Cosmetic dentistry is concerned with the appearance of teeth and the enhancement of a person's smile. In this field, the emphasis is on the art of dentistry, not just the science. On the surface, creating white teeth, or even whole new teeth in general, may not appear to be that complicated. Yet cosmetic dentistry requires a good eye, a thorough understanding of dental anatomy, and a mastery of dental materials. Beyond that, the dentist must be able to communicate his or her vision to a laboratory technician — a key player in the realization of any smile makeover. Though cosmetic dentistry is not a recognized specialty within the dental profession, it takes years of extensive study and training to be able to perform the many cosmetic dental procedures now available to the highest standards.
Cosmetic dentistry refers to dental treatments that are designed to enhance the smile and correct chipped, cracked, discolored, and unevenly spaced teeth. From porcelain veneers to tooth-colored fillings, patients can choose from a variety of dental solutions to restore the health and vitality of their smile.
Aesthetic dental treatments can be performed to correct everything from minor flaws in the smile to severe tooth discoloration, missing teeth, and uneven spacing between teeth. The following is a list of common aesthetic dentistry options:
A bright white smile can be achieved by bleaching your teeth. Main causes of stained teeth are smoking, coffee, tea and medications. Teeth whitening can be done at our office, which takes couple of hours and need prior appointment 043795388. The Home teeth whitening involves wearing a custom fit mouth tray that contains a concentrated hydrogen peroxide gel which will bleach teeth to a brighter whiter smile. During the first visit, your dentist will take an impression of your teeth after making sure your teeth are free of plague and tartar. From this impression, a custom mouth trays made specifically for your mouth. On your second visit, dentist will show you how to apply the gel to the tray place it into your mouth. The amount of time you must wear your mouth guard depends on how badly your teeth are stained as well as the concentration of gel used.
Veneers are custom made tooth colored shells that are bonded to your teeth with dental cement or bonding adhesive. This recover the front surface of a tooth and can help improve your appearance and smile by covering up a tooth that is discoloured, misshapen or worn down. Veneers can also close gaps between your teeth or repair chipped tooth. Types of veneers – porcelain veneers, lumineers, composite veneers. Porcelain veneers are the most common type of veneers. Porcelain has a very shiny surface. They closely resembles your enamel and will give you a more natural and translucent appearance. In addition, porcelain is stain resistant and it is also very friendly to your gums.
Cosmetic bonding is not only low cost but also one of the simplest in dental cosmetic procedures. This helps to improve the appearance of discoloured teeth, chipped teeth, close gaps between teeth or to lengthen teeth. We use a color guide to achieve the best possible results.
This is the most popular treatment to enhance smile and appearance. Our dentist will be able to advice you to achieve best cosmetic results and maintain the healthy smile you can retain for life.