We have all been there at some point in our lives. We are at a party or another type of social event when get a little too acquainted with the spinach dip and bread or other appetizer. The next thing we know we are meeting someone new and as the handshake and smile are initiated all the other person can see is the remnants of the most recent snack staring back at them from our teeth.
If a simple faux pas such as bits of food in our smile can reduce our confidence and self esteem, it is easy to imagine what more sever dental issues can do. Luckily the staff at Shine Dental associates has an array of cosmetic dentistry options to tackle nearly any issue. But how do you know which procedure might be right for you?
The most common cosmetic dentistry is teeth whitening. This is recommended for those who just need a little bit of aesthetic improvement to their current smile. The tooth whitening procedure is a process of enhancing the look of your teeth by removing discoloration through the use of custom trays and whitening gel. Over time you will see significant improvement of the look of your smile, as it becomes several shades whiter with treatment. This is a quick and easy way to improve the look and feel of your mouth and to help improve your confidence.
If you need more than a simple tooth whitening, some patients will opt to go a step further and have veneers placed over discolored, crooked, or damaged teeth. A veneer is a porcelain or synthetic shell that is custom fitted and placed over your existing teeth. This can help cover up imperfections and provides nearly instantaneous results.
For more severe dental issues there are a myriad of other cosmetic dentistry options available. For missing teeth dental implants or can be fabricated to provide a permanent solution in lieu of dentures. These implants look and feel just like your natural teeth and can provide a lifetime of comfort when given the proper care. And of course traditional procedures such as shaping, crowns, and bonding are also available.
Having bad or missing teeth cannot only affect how we look, but also how we feel. If you want to restore the confidence that comes with a winning smile, then let the experts at Shine Dental Group help you decide the best cosmetic dentistry option for you.