Tooth fillings are a method of cosmetic restoration of teeth that are decayed, chipped, or broken. The cost of dental fillings today is not too high, corresponding with income for everyone.
Dental filling – Materials, Process, and Cost
What are dental fillings?
A tooth filling is a common dental procedure that can address various dental problems, including cavities, fractures, worn teeth, and cosmetic issues. It is essential to visit a dentist regularly to detect and treat dental issues early before they worsen.
What materials are dental fillings made from?
The filling material is chosen based on various factors, such as the location and size of the cavity, the patient’s preference, and the dentist’s recommendation. The advantages and disadvantages of the various dental filling materials are as follows direct and indirect fillings.
- Direct filling: Amalgam fillings; Gold fillings; Composite fillings
- Indirect filling: Inlay; Onlay
The common cases require the tooth filling
Filling teeth is a common dental procedure that can address various dental problems, including cavities, fractures, worn teeth, and aesthesis. There are the common cases that require the filling of teeth as below:
Cavities are due to the breakdown of tooth enamel by the acids produced by bacteria. The treatment of tooth decay using a dental filling is a very common and widely used procedure to save the tooth and extend its functional life. The chosen material of dental filling is used to fill the cavity and level it back to function.
Fractured teeth due to trauma, grinding or biting on hard objects
Worn teeth due to aging, grinding, or acid erosion from foods and drinks. Teeth can have gaps, chips, or uneven surfaces that affect the appearance of the smile.
How much is tooth filling?
If you ask how much it costs for teeth filling, it depends on the type of filling that is right for you. Teeth whitening is a simple and easy method. Therefore, the cost of fillings is also cheap. Depending on different factors such as filling material or condition of the teeth, the cost will vary from about 22 USD – 44 USD (500,000 VND – 1,000,000 VND)
How long does tooth filling take?
Tooth fillings is a very simple process. It takes about 15-50 minutes to work depending on the situation of each person.
- For teeth with light decay that have not yet affected the pulp or teeth that are sparse, simply chipped. It only takes about 15-20 minutes to fill a tooth.
- For teeth with enamel or dentin decay, it is necessary to scrape the tissue before filling. The process will take more than 30-45 minutes.
- A condition in which teeth have not been treated yet, affecting the pulp. The pulp needs to be removed and treated before filling, so it will take longer.
The filling procedure
What steps are involved in filling a tooth? The process of filling teeth only 1 visit to the dentist, includes 5 basic steps:
- Step 1. Dental check-up
Check the position of the tooth that needs to be treated and the cause and extent of the tooth damage.
- Step 2. Dental X-rays
Taking X-rays of the tooth so that the doctor can analyze and properly assess the patient’s dental condition and come up with the most appropriate treatment plan.
- Step 3. Clearing teeth
The dentist will clean the area thoroughly to remove any remaining debris or bacteria.
- Step 4. Filling
The dentist will fill the cavity or damaged area with a suitable filling material. Then, he will use a halogen lamp to harden the filling. Finally, the filling is shaped and polished to match the natural contours of the tooth and ensure a comfortable bite.
- Step 5. Periodic checking
Regular check-ups and cleanings with the dentist can help to control the condition and firmness of the fillings.
Choosing dental filling services at Saigon Implant Dental
Saigon Implant Dental is the Top 1 intensive dental center in Ho Chi Minh City. The Department of Health has licensed the operation of dental fillings here.
Tooth Filling with Laser Tech at Saigon Implant Dental
Saigon Implant Dental applies a new technology- Laser Tech for your treatment. Thanks to the new and modern dental technology laser fillings, that not only helps to avoid those scary, unpleasant metal drill but also makes a giant leap forward in tooth filling, such as:
- Being quiet, because of extremely low sound when using
- Calming, because healing time and trauma are reduced
- Healing, because there is less irritation and less bleeding and swelling
- Being conservative, because more healthy teeth surfaces are retained
- Quick re-creating and safety just in 1 min
- Increasing adhesive materials filling 4 times
- Being more beautiful than the old tooth filling
- Fillings do not shrink due to heat
- Laser filling procedures are comfortable – This is the perfect choice for people who are afraid of needles, or would rather not be numb.
Inlay, Onlay filling at Saigon Implant Dental
This can be made of tooth-colored composite resin, porcelain, gold. They are are more durable and last much longer than traditional fillings – up to 15 years.
Promotion of dental filling at Saigon Implant Dental
For new dental fillings technology, Saigon Implant Dental Clinic does not change the price and list transparent fees. Customers can easily refer to the 50% discount price list below for dental fillings.
Instruction on how to get a 50% Promotion of Tooth Filling (Laser tech and Inlay, Onlay Fillings)
Customers will get a discount of 50% on tooth-filling cost, and receive a present when registering:
- FREE dental consultation and check-up with the specialist
- Taking an X-rays to check the bone levels with no charge – saving 500.000 VNĐ
Dental fillings with only 50% of the original price. Please register now if you don’t want to miss this special chance!
The reason for choosing dental filling services at Saigon Implant Dental
Providing modern technology and machinery: Conebeam CT, A drill with high-quality materials, Optical polymerization lamp DTE LUX-E (Woodpecker), B&E composite (Korea), Tetric N-flow Composite Ivoclar Vivadent,…
Tooth filling by specialists with 20-year experience. Offering a generous package and previous notice about the cost.
The treatment room is according to medical standards. Such as Aseptic dentistry, sterilization system, autoclaving medical instruments to ensure sterility, and advanced dental X-ray equipment,…
On Google Reviews, Dental rating 4.9/5* . The staff is enthusiastic, dedicated, thorough advice.The clinic located in the center of HCMC. Which is near many bus stations, so it is easy to find and come to.
This is information about dental fillings services. If you have any questions or make an appointment, please contact Hotline (+84) 775-720-450 or email directly: firstname.lastname@example.org for more advice.
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