Dental Blog  How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Give You an Enchanting Smile

Almost everyone wants to achieve that dazzling, perfect smile, but not everyone is born with it.  This is where cosmetic dentistry comes in.  In Cosmetic Dentistry, dental procedures are combined with aesthetic techniques developed by professionals to  improve the quality of oral hygiene.  Aesthetics is a specific field in dentistry that specializes in the cosmetic restoration of  a beautiful and healthy set of teeth.

The most common dental problems that require cosmetic dentistry are the following:

  • Cracked teeth
  • Chipped and broken tooth
  • Unevenly separated teeth
  • Stained or tooth discolored
  • Fractured teeth
  • Exposed tooth
  • Worn tooth Enamel and fillings
  • Gum diseases

At first, gum and tooth improvement or restoration procedures were fashioned for models, celebrities, movie stars, and rich individuals who felt that they require professional intervention in the beautification of their smile.  But with the advancement of new procedures, materials and techniques available today in the field of dentistry and orthodontics, doctors can now cater to a broader spectrum of patients that seek specialized help.

At Union Hills Family Dentistry, reaching that most desired celebrity smile is now attainable thanks to our modern innovations in the field of cosmetic dental surgeries.

The most popular procedures we provide include:

  • Bleaching— It is the most commonly used technique which uses a chemical process to whiten teeth.
  • Bonding—This is a tooth-colored material that fills up the gaps or changes the color of the teeth.
  • Crowns— Covers the tooth to restore it to its normal frame and appearance.
  • Dental implants—This is a surgical procedure to replace a missing tooth.
  • Inlays/Onlays— Restorations made to repair mild to moderate decay, cracked, or fractured teeth
  • Invisible Fillings— Fillings that are closely match to the color of your teeth.
  • Reshaping and contouring: This procedure is used for irregularly shaped tooth, overlapping teeth, and crooked or chipped teeth.
  • Veneers—These are thin porcelain or plastic pieces that are placed on top of the teeth to change its color or shape.

Through the aid of Cosmetic Dentistry, people suffering from low self-confidence due to damaged teeth are now able to experience the joy of having picture-perfect teeth. More importantly, it helps maintain good dental hygiene for a guaranteed beautiful and healthy smile.