Learn about Gold and Porcelain Onlays used to restore a damaged tooth in cosmetic dentistry.
Porcelain materials. Because, porcelain materials are very strong materials, therefore that have been created for: fabricating crowns; veneers; inlays in modern dentistry.
Inlays and Onlays longevity. They used as indirect fillings and offer a well-fitting, stronger, longer lasting solution to tooth decay. Inlays and Onlays are not likely to discolor over time as tooth-colored resin fillings often do. Inlays and Onlays preserve the maximum amount of healthy tooth structure while restoring decayed or damaged areas, to ensure functional longevity.
Gold and Porcelain Onlays. Dr. Kopel explains how dentists restore a damaged tooth using inlays and onlays. Today dentists use porcelain instead of gold because porcelain onlays rely only on bond strength.