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White Fillings

No more silver fillings. Your North York Dentist offers Tooth-Coloured Fillings!

Tooth Colored Fillings - woman smiling showing beautiful teeth

Woman with tooth-colored fillings (white fillings)

Tooth-coloured fillings are made of a composite resin that holds a number of advantages over traditional silver amalgam fillings. For one, tooth-coloured fillings provide a more natural appearance. It has also been our experience that composite resins can provide a better bond to thinned or weakened tooth structures, helping prevent future breakage. Many patients also report less sensitivity when compared to silver amalgam fillings.

In certain cases, porcelain inlays, onlays, or even gold may be the preferred filling to provide further strength and resistance against wear.

The white filling process according to our North York dentist

A white dental filling typically requires only one dental visit.The process is relatively simple; once the decay has been removed from the tooth surface, a lining material is placed to protect the deepest part of the cavity. A bonding agent or adhesive is then placed in the tooth. A soft filling material is then placed and formed to replicate the missing tooth. This is then hardened using a specialized blue spectrum light while the tooth and filling are further shaped and polished.

At Dentistry on Wilson we choose to use only composite resin fillings. With that being said, we will only remove silver amalgam fillings if the area below the filling has become jeopardized or the filling has become structurally damage.

 

North York dentist - before photo - amalgam fillings

Amalgam fillings

Before

North York dentist - after photo - tooth-colored fillings

Tooth-colored fillings (white fillings)

After

Learn about the facts about Dental Amalgam.

At your North York dentist, we make your dental experience as comfortable, simple and convenient as possible, starting with booking your dental appointment!

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North York Dentist - Ontario Dental Association Royal College of Dental Surgeons of OntarioNorth York Dentist - American Dental AssocationNorth York Dentsit - International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI)North York Dentist - Canadian Dental Association

 

LOCATION

1623 Wilson Avenue,
Toronto, ON
M3L 1A5

6475594383

Tel: 416.244.5544
Fax: 416.244.2464
Email: info@dentistryonwilson.com

OFFICE HOURS:

Mon: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Tues: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wed: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thu: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 4:00pm