Cosmetic Dentistry

Inlay and Onlays

Inlays and onlays are an alternative to traditional fillings and crowns. They provide a secure, durable and a robust solution to tooth decay and similar damage.

The difference between an inlay and an onlay is the location of the repair. Inlay’s repair the center of the tooth. Whereas, onlay’s repair the cusps or points of the tooth.

Inlays and Onlays are sometimes considered a more conservative substitute to tooth repair in instances such as, full dental crowns. The benefits to getting an inlay or onlay are not only aesthetic but functional. They provide:

* Custom fit and a great alternative to a crown

* More difficult to discolor than resin filling

* A minimum amount of tooth material is removed

* Can make your teeth easier to clean because the fit is custom

* Seal the teeth better than direct composite fillings

* Can strengthen and stabilize your tooth

* Can protect weak areas of your teeth

Inlays and Onlays are a type of indirect dental restoration technique that treats the infected or damaged area in two steps: the first step is to prepare the inlay/onlay and the second step is to insert the inlay/onlay. Thus, inlays/onlays require 2 visits to complete.

Emergency Care

After Hours Emergency Dental Services are available, dial (03) 9372 9222 (Emergency fee applies).

Conveniently located within minutes from Melbourne CBD, our practice in Moonee Ponds provides an After Hours Dental Emergency Service.

Dental Emergencies include pain relief, sports dental injuries, lost fillings and crowns and chipped/fractured teeth.

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