In this video Dr. Zak’s dentist explains how laser is used in dentistry.
Amalgam restorations have been used to restore decayed and damaged teeth for over 150 years. Most people refer to amalgam fillings as ‘silver’ fillings because of their color when first place. But with technological advances, dentistry is now utilizing 7th generation bonding systems that are an ‘all-in-one’ system.
Composite bonding for the anterior teeth are used for minor cosmetic applications: gapped teeth, discolored teeth, chipped or fractured teeth, misaligned teeth, or to correct tooth size.
Today dentists use new materials, such as Porcelain, Zirconia which provides superior strength , fracture resistance and retention. This allow a very thin restorations with minimum tooth reduction and great aesthetic qualities.
Dr. Kopel explains how porcelain veneers can improve your smile.