Modern dentistry has advanced in recent years to allow the patient multiple treatment options in solving the common problem of tooth decay. Often there are different solutions to a particular problem. For example, for an area of tooth decay one might consider a silver amalgam filling, a white composite filling, a porcelain filling or even a gold filling- all for the same problem.
Your choice will depend on esthetic, cost, longevity, or convenience issues. Dr. Silberman will discuss these choices with you prior to treatment and give you an opportunity to ask as many questions as you like.Back