A filling is a way to restore a tooth damaged by decay back to its normal function and shape. ... Materials used for fillingsinclude gold, porcelain, a composite resin, and an amalgam.
Scaling removes plaque and tartar and polishing removes stains and remaining plaque while smoothening and shining teeth so that dental plaque cannot attach easily to tooth surfaces.
Fluoride treatments help to prevent decay in both children and adults. Anyone who is at risk of dental decay is a good candidate for topical fluoride treatments.
Oral health education at school and at home is where great habits begin and are maintained. We believe that learning about dental health and committing to a good oral health routine is essential.