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What Cosmetic Dentistry Can Correct
For stained, chipped, worn, or misshapen teeth, porcelain veneers provide a long-lasting solution. Veneers are thin, natural looking shells that are bonded to your tooth surfaces, creating a beautiful, brilliant smile without orthodontics, dentist teeth whitening, or a dental crown procedure.
Dental Crown Procedure
When your teeth have been compromised by decay or damage, a dental crown procedure can protect your weakened tooth structure while restoring the appearance of your smile and allowing you to keep your own natural tooth. Dental crowns are custom designed "caps" that fit over your teeth. Natural looking and durable, dental crowns are easy to care for and long-lasting.
The Dental Bridge Procedure
Bridges are a fixed replacement for one or more missing teeth. Made up of two or more custom dental crowns fused together, dental bridges effectively restore function and aestheticDesigned to replace a missing tooth, a dental bridge is a tooth restoration comprised of several connected crowns. The center crown unit serves as a substitute for your missing tooth or teeth, and the end units are bonded to the surrounding teeth with dental cement for a permanent (non-removable) replacement. Dental bridges look natural and can replace missing teeth.s to your smile. They can also keep remaining teeth from shifting out of place and altering your bite. Dental bridges can also be attached to dental implants instead of adjacent natural teeth.
Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic services in the nation. Quick, affordable, and convenient, dentist teeth whitening offers dramatic results with very little effort. Professional whitening is preferred to over-the-counter methods of any kind, as OTC whitening products are less effective and can damage soft tissue. In addition, professional dental teeth whitening products are custom designed to fit your mouth comfortably and achieve your desired shade of whiteness quickly and safely.
Metal fillings can cast a grey shadow onto your pearly whites, marring your smile. Composite fillings offer a mercury-free, tooth colored alternative. Composite fillings are tinted to match your enamel and are bonded in layers directly to your tooth structure.
Crooked teeth almost always result in cosmetic concerns, even if their misalignment isn’t causing functional problems affecting your bite. There’s a range of orthodontic treatment available today that can be tailored to your needs. We’ll help you determine which one will most effectively correct your crooked teeth and improve the aesthetics of your smile. Orthodontic treatment generally lasts between 6-24 months, depending on your unique case.