Treatment of cavity, tooth decay area is a routine part of dental care at Dentist in Tooting Medical Center. A filling is a way to restore a tooth damaged by decay back to its normal function and shape. There are five types of materials commonly used to fill in the space in the teeth:
-Composite fillings are made of a resin and plastic material
-Amalgam ( a mixture of metals, including mercury, silver, tin and copper)
-Glass Ionomer Fillings
If decay or a fracture has damaged a large portion of the tooth, a crown, or cap. Dentist in Tooting Medical Centre will offer you the type of filling most appropriate for your clinical needs.