What are the tooth coloured fillings?
Composite and Glass ionomer cement are the tooth coloured fillings available for children which are made from durable plastics or resin that are similar in colour to natural teeth. They look more natural and are less noticeable compared to other types of fillings
When are tooth coloured fillings recommended?
Cavities formed in the center of the tooth and have not reached the nerves which can be filled and preserved.
Will it hurt?
No. It will not cause any pain or discomfort for the child.
How long will it stay?
These tooth coloured fillings will stay as long as the tooth is there. One of the advantages to tooth-coloured fillings is its capability of bonding to tooth structure.