Before and after photos on cavities caries and tooth decay mean the same thing performed in our General Dentistry office.
Extensive tooth decay (dental caries) that requires tooth extraction. The arrows in the X-ray and picture show the cavity.
Before and after photos show the cosmetic benefit of changing broken silver fillings to dental bonding.
Tooth color can be an indication of decay – a carious lesion. 1) Be suspicious when tooth color is different than you would normally expect. 2) There was a large cavity in this case.
Deep tooth decay under a small silver dental filling. Diagnosis pictures.