The modern tooth-colored fillings are made of a composite resin compound that completely fills and covers a cavity after the dentist removes the compromised area. Tooth-colored fillings are more efficient when compared to traditional fillings. It blends surprisingly well with your natural teeth.
If you think your teeth are indestructible, think again. Composite tooth-colored fillings are one of the techniques to strengthen your teeth. As dentists, we have to remove less tooth structure when using composite fillings. Which simply means your natural tooth structure will be preserved.
Here are some dental issues which can be treated with colored dental fillings: