Could Tooth-Colored Fillings be Improved?
Composite resin is a material that has revolutionized dental fillings. Instead of having a dark, unsightly metal filling in your tooth, composite allows your dentist to customize the filling material so that it blends flawlessly with your smile.
While these fillings are durable, they typically need to be replaced after seven to ten years due to the normal wear and tear of chewing and the power of biting forces. The question that researcher Dr. Guido Pauli is asking is could composite resin be improved to provide even more durability to dental fillings in Irvine, CA?
Scientists Are Making Improvements
Dr. Pauli and his team of scientists at the University of Illinois at Chicago ...