When the chewing surface of a molar is damaged, you may need more than a simple dental filling to restore that tooth.

Suppose a filling isn’t enough to repair the damage, but a full dental crown isn’t needed. In that case, Dr. Farid may recommend an inlay or an onlay as an alternative solution.

  • An inlay is a ceramic restoration that’s bonded within the center of the tooth
  • An onlay is a ceramic restoration that extends over the edge(s) of the damaged tooth

Instead of having inlays and onlays created at an off-site dental lab, the Harmony Dental Group team fabricates your customized restorations right in our office using our CEREC machine. A computer-aided manufacturing technology, CEREC designs and crafts custom inlays and onlays in one single visit.

Call Harmony Dental Group today to learn more about this conservative restoration treatment and take the first steps to a healthier, pain-free mouth.

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