Newer tooth colored fillings are essentially super-glue for teeth. The puddylike filling material is adhered to tooth structure making it stronger. From small fillings to large ones, the adhesive filling material, when placed properly, is a stronger option over silver fillings.
IT IS IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTAND THAT ANY DENTAL FILLING, CROWN, PROSTHETIC ETC…IS A WEARABLE ITEM. NOTHING IS PERMANENT NOR LASTS FOREVER. DR RIGGS WILL ATTEMPT TO MAINTAIN ANY RESTORATION FOR AS LONG AS PHYSICALLY POSSIBLE.
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