Aesthetic Dentistry or Cosmetic Dentistry covers a multitude of procedures that improves the beauty, health and appearance of your smile.
- Tooth Whitening
- Dental Crowns
- Dental Bridges
- Dental Inlays and Onlays
- Composite Resin (Tooth Colored Material) Fillings Replacement
- Dental Bonding
Combinations of aesthetic dentistry techniques with other dental treatments fields are used to achieve a smile makeover.
Overview of Cosmetic Dentistry Terms
Tooth whitening whitens discolored teeth. The whitening agent is applied on teeth and light is used to activate the gel in whitening teeth. The entire process is complete in just over an hour. BriteSmile teeth whitening and Zoom teeth whitening are popular in-office whitening methods.
Veneers or dental porcelain laminates and lumineers are ultra-thin shells of ceramic material bonded to the front of teeth used to mask discolorations, and irregularities in teeth to improve a smile .
Dental crowns or dental caps cover and encase the visible tooth surface above the gumline. Dental crowns protect a root canal treated tooth as well as give better esthetics to teeth.
A dental bridge consists of units of crowns joined together to form a bridge. Dental Bridges and dental implants are used to replace missing gaps in teeth.
Dental inlays are porcelain pieces used on the inner cusp tips of teeth. Dental Onlays extends over one or more of the cusps of the tooth.
Fillings replacement is the process of having silver amalgam fillings replaced by composite resin or tooth-colored filling materials for a more natural and esthetic look.
Dental bonding or composite veneers is a procedure in which a tooth-colored resin material is applied and hardened with a special light to restore or improve a person's smile.