Reasons for needing a tooth filling
Dental filling procedure - what’s involved?
What kind of tooth fillings are available?
The type of treatment you need will depend on how much damage there is, and which tooth is affected. Your dentist will go through any options with you:
How can you avoid fillings in future?
Dental fillings are a very good way to repair tooth cavities, and they can stop toothache while preventing further tooth decay. But it’s much better to avoid tooth fillings in the first place. You can help to do this, with advice from your dental hygienist or dentist, by:
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