Bonding involves the direct application of tooth-coloured composite resin and is typically used to create a more attractive smile.
Tooth-coloured fillings are an alternative to traditional metal fillings and fall into two categories; direct and indirect. Direct restorations are composite resin applied in one appointment. Indirect restorations (inlays or onlays) are made of porcelain or composite resin materials fabricated by a dental laboratory. These restorations usually take two appointments.
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