If you’re feeling pain or discomfort in one or more teeth, it could be due to cavities. Cavities should be treated quickly to avoid the spread of decay to healthy teeth. At Bella Hanono Family Dentistry, Alpharetta, Georgia, we treat cavities with composite dental fillings. Our composite filling treatment will ease your pain and protect your teeth from further decay. Through prompt cavity treatment, Dr. Bella Hanono can nip decay in the bud before it has a chance to cause extensive damage to your teeth or escalate into a more serious dental issue.
If you suffer from metal allergies, composite fillings are the best option. Amalgam fillings are a mixture of silver, tin, nickel, mercury, and other materials that can pose a health risk to those with metal allergies. Many people are also concerned about the mercury content in amalgam fillings, as mercury is a toxic substance.
In contrast, composite metal-free fillings are composed of acrylic resins, a safe, plastic material that won’t harm you or your teeth. Composite fillings also come with the following advantages:
The cost of composite dental fillings will depend on the number of cavities you have and the work required to restore your oral health. Fortunately, composite fillings are considered an affordable treatment well within most people’s financial reach. It’s also covered by most dental insurance.
To schedule a consultation for dental cavity treatment at Bella Hanono Family Dentistry, contact Dr. Bella Hanono, Alpharetta, GA, at (770) 343-4052. We look forward to meeting your dental care needs.