Replacement of restorations

June 19th, 2014 | Live Cases | No comments

Replacement of restorations

Amalgam restorations are reputable to be long lasting. But despite the endurance, there are a couple of reasons which does not favour its usage over Composites. The case below demonstrates a result which can never be achieved using amalgam.

 

 

before replacement of posterior amalgam filling

Initial situation: Old amalgam filling with fissure caries.

after composite filling

After replacement of amalgam filling and restoration of fissure caries.