What is cosmetic dentistry?
Cosmetic dentistry includes techniques an treatments that are focused on helping patients correct all sorts of aesthetic issues affecting their teeth and gums, including alignment issues, cracks, chips, gaps, stains, missing teeth and more. Some popular cosmetic dentistry treatments include teeth whitening, Invisalign, dental implants, crowns and veneers. Some cosmetic dentistry treatments, like teeth whitening, are focused solely on aesthetic issues, while others, like dental implants, can help correct other types of issues as well.
What if I need lots of procedures to get a great-looking smile?
There are many cosmetic and restorative techniques available to help patients get just the results they're looking for. When multiple procedures are needed, patients may benefit from a “smile makeover,” a comprehensive approach to treatment that's based on a customized plan of care designed to address several issues in a specific sequence. Smile makeovers are carefully developed based on your own individual goals and expectations.
What can I do to make sure I get the results I'm hoping for?
Before your office visit, spend some time looking at your smile in the mirror so you have a clear idea of the issues that are concerning you. During your visit, you'll have a chance to learn about all sorts of treatment options that can help you address those concerns and have a great-looking smile.