White fillings are generally preferred for cosmetic reasons. But there are some issues to be aware of too. They’re not as strong as silver fillings. And there is still a chance that a cavity will reappear underneath a white filling.
We get a lot of questions from our Surrey community about dental implants. What are dental implants? Who can get them? How long does it take? We’re going to answer these and a few other of the most common questions we get asked about these ideal replacements for missing teeth.
Toddlers are prone to dental issues that will have parents searching for a dentist for children in Surrey. Cavities are one of the most common problems, as is thumbsucking, bruxism (tooth grinding), emerging orthodontic issues and even gum disease.
Procedures that fall into the “fixing” category fall under the umbrella of restorative dentistry. And procedures that improve aesthetics, or how your teeth look, are known as cosmetic dental treatments. Read on for a few examples of both.