February 26, 2020
Your teeth are designed to last forever with the right care. Unfortunately, the biggest threat to their longevity is tooth decay. Although cavities are preventable, at least 92% of adults have had at least one in a permanent tooth. If you’ve had a cavity, it was likely treated with a dark metal filling, but did you know there is a more natural-looking solution? White fillings match your enamel to blend in when you smile, but how long do they last? Don’t worry, although they aren’t made of metal, they can thrive for decades with the right aftercare.