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Tooth Fillings in Fort Lauderdale, FL

High-Quality Tooth Fillings for Lasting Dental Comfort

At Paradise Dental Studio, your teeth’s health and integrity are important to us. Fillings are a popular and successful dental treatment that can restore tooth function teeth damaged by decay or trauma.

Dental Fillings

Dental fillings are restorative treatments used to repair teeth that have damaged cavities, fractures, or other forms of decay. They help to restore the tooth’s structure and function while preventing further deterioration.

At Paradise Dental Studio, we prioritize your oral health and comfort when it comes to dental fillings. If you have any additional questions or concerns or need to schedule a dental filling appointment, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Our modern dental office in Fort Lauderdale, FL is dedicated to providing exceptional dental care and personalized treatment plans. Our highly skilled dentists use the latest techniques and top-of-the-line materials to ensure your tooth fillings are  durable and long-lasting.

Our experienced team ensures your teeth receive the care they need to stay healthy and functional. Contact us for more information!

Frequently Asked Questions -
Tooth Fillings

Have Questions? Need Answers?

At Paradise Dental Studio, we’re always here to clarify and guide. Never hesitate to ask; your Dental Health is our top priority!

  • Is getting a dental filling painful?

    No, getting a dental filling is not typically painful. Your dentist will numb the region using local anesthesia ensuring you don’t feel pain during the procedure.

  • What if I delay getting a dental filling?

    Delaying a dental filling can lead to the progression of dental decay and may eventually require more comprehensive and expensive procedures like root canals or crowns. It’s best to address dental issues promptly.

  • Can I choose the filling material I want?

    Yes, in many cases, you can discuss your preferences with your dentist and choose the filling material you want, considering factors like appearance, durability, and cost.

  • Can dental fillings be replaced?

    Dental fillings can be replaced if they become damaged or worn or if new decay develops around them. Your dentist will examine you existing filling and recommend replacement if necessary.

  • How can I care for my dental filling?

    To care for your dental filling, brush, floss, and maintain proper oral hygiene attending dental check-ups. Avoid chewing hard objects or excessive force on the filled tooth.

  • Does dental insurance cover dental fillings?

    Many dental insurance plans cover a portion or all of the cost of dental fillings, especially for necessary restorative treatments. However, coverage may vary, so you must check with your insurance provider for specific details.

  • Can I eat and drink after getting a dental filling?

    You can generally eat and drink after getting a dental filling. However, avoiding extremely hot or cold foods and drinks is advisable until the numbness wears off to prevent accidental burns or discomfort.

  • How long does a dental filling last?

    The longevity of a dental filling depends on various factors, including the type of filling, your oral hygiene practices, and the tooth’s location. Dental fillings can last 5 to 15 years or longer with proper care.

  • Can I get dental fillings if I’m pregnant?

    Dental fillings are generally safe during pregnancy. It’s important to inform your dentist if you are pregnant, as they may take extra precautions and avoid certain medications or treatments.