Fillings for Dental Cavities

At some point or other in ours lives, most of us wind up with a cavity. In most cases, a cavity calls for your dentist to remove the decay and to fill in the tooth area that was removed. There have been a number of advances in the field over the past few years, so if you're one of the lucky ones and haven't had a cavity in a while, you should read up on what is available today so that you understand the choices available to you.

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  1. Introduction to dental fillings section
  2. Fillings for your teeth - an overview
  3. When are dental fillings called for?
  4. Procedure description: Dental fillings
  5. Types of tooth fillings - amalgam and resin
  6. How much do cavity fillings cost?
  7. Things to consider - Advantages and disadvantages
  8. Before and after photos - dental fillings
  9. Personal stories from people who have had their teeth filled
  10. Discuss fillings and cavities on the cosmetic dentistry message board

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