The concept of a “filling” is replacing and restoring your tooth structure that is damaged due to decay or fracture with a material. We can replace old, broken-down amalgam/metal fillings that contain traces of mercury with white fillings (composites) that will make your teeth stronger and your smile more attractive.

A filling is the name of a dental procedure in which a material such as silver amalgam or a composite (white) filling is used to treat a decayed tooth. This material is inserted into the tooth where it then prevents the further spread of decay or repairs any damage.

This treatment stops the decay from spreading into the root where it will cause a serious infection, e.g. an abscess. This also removes the need for a tooth extraction.

The silver amalgam filling is the traditional type of filling which is composed of various metals such as copper, tin and mercury. This combination helps to retain the normal function of the tooth.

The composite white filling is a synthetic combination of acrylic resin and glass which has a white colour thereby enabling it to match the colour of the tooth. This is also chosen for aesthetic reasons as many people prefer to have fillings which match the rest of their teeth rather than the distinctive silver filling.

The main advantage of silver amalgam fillings is their durability. These fillings can last for more than 10 years or more compared to other types of fillings.

Composite white fillings have a natural colour which is similar to the colour of your natural teeth and so blends it well with them. Plus there have been issues raised about the safety of silver amalgam fillings due to their mercury content which has prompted some people to switch to composite fillings instead.

In regard to inlays and onlays: these fillings are less extensive than a normal filling, are easy to care for and long lasting.

Silver amalgam fillings have attracted some negative press commentary which is related to their use of mercury. There have been reports of people developing a health problem which is linked to mercury poisoning although the risk is considered very small.

The alternative is to choose a composite white filling or inlays and onlays.

Composite white fillings come with a range of benefits but they have their disadvantages as well.

We will begin by completely removing any tooth decay. If tooth decay has progressed beneath the enamel layer of the tooth, some numbing may be required. Your tooth will be cleaned, and a primer will be applied to the area being restored, to open pores in the enamel and dentin. A bonding agent is then applied and cured so that it can adhere to the cosmetic filling material.

The cosmetic filling material is then placed inside the tooth and shaped to resemble your natural tooth. Then it is hardened using a strong curing light. Once the white filling hardens, your dentist will check your bite to make sure your teeth fit together properly, as well as make any adjustments necessary to ensure a perfect fit. We will then smooth and polish your new filling to give it a clean, white look that matches your natural teeth.

Everyone deserves a great smile. For some people, that means a smile free of unattractive silver dental fillings. At Advanced Dental & Medical Care, our cosmetic dental professionals are specially trained in cosmetic dental fillings. Not only can we treat tooth decay, but we can also make your smile brighter in the process.

If properly cared for, your cosmetic fillings can last anywhere from 5 to 15 years! Below are general tips to get the maximum life out of your cosmetic fillings. Our dentist will recommend additional guidelines during your office visits.

  1. Use toothpaste with fluoride
  2. Brush and floss twice daily
  3. Avoid foods and drinks of extreme hot or cold temperatures
  4. Avoid grinding teeth or eating hard foods as this can cause fillings to crack
  5. Consult our dentist if you are experiencing sharp pains or prolonged sensitivity
  6. Visit our office regularly for dental check-ups and follow-up care for your cosmetic fillings

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HYGIENIC PLACE

VERY PLEASURE CLEAN AND HYGIENIC PLACE I LIKED THE STAFF BEHAVIORS AND WELCOMING. I THINK THE DOCTOR DID JOB ON MY TEETH AND WOULD LIKE TO MEET HIM IN THE FUTURE THANK YOU

FANELEY
BRISBANE
AUSTRALIA

FANTISTIC EXPERIENCE !!!

LASER TREATMENT FOR THE REMOVAL OF AN EXCESS TISSUE WAS FANTASTIC EXPERIENCE. IT WAS COMPLETELY PAINLESS WITH NO ANTIBIOTICS OR STITCHES. WOULD DEFINITELY RECOMMEND THIS TREATMENT AT YOUR CLINIC TO ANYONE WHO NEEDS IT.

MANPREET
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

VERY EFFICIENT. RCT WAS DONE

VERY EFFICIENT. RCT WAS DONE IN MINIMUM PAIN. STAFF AND CO DOCTORS ARE VERY COUTEOUS.

SANJAY HARLALKA
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

CAME FOR THE FIRST TIME

CAME FOR THE FIRST TIME TO THE DENTIST. HA D AC COMFORT ZONE. WILL ALWAYS COME BACK TO DR. CHANDEL!!!

HARMINDER SINGH
TORONTO
CANADA

WILL RECOMMEND TO ALL !!

WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE! DOCTOR AND STAFF ARE WELL TRAINED PROFESSIONALS. DOCTOR HIMSELF IS VERY ACCOMMODATING. DUE TO DOCTOR’S EXPERTISE IN HIS FIELD MY TREATMENT OF TEETH WAS MADE PLEASANT. NOW MY MOUTH IS HAVING NICE LOOKING TEETH WHICH GIVE NATURAL LOOK. I WILL LIKE TO RECOMMEND TO MY AQUAINTANCES.

AMARJIT SINGH
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

UNPLEASANT CAVITIES TREATMENT

DEEPTI HOW UNPLEASANT CAVITIES AND BAD TEETH ARE, OR DR CHANDLE HAS ALWAYS MADE FIXING THEM A PLEASURABLE EXPERIENCE. HE ALWAYS PROVIDES ME COUNSELLING ON VERY ASPECT OF THE PROCEDURE AND PATIENTLY EXPLAINS THE DETAILS. HE ALWAYS HAD A GREAT EXPERIENCE HERE & HE IS THE ONLY PERSON I COME TO FOR DENTAL WORK EVEN THOUGH I LOVE ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD.

DEEPTI SINGH
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

EXCELLENT JOB DONE BY DR

EXCELLENT JOB DONE BY DR CHANDEL. HE IS GOOD FRIEND, PHILOSOPHER AND GUIDE. WELL SATISFIED WITH IN EXPERIENCED PERSON.

PRAZAPATI
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

IT IS A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCES

IT IS A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCES MY SON IS LOOKING AS WELL AS FEELING BETTER THAN PREVIOUS CONDITION.

RISHABH RATHORE
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

PLEASURABLE AND WONDERFUL!

A VERY RARE PLEASURABLE AND RERELAXING TREATMENT AT THIS DENTIST’S HANDS. HE HAS DONE A WONDERFUL JOB IN BRINGING THE BEST TO MY TEETH. CONSIDERATE AND EXPLAINS THE WORK OPTIONS CAREFULLY AND UNDERTAKES THE TASKS GENTLY WITH MINIMUM DISCOMFORT.
P.S. OPEN A CLINIC AT LONDON. 🙂

H.S. BASI
LONDON
U.K.

A DENTAL PLEASURE!

IT WAS A PLEASURE GETTING MY TEETH DONE BY YOU. IT WAS LEAST PAINFUL AND MOST EFFECTIVE.

GURINDER SINGH KHAIRA
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE

VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE

MEENAKSHI SHARMA
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

excellent job rendered by dr.vinod

excellent job rendered by dr.vinod chendle. always handle his pateint with simle when reduces 50% problem itself . very good painless procedure. fully satisfaid..

khem raj garg
chandigarh
india

very good experence. will recommend

very good experence. will recommend to others.

mrs. manmeet kaur
chandigarh
india

KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK !!

EXCELLENT JOB ON THE TEETH. VERY GOD SERVICE .WE LOVED IT.

WILLIAM
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

VERY PLEASING WORK

VERY PLEASING WORK

DR.VIRENDER KUMAR B.D.S
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

EXCELLENT TREATMENT VERY GOOD

EXCELLENT TREATMENT VERY GOOD

AJAY THAKUR
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE!

THINGS HAVE BEEN EASY FOR ME SINCE I GOT DENTAL IMPLANTS DONE. I AM ABLE TO CHEW FOOD WHICH HAS MADE EATING ENJOYABLE. THE STAFF HAS BEEN VERY COOPERATIVE. I NEVER FELT ANXIOUS FOR SUCH PROCEDURE. I THANK DR VINOD FOR HELPING ME OUT IN NEED.

TILOK CHAND
HIMACHAL
INDIA

Doctor with great Patience and Services Skills

Finally, a solution(best one indeed) for my messed up situation with teeth was found with Dr. Chandel. Highly satisfied with his precise work, knowledge/explanation of the procedure and valuable advice.. One of the best qualities of him was his PATIENCE to deal with my case. I will always recommend to anyone with tooth problems. Deeply thankful to you doctor.

Jagraj Singh
Mohali
India

IT IS GOOD TO ME

IT IS GOOD TO ME TO COME HERE,AS THE CLINIC IS VERY NEAT AND CLEAN, STAFF”S ARE POLITE, AND THE PROCEDURE WHAT THEY DO IS TO THE SATISFACTION, APART FROM COST.

C.UMA RANI
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

EXCELLENT SETUP

THIS IS AN EXCELLENT CLINIC WITH A DOCTOR WHO IS HIGHLY KNOWLEDGEABLE AND TECHNICALLY STRONG. THE SUPPORTING STAFF IS ALSO VERY COOPERATIVE AND COURTEOUS.

G S MATOO
CHANDIGARHG
INDIA

Very Nice Services

Very Intelligent and Polite.Very Intelligent and Polite.Very Intelligent and Polite.Very Intelligent and Polite.

Vishal Mahajan
Chandigarh
India

I AM SATISFIED WITH THE

I AM SATISFIED WITH THE RESULTS. DR VINOD IS DOING A VERY GOOD JOB WITH GOOD NATURE. REGARDS AND
BEST WISHES .

RAKESH BALA
MOHALI
INDIA

DR VINOD IS ONE OF

DR VINOD NIS ONE OF THE MOST INSPIRING PERSONALITY I HAVE MET IN MY LIFE. HE IS TRULY SRK ( SHAH RUKH KHAN ) OF DENTISTRY !!! I WISH HIM GOOD LUCK.

DR SIDDHARTH
CHANDIGARH
INDIA

EXPERIENCE VERY GOOD

EXPERIENCE VERY GOOD

VAISHALI
CHANDIGARH
INDIA