If you visit the dentist for a routine dental checkup and cleaning and your dental team member tells you that you need a tooth filling, you’re not alone. Much of the population will need at least one dental filling in their lifetime. At BLVD Dental in Mid-Wilshire, Dr. Daniel Adelpour applies composite fillings for cosmetic and therapeutic benefits.
A dental filling is a method used to restore a slightly damaged or decayed tooth. They can close gaps and fix small chips for a more aesthetically appealing smile when used for cosmetic purposes.
At BLVD Dental, Dr. Adelpour fills teeth with composite fillings, the metal-free alternative to antiquated amalgam fillings. By comparison, composite fillings are more aesthetically pleasing and similarly durable. They are made of naturally occurring, tooth-colored ceramic resin. So, they seamlessly blend in with the teeth and can last for years when applied correctly.
At every dental appointment, Dr. Adelpour examines the surfaces in each tooth for defects. If you
When getting tooth-colored fillings at BLVD Dental, we do our best to keep patients comfortable and relaxed. What happens when you get a cosmetic or cavity filling? Here’s a simplified overview:
Because composite fillings look so natural, they can help you smile proudly again. Learn more about our dental filling process by calling 310-620-8060 or messaging us online.