When Dr. Dale Behner of Dental Care Today PC – E. Dale Behner DDS in Fishers repairs a tooth that has decay or damage, the procedure is chosen often depends on the location of the problem. We’re talking tooth-specific locale here.
If there is a chip, crack, or tooth decay on the biting surface of a tooth, an onlay or inlay is often created to restore the tooth.
Inlays and onlays are a type of tooth restoration used successfully at Dental Care Today PC – E. Dale Behner DDS. They are usually bigger than a conventional filling yet smaller than a complete crown. An inlay is used to fill an area inside the cusp tips or bumps of a tooth. An onlay covers an area that includes more than one cusp.
At Dental Care Today PC – E. Dale Behner DDS, the inlays and onlays we place for our patients are indistinguishable from their natural teeth. Dr. Dale Behner has the finely-honed eye for detail and complete mastery of dental aesthetics to tailor the restoration and create an exact match.
Dental Care Today PC – E. Dale Behner DDS inlays and onlays:
- Are stain resistant
- Do not result in tooth sensitivity
- Are beautifully matched to natural teeth
- Strengthen the tooth and safeguard against further decay or weakening
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