Patients often regard restorative dentistry as a very helpful option that will always be there when they need it. True, restorative care is here for your when something goes wrong. However, if we have suggested a particular restorative treatment, that treatment may not continue to offer the oral health repair you need if you wait too long to access it. Instead, you may find yourself in greater need of repair – or your may simply need an extraction if you wait far too long. As a result, we would like to discuss some compelling reasons to act quickly if you are in need of a restoration.

Reason #1: The Problem Won’t Go Away

Unfortunately, if you find out you have a cavity, it won’t simply go away. The tooth decay will not stop progressing either. If your tooth is broken, the tissue will not regenerate. If you’re suffering from a tooth infection, the soft tissue within your tooth will not heal because this is simply something your immune system cannot thoroughly address. Allow us to treat the problem right away with restorative dentistry.

Reason #2: Repaired Tissue Provides Protection

When the structure of your tooth has been compromised, it is more likely to experience further damage. For instance, when you compare a whole tooth to a tooth with a large cavity – the tooth with the cavity reveals thin tissue areas. The damaged tooth is more likely to shatter. By restoring the tooth with a restorative dentistry repair, such as a filling or crown, you can stop worrying about additional damage.

Reason #3: With Complications Come Consequences

Whether you neglect the need for restorative dentistry and your tooth breaks, an infection abscesses, or tooth decay turns into infection, you will find that complications bring consequences. The more complex the problem becomes, the more extensive the treatment (and the more costly). Make repairs immediately.


Riverside Dental Group is happy to provide patients with preventive, cosmetic, restorative, and emergency dentistry services as well as orthodontic care. To discover more or to schedule an appointment, call us at our Riverside, CA office today at (951) 689-5031. We are also happy to serve patients from Corona, Temecula, Moreno Valley, and surrounding communities.