Dental Inlays and onlays

What are the dental Inlays and Onlays?

Inlays & OnlaysInlays and onlays may be used to place a tooth filling. Unlike flexible liners, which are molded to the shape of the mouth, inlays and onlays are made in a dental laboratory and then glued to the tooth by your dentist. An inlay is sitting in a hole in the tooth and an onlay is sitting on the tooth. They can be made tooth color, gold or composite. Different materials are adapted to different parts of the mouth and teeth parts.

Dental inlays in Miami

During the procedure with the famous North Miami Beach dentist Dr. Edderai, you will receive a local anesthetic to numb the area and any old fillings or tooth damaged bits will be removed. A mould is taken of the tooth to be repaired. The mold will guide the dental technician who performs the inlay or onlay. A temporary filling will protect the tooth before returning to our office to have the inlay or onlay glued in place. Dr. Edderai may make minor adjustments to ensure that the tooth is comfortable to bite on. Dental inlays and onlays are very strong, often for more than cram a ‘traditional ‘. They are also useful for the back teeth and major repairs for front teeth, where it can be difficult to make a white filling the natural air. In order to ensure that the inlay or onlay seems natural, we will match the color to your «natural» teeth

In addition to providing dental inlays, Dr. Edderai also performs many other dental procedures, including treatment of dental implants, porcelain veneers and Invisalign Miami patients. Our patients also come from Bay Harbor, Aventura, ft. Lauderdale, Hollywood, Miami Beach and North Miami Beach.