How Cosmetic Composite Fillings Restore Your Teeth

A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear! A regular oral hygiene routine including regular brushing and flossing is the first step to composite fillingskeeping your teeth healthy and bright. This doesn't mean that you can't have your dream smile if you suffer damage to your teeth. The first step to getting this is to talk with Dr. Zimmerman, who can discuss options with you. He can help you get the dream results you're looking for in no time.

Understanding Composite (Tooth colored) Fillings

Composite fillings are used for aesthetic reasons. Tooth-colored fillings match the color of a tooth and are much less noticeable to other people. This type of filling also bonds tightly so it is effective for years to come. It is also great for small cavities, and there is no danger of metal sensitivity as a composite resin is being used.

If you want to make the best for your smile, then you will want to use materials that appear natural. Dr. Zimmerman does this restorative dentistry procedure for all his patients that are in need of fillings due to decay or need of replacement because of old filling silver amalgam)  material fracturing. The procedure does not take a long time and in the end, your teeth and your smile are restored!  There are other cosmetic procedures that can also be performed if a filling is not the right option. Those include veneers, crowns, bridges and implants. The best course of action would be to mention your interest in cosmetic dentistry to your hygienist at your next appointment or make an appointment to sit down with Dr. Zimmerman and go over your options.  To schedule an appointment with Dr. Zimmerman today, call (530) 661-1155.