Cosmetic Dentistry: teeth whitening, ceramic crowns (tooth color), bridgework and veneers.
Cosmetic dentistry is a procedure that the experts perform to improve the appearance of teeth and smile. In some cases cosmetic dentistry helps to improve and restore some parts, thus offering additional benefits.
Are you a candidate for cosmetic dentistry?
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Cosmetic Dentistry treatments:
- Dental ceramic crowns (tooth color)
- Teeth whitening
What are porcelain veneers?
Porcelain veneers, is a very popular, versatile, conservative, painless procedure that can address dental concerns. It is also known as dental veneers. They are made from a very thin, durable layer of porcelain or ceramic material that is bonded to the front of the tooth to create a natural and beautiful looking appearance that will improve your smile. A consultation with the doctor is required to evaluate if porcelain veneers are the best option to accomplish patient’s needs.
The benefits of Porcelain Veneers
Porcelain veneers can correct several types of tooth imperfections, including:
- Gaps between teeth
- Deep stains and discoloration
- Uneven or irregularly shaped teeth
- Short or worn teeth
Dental ceramic crowns: Are custom made porcelain restorations that encircle the tooth completely to achieve better aesthetics or make the tooth less prone to fracture.
Teeth whitening: Do you want to improve the appearance of your smile? Certain food, beverages, tobacco products and even aging can cause stains on your teeth over time. Your teeth can become discolored and dull. Whitening treatments can brighten your teeth to a more vibrant shade of white in just one office visit. Our whitening treatments can improve your smile for a healthier, and more youthful look. During the consultation, the doctor will help you decide which whitening treatment can deliver you the best outcome.
Teeth whitening to make your teeth white again.
Whitening teeth get dull and stained due to the colorants and dyes of the foods we constantly consume. Wine, coffee and tea being the most likely staining agents. Also, aging makes our teeth darker overtime.
Before you decide to get teeth whitening you must have a thorough dental examination to rule out any cavities, tooth fracture or gum disease. If you fulfill these requirements we have good news for you, you are a great candidate for teeth whitening!
Types of whitening:
In office whitening. Done at the dental office and it takes around 2 hours to achieve great results.
Take-Home Whitening Kits
This type of whitening uses custom made mouth guards and the same gel we use at the dental office but in a lesser concentration due to FDA regulations. With this kind of whitening you will be able to maintain the beautiful shade you achieved after the laser treatment in the comfort of your home. Usually take up to a week to achieve desired results.
Professional Crest White Strips
This strips are formulated for quick and subtle change in the privacy of your home. Just 30 minutes a day for one week and you will have a brighter smile. Professional strips contain higher gel concentration that the pharmacy strips. It might take up to 2 weeks to achieve desired results.
Please call and make an appointment to find out if you are a good candidate for whitening.
To get more understanding of this process, please schedule a consultation with the office at any time.
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