inlay-onlay fillings made?
and onlay fillings can be preferred as an aesthetic treatment in case there is
not enough dental tissue to support the filling and the teeth are not damaged
enough to make a crown. This is a treatment option between filling and crown.
Before starting the application, all decay and damaged tissue in the mouth are
cleaned and the restoration is done outside the mouth by taking an impression of
the tooth. Inlay-onlay restorations are prepared either as composite or
porcelain depending on the situation, and then glued onto the teeth with
the content of Inlays-onlays?
are ceramic and fiber-reinforced composite. Material is selected depending on
the contacted material; such as natural tooth, composite, or porcelain.
circumstances should Inlay-onlays be preferred?
cleaning the area that has decayed or undergone canal treatment, there is
insufficient size of dental tissue. These teeth do not make contact with
neighboring teeth causing food we eat to accumulate in this gap and create
problems in the teeth and gums. Since they are prepared on a model, inlays and
onlays with a desired anatomical form and contact are also more resistant to
abrasion and chewing pressures than classical filling material.
long do Inlays-onlays last?
or onlays can be maintained for many years, depending on internal and external
should I take care of my inlays and onlays?
should brush, flossing and visit your dentist as usual.
What are the advantages of porcelain inlays and onlays?
and onlays are aesthetic and durable. The remaining tooth tissue is healthy,
the risk of leakage and new decay is minimal, and the dental restoration fit is
there risks of inlays-onlays?
When inlays and onlays are cemented, they may not stick together if they come
in contact with spit. Therefore, the dentist should have very good humidity