The Dental Board of California
Dental Materials Fact Sheet
As required by Chapter 801, Statutes of 1992, the Dental Board of California has prepared the attached fact sheet to summarize information on the most frequently used restorative dental materials. The information on the attached fact sheet is intended to encourage discussion between the patient and dentist regarding his/her selection of dental materials best suited for the patient’s dental needs. It is not intended to be complete guide to dental materials science.