Cosmetic Dentistry
Dental Veneers
Dental VeneersPorcelain veneers, dental porcelain laminates, are custom porcelain covers for your teeth that can help brighten front teeth that have permanent stains or discoloration that can't be whitened. Veneers are a long term solution to changing the color of your teeth, to correct small gaps between the teeth, straighten teeth and to restore broken, chipped or fractured teeth. Veneers are natural looking and strong.
Bonding A technique used to adhere tooth colored material to teeth in a very conservative fashion. Bonding is most frequently used to close spaces (gaps) and change the color of your teeth. Bonding can be very durable when used in the proper place under proper conditions. Bonding usually lasts approximately 5-8 years.
Enamel Contouring and Reshaping
Contouring and Reshaping This is a process used to shape natural teeth to improve their appearance. This shaping is to correct minor problems such as small chips, pointy teeth, rough edges and minor changes in shape and position.
Dental Crowns and Caps
Dental Crowns and Caps In some cases where a tooth is composed of a lot of filling material and is very weak, it may be necessary to restore this tooth with a crown or cap. Crowns may be composed of porcelain so that there will not be a black line.
Dental Bridge
Dental Bridge These are 2 options to replacing missing teeth. The choice of which one to use is dependent on a number of factors such as the tooth that is missing, the surrounding bone, the surrounding teeth, the bite and general health of the patient.