A Basic Dental Filling Might Be Used to Repair a Small Cavity

Contours on your teeth along the biting surface or other surfaces can sometimes trap food deposits and bacterial residue. When this happens, the natural bacteria living in your mouth could start to develop a cavity on the tooth enamel. Early symptoms might include heightened sensitivity and a change in color or texture. With early detection, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS,... read more »

Identifying the Symptoms of a Troublesome Filling

Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC often repairs chips and small cavities with a basic dental filling. These are small, durable, artificial materials that are intended to restore the strength and function of the tooth for many years to come. Should you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene, the natural bacteria living in your mouth could gradually start to infiltrate... read more »