If you're interested in shaping or altering the look of your smile, cosmetic dentistry may be the answer. A patient may complain about the color of their teeth, the shape of their teeth, or even the size/span of their gums in relation to their teeth. These issues can lead to self-
Once you have found a cosmetic dentist with whom you'd like to work -
Of course, we all desire a mouth of pearly white teeth, but it is rarely offered to us. Everyday substances like coffee and food slowly stain our teeth, and genetics play a huge role in the whiteness and brightness of our teeth. As a result, many of us look to whitening procedures to restore a bright, white smile.
To bleach your teeth, your dentist will often send you home with a whitening kit. It will be form-
Laser whitening is less common, but very fast and effective. Using lasers to whiten teeth works by forcing the chemical process of tooth whitening to kick in faster. Your dentist will first protect your gums with a barrier, then use a small laser to activate the bleaching solution and foam the stains from your teeth.
Dental bonding is a fairly common cosmetic procedure that allows one to alter the shape, size, and even color of his or her teeth. By applying a durable dental resin to the tooth and allowing it to dry and harden, your dentist can reshape or resize your teeth to your specifications.
Reducing Gum Size
To reduce gum size, the procedures themselves are relatively straightforward. The first option is the removal of a small portion of the gums that are exposed during a smile. (This will be accomplished with a dental laser.) The procedure is generally pain-
The other option is also surgical -
Brought to you by Discount Dental Service®
Effective Immediately -
Save 15% with Annual Memberships!