Don’t Wait to Get Your Cavities Filled – Visit Our Norwalk Dentist
Our Norwalk, CT dentist is an expert on cavity fillings and can discuss your specific needs, financial concerns, and even the types of materials used before any procedure is started.
Dental fillings come in all shapes and sizes based on the level of decay and bacteria around a tooth. Our Norwalk dentist helps to identify the filling need, the issue behind why the tooth is decaying, and then remedy the situation with appropriate treatment. The dentist will also talk to you about dental filling options, like ceramic or gold alloy, and what the best material is for your budget and dental revisit commitment level.
Mercury shouldn’t be a current issue when it comes to dental fillings as there are a lot of alternatives. Our dentists can discuss mercury and toxicity level concerns with you. On average, most dental filling materials contain some level of toxic agent, which usually isn’t any more than the level of toxic agents that a plastic food container already has.
If you think you need need to get a cavity filled, or an existing filling replaced, don’t wait. Our Dr. Dental dentists encourage you to address the issue right away, especially if you are in pain. Dental fillings serve a purpose to promote your oral health. Letting a cavity or bacteria go untreated can actually allow bacteria to get into your bloodstream and cause secondary infections.
Dental fillings are now easier than ever to obtain. Our Norwalk, CT dentist will help you not only understand your visit and the filling procedure, but explain options to move forward with a more preventative approach when it comes to your oral health.