Tuesday, November 12, 2013

dental onlay

A dental inlay is a very like a filling, with the difference that it rests within the bumps on the tooth chewing surface. A dental onlay can cover several cusps or bumps, and are larger than inlays. Inlays or onlays are smaller than crowns, but bigger than fillings. These are made of composite resin, ceramics or gold, and can be bonded into place. They are long lasting, and their lifespan depends on usual variable The teeth that need treatment, Materials used ,chewing pressure where located and of course the patient’s oral hygiene habits

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