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Composite Fillings

Macedon Family Dentistry: Dentists in the Macedon, Palmyra and Fairport Area

A composite or tooth-colored filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed and then filled with a composite filling. Because composite fillings are tooth colored, they can be closely matched to the color of existing teeth and are more aesthetically suited for use in front teeth or the more visible areas of the teeth.

As with most dental restorations, composite fillings are not permanent and may someday have to be replaced. They are very durable and can last many years, giving you a long lasting, beautiful smile.

Reasons for composite fillings:

  • Chipped teeth
  • Closing space between two teeth
  • Cracked or broken teeth
  • Decayed teeth
  • Worn teeth

High quality dental care. If you have any questions about composite fillings or if you are seeking a cosmetic dentist in the Fairport, Macedon and Palmyra area, call us today for an appointment.