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Somerset Dentist, Dentist in Somerset, NJ

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M I T A   A.   S H A H . D D S   [ N Y U ]

General & Cosmetic Dentistry
1707 Route 27 South
Somerset, NJ 08873

732-745-9898

Inlays and Onlays
 

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Inlays and onlays are often referred to as partial crowns. They use the existing tooth as a base and fit the inlay or onlay onto the tooth. This is done to strengthen the tooth, restore its shape, and prevent further damage. An inlay is done when there is no damage to the cusps of the tooth and the inlay can be placed right on the tooth. An inlay is used when the damage is a little more extensive.

The decayed area of the tooth is first removed during the procedure. A mold of the tooth is then taken and sent to a dental lab. They create a restoration made from porcelain, gold, or a composite resin. The restoration takes about 2-3 weeks to make, so a temporary inlay or onlay will be placed on the tooth for that time. During your next visit the inlay or onlay will be placed into your mouth and set with cement. Your tooth will look natural and you or anyone else won't be able to tell the difference.

Business Hours
Monday:10am-7pm
Tuesday:10am-7pm
Wednesday:10am-7pm
Thursday:10am-7pm
Friday:Closed
Saturday:9am-3pm
Address:
1707 Route 27 South
Somerset, NJ 08873
Telephone:
732-745-9898
 
 
 
We proudly offer inlays and onlays at our convenient location in Somerset, NJ. A Dental Inlay or Onlay is a popular cosmetic procedure that can benefit many people who are suffering from a variety of teeth appearance problems and structural flaws including chipped teeth, cracked teeth; discolored, stained, large gaps, receding gum and decaying teeth