Despite advances in preventive dentistry, cavities remain a common dental issue. Left untreated, these pockets of decay can cause severe damage to your teeth. Fortunately, cavities can be effectively treated through dental fillings. At the office of Mark H. Wright, D.D.S. in Colorado Springs, Colorado, we use composite restoration fillings to treat cavities and protect your teeth from future decay.
There are numerous advantages of composite fillings over traditional amalgam fillings for cavity treatment. Composite fillings are composed of durable, non-toxic acrylic resin material mixed with glass or porcelain particles for a natural-looking appearance. This pliable, tooth-colored material blends in well with your natural teeth, so you can’t tell you’ve had a filling when you smile. Additional benefits include:
Through routine dental visits, Dr. Wright can monitor your oral health and detect early warning signs of decay to get immediate treatment. If you notice any of the following signs between visits, contact your dental specialist for a checkup as it could be due to decay or other dental issues that need prompt treatment:
The cost of composite filling treatment depends on the number of cavities that need to be filled. At the office of Mark H. Wright, D.D.S., we offer affordable cavity treatment to preserve the integrity of your smile. To schedule a consultation with Dr. Mark Wright for composite restorations, contact our Colorado Springs, Colorado clinic today at (719) 624-4122.