A Healthy Smile Is A Beautiful Smile.

A healthy smile can make a huge difference in your overall health as well as your self-confidence. Cavity or tooth decay can significantly affect your oral health and the aesthetics of your smile. It can further cause pain, infection, and even tooth loss. Dental fillings can be used to repair a decaying tooth or cavity and restore the look and function of your smile. It can also be used to fix cracked teeth or teeth that have been worn down. At DeSoto Family Dentistry, we offer tooth-colored composite fillings that will leave your teeth looking whole and natural.

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Composite (Tooth-colored) Dental Fillings

Composite fillings or tooth-colored fillings are not only great to preserve the natural look of your smile, but also they’re less invasive and help preserve the largest amount of tooth structure. 

When you visit DeSoto Family Dentistry for your filling, Dr. Varkey will remove and decay as necessary then carefully place the composite filling into the infected area while keeping it clean and dry. It is normal to experience some sensitivity in your teeth initially after the filling has been placed, this will gradually subside as your teeth get acclimated to the filling.

Dental Fillings in DeSoto, TX

You can significantly decrease the risk of cavity or decay by practicing good oral hygiene such as brushing and flossing, eating a balanced diet, and visiting the dentist regularly. However, if you think you need a dental filling, no need to worry cause we are here for you! Schedule an appointment with us and Dr. Varkey will examine your unique case, answer any of your questions or concerns, and suggest the best treatment suitable for you.

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