A beautiful smile leaves an everlasting impression. Anyone irrespective of their age group would love to wear an impressive smile. Smile is the only expression that is contagious, enjoyable and loved by everyone. Discolouration, broken tooth, small tipping of one or two teeth are few minor issues that can affect a person’s smile in a big way. Such people who are self-conscious about their appearance are not confident to get along socially.
Today’s dentistry open up ideal solution for such people in the form of fully customized smile makeover treatments.
Smile makeover is the process of improving the appearance of the smile through various cosmetic dental procedures such as porcelain veneers, crowns, dental bonding or teeth whitening. An endodontist or a dentist trained in cosmetic dentistry would be the best person to help out with such procedures.
Some factors to look out for if you’re planning your smile makeover –
Anyone who is not happy with their smile is the right person for cosmetic dentistry. Good oral health and hygiene is a pre-requisite before starting cosmetic dental procedures.
Right cosmetic dentist:
It’s very much imperative to choose the right dentist or Prostodontist who is trained well in cosmetic dentistry. Choosing the right dentist is perhaps the most important step you can take towards ensuring the best possible aesthetic results.
Before starting your treatment, the dentist would brief you about different options of smile make over, then take photographs of your teeth, help do the model of your smile and show you the preview.
In house Dental Laboratory:
Skill set of technicians also play a major role in dentistry. The best smiles are delivered and they are specially customized to every individual person. In house dental labs are an added advantage to get the best work done.
Some of the procedure details are as follows:
Dental bonding as the name implies, bonds a similar tooth material to a lost tooth structure. It serves both as a cosmetic and restorative procedure.
This can be done to repair broken tooth, space closure between two front teeth, replacing a missing tooth, cracked tooth, recreating a natural shape to an imperfect or stained tooth.
The most commonly used materials for such repair works are the composite.
Porcelain crowns are worn to repair cracked, decayed or root canal treated teeth & implants. It can be used to cover discoloured and abnormally shaped teeth also. They can be done as a single unit or multiple units as a bridge. Crown & bridges enables function & aesthetics of a normal natural tooth/teeth.
Stained or discoloured teeth or those with superficial enamel cracks are often covered partially by special crowns called as dental porcelain veneers. These involve very minimal tooth preparation and are usually done in the upper or lower front teeth.
Teeth Whitening or bleaching is done at clinic or at home to whiten the teeth. Bleaching helps to restore the natural bright colour of your teeth.
For more information and details book an appointment with us at Oris Dental Centre.