All of our composite restorations are BPA-free!
Reasons for composite fillings:
Dr Phillips utilizes the latest in decay removal to make your visit as comfortable as possible. In many cases you won't even need to be numb! For shallow decay a technique called air abrasion can be used, read more about it below.
Air abrasion works like a tiny sandblaster. Compressed air and an abrasive powder wear decay off your tooth.
One advantage of air abrasion is that you don't hear any noise or feel any vibration.
- Most procedures can be done without anesthesia or needles.
- Creates a high quality surface for bonding composites, veneers, etc.
- The pinpoint accuracy is precise enough that your dentist can leave behind as much healthy tooth structure as possible, allowing you to keep your own teeth longer.