5 Benefits of White Fillings

Teeth fillings restore the function and appearance of affected teeth. Listed below are the main benefits of having white dental fillings.

Cosmetic improvement

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White fillings match the colour of the natural teeth, making them almost invisible to the naked eye – unlike silver fillings that obviously look dark on the teeth.

No increased sensitivity to temperature changes

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Unlike metal fillings that increase a tooth’s sensitivity to changes in temperature, white fillings will not affect the sensitivity of the treated tooth.

No allergic reactions

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White fillings do not cause allergic reactions, and is a better option for people who may be allergic to metal (silver fillings).

Better insulating qualities

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White fillings do not contract or expand with temperature changes, which can cause cracks in the long run.

Improved tooth strength

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The white filling material bonds with the tooth, improving its strength.