Bonding & Fillings
At DeLaura Dental we are proud of the ways in which dentistry can restore broken or decayed teeth to full beauty and function.
Bonding uses tooth-colored materials to replace missing tooth structure or hide cosmetically unappealing minor defects in a tooth — chips, discoloration, and even minor spacing irregularities. They come in a variety of tooth shades for truly lifelike results
If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. Fortunately there’s a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling.
Fillings do just what the name implies — seal a small hole in your tooth, i.e., a cavity, caused by decay. This prevents the decay from spreading further into your tooth and, if untreated, continue on to the sensitive inner tissue.
At DeLaura Dental we start with an x-ray to determine the extent of the decay. Then the decayed area of the tooth is removed and filled with an agent that is natural looking and tooth colored