Inlay/ Onlay is a good choice when a patient has a damaged molar tooth. In the past, dentists would remove the decayed part of a natural tooth, and then filled the tooth with metal.
However, this kind of fixing was not long-lasting. Besides, frequently filling the natural tooth would bring further damage to it. Now Inlay/ Onlay is becoming increasingly popular due to the following reasons:
1. Precise fitting, long-lasting 2. Aesthetically appealing