillings / Restorations
With regular dental check-ups dental caries can be caught early – the smaller the filling, the better for long term tooth protection.
White (resin) fillings are most common these days but are not always the best material particularly for back teeth with large cavities. In places like these amalgam fillings have a long and proven history and are still the safest material in some situations.
You can discuss the best option for your tooth and its long term future.
Most of our fillings are done carefully under rubber dam.