Tooth Fillings

Decayed tooth pulp can cause pain and even lead to tooth loss. An efficient way of getting rid of this problem is to avail the tooth filling treatment. In this, the decayed portion of your teeth is removed, and tooth fillings replace the same. The fillings are made of porcelain or composite material and can restore the affected tooth’s shape and structure. It helps prevent further damage, and by removing the decay, you are protecting your oral condition. It is an affordable option, and the fillings’ price depends on the type and amount of the filling material.

Different types of fillings are available in the market. Depending on your budget and preferences, at the dentist’s discrepancy, the ideal filling type will be chosen for you.

  • Porcelain Fillings: These tooth-colored fillings are designed to match your natural teeth. These are quite durable and can last up to 20 years.
  • Gold Fillings: These are created in dental labs according to the size of your tooth cavities. These are expensive but can last for many years with proper maintenance.
  • Amalgam Fillings: These are the most common and cheapest dental fillings. However, they do not last for long and can cause your teeth to crack.

The longevity of tooth fillings hugely depends on the way you care for it. Follow the instructions of your dentist and maintain proper oral hygiene. Also, visit them at regular intervals.

Visit Boca Family Dental Clinic if you have tooth decays and want to get fillings. Here your teeth will get thoroughly checked by Dr. Johanna Ramos, who is the best person to decide if the treatment is right for you. Book your appointment today; we are located in the heart of Boca Raton, FL.

To schedule your appointment for Dental Treatment please call our dental office at

Boca Raton: 561-394-6200