Tooth decay is a common dental ailment that often seen by dentists. It commonly leads to tooth pain and can affect people at any age. Tooth decay occurs when plaque has built up on your teeth and the enamel on your teeth begins to erode. Unfortunately, this is a widespread dental problem especially among children and adolescents due to bad oral hygiene habits.
Dental fillings are the standard in repairing tooth decay. Most patients will receive a tooth filling to address tooth decay at some point in their life. For mild to moderate decay, dental fillings are used to restore the health and integrity of the tooth structure.
Composite resin dental fillings can be color matched to blend naturally with your tooth. Composite fillings are highly durable and with proper oral hygiene can last for many years. Composite resin fillings can also be used to replace old metal fillings. Patients who have metal fillings, particularly in the “Smile-zone” may choose to replace them will white dental fillings for a more aesthetically pleasing smile.
Dr. Ali Sarkarzadeh offers composite resin and inlay and onlays for the treatment of tooth decay. Tooth decay is a common dental health concern that will affect most patients at some point during their life. Early diagnosis allows for conservative treatment saving patients time, money and stress. Regularly schedule bi-annual dental checkups, and routine dental cleanings can help prevent tooth decay.
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Simply the best dentist you'll ever have!!! Dental team is masterful but down to earth. Super friendly and practical staff. You will enjoy a thorough, pressure free atmosphere. So thankful to have found Congressional Dental! ♡Becky W.
I've had a number of procedures at this terrific dental practice, the latest of which was having two teeth pulled in preparation for the placement of implants. The staff is kind and considerate and more than willing to answer questions.…Teddi P.
This is such a good dental center! My husband had lots of travel, but they fit him into the schedule on short notice, did the periodontal work that we've been trying to resolve for two years (and did it well…Eric T.
I can say that no one even comes close to Dr. Sarkar's level of professionalism, care, skill and friendliness. He fixed mistakes from years ago and helped my mother tremendously. I would not see another dentist in the DMV.Gilbert A.
Simply the Best! Professional, skilled, personable, down to earth! Highest Quality Care! Super comfortable atmosphere! Great location!Becky W.
Having been through six dentists in my life and having multiple friends become dentists, I can say that no one even comes close to Dr. Sarkar's level of professionalism, care, skill and friendliness. He fixed mistakes from years ago and…Alex L.
Highly satisfied with the dental care I get here. Guys, thanks for putting up with me over the years - I can be such a needy patient. Dr. Ali is awesome and Galina the hygienist is a dream. Everyone is…Jules C.
Dental Fillings What to Expect
Dr. Sarkarzadeh can typically complete a dental filling treatment in just one visit to our Rockville, MD dentist office. Although many patients become slightly anxious at the thought of a dental filling, most experience little to no discomfort during their treatment.
Dr. Sarkarzadeh will begin treatment by administering a local anesthetic for your comfort. Once you are comfortable and numb, he will begin removing the decayed tissue from the tooth. Once all diseased material has been removed, the tooth will be thoroughly cleaned and prepared for filling. The filling material of choice will be applied to the tooth and permanently bonded. This will provide you a natural looking and comfortable surface for normal chewing and speaking. Your tooth filling should last for many years with good oral hygiene and routine dental care.
The goal of dental fillings is to protect the tooth from any further damage and preserve the natural tooth to support your long term oral health. Dental fillings can also be used to repair chipped, fractured, or worn teeth.
If tooth decay is ignored, it will progress into a larger problem and a filling will not be able to fix it. Dental fillings are necessary treat decay to avoid needing a dental crown, a root canal or even a tooth extraction.
Preventing tooth decay starts at home with good oral hygiene habits. Good daily oral hygiene and routine dentist appointments are the keys to minimizing your risk of tooth decay, thus minimizing your risk of needing a tooth filling, and can provide the foundation for lifelong dental health.
Why choose Congressional Dental?
Congressional Dental Care in Rockville, MD is your local dental home for all of your oral health needs. From routine disease prevention to treatment for complex concerns, Dr. Ali Sarkarzadeh offers an individualized patient experience that sets us apart from other local dentists.
We offer the convenience of full services for all types of dental implants under one roof and advanced cosmetic treatment options for enhancing the appearance of your smile. We believe that everyone should feel great about their smile and share it confidently in both social and professional settings.