Author: Dr Thorsten Dannheimer

General Dental Care BChD (Pret), Dip.Odont (Oral Surgery) (Pret)

What’s the difference between dental bonding & porcelain veneers?

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General Dental Care
BChD (Pret), Dip.Odont (Oral Surgery) (Pret)

In cosmetic dentistry we commonly use porcelain veneers or dental bonding to restore the surfaces of discoloured or misshapen teeth. They can be placed using one of two methods: direct or indirect. Direct composite bonding, also known as dental bonding, is a process whereby a composite resin material is directly bonded to your tooth. This method can also Read more...

Porcelain fillings and composite fillings: What are the differences and what costs are involved?

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General Dental Care
BChD (Pret), Dip.Odont (Oral Surgery) (Pret)

One of the most common misconceptions we find in dentistry is that many people think all white fillings are the same. This is far from the truth. There are fundamentally two different types of white fillings – porcelain and resin. We often compare the difference between porcelain fillings and composite fillings like the difference between your Read more...

What are the advantages of a Cerec filling over a conventional resin filling?

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General Dental Care
BChD (Pret), Dip.Odont (Oral Surgery) (Pret)

Today, with modern technology, we can offer the patient top-quality long-lasting fillings in a matter of one hour. The ever-increasing demand for aesthetic restorations (white fillings), together with increased longevity, has led to great advances in certain dental materials like porcelain. Porcelain fillings nowadays are made mostly chair- side, while you wait. The advantage of Read more...