Dental fillings are used to repair damages and fill the cavities on the teeth. Several materials are used for filling including gold, silver, porcelain or composite resin fillings. The modern tooth colored composite prevents the filling to fade to gray in time and the filling preserves its original color. It is a durable solution with a long life expectancy, and it helps the patient to achieve the desired smile. Fillings can be made in many colors and tones to perfectly match the patients natural teeth.
Before Dental Fillings in Turkey
The dentist will discuss the possible outcomes and plan the treatment process with the patient. Images and measurement of the are will be used to make sure the final results are satisfying. Computer softwares are used to take measurements, design and craft the perfect fit.
During Dental Fillings in Turkey
The dentist will numb the area using local anesthesia and remove any decay. Depending on the case and the patient’s comfort, the tool used might be a drill, an air abrasion tool or a laser. Once the decay is cleaned completely, the dentist will prepare the tooth for the filling process. After filling the area with the chosen material, the dentist will polish it and make sure it is solid and comfortable.
After Dental Fillings in Turkey
The tooth might be sensitive to hot, cold and pressure for the first few days. The gum tissue around might be sore. A soft diet is recommended for the first 24 hours with silver fillings. Composite fillings can be chewed on once the anesthesia wears off. Complete healing usually doesn’t take more than a few weeks.