Not all healthy teeth look perfect. You can have a healthy smile that still has tooth imperfections causing you to conceal your smile from others. At Molson Park Dental Office, we understand that it is stressful to be ashamed of your teeth. In fact, others may view you as inherently unhappy or impolite if you cannot smile with confidence. If this sounds like your situation, cosmetic dentist, Dr. Adam Chapnick has a variety of options to make your teeth healthy, inside and out.
Tooth bonding, also called dental bonding, is one technique he uses to correct physical teeth imperfections, such as:
How Tooth Bonding Alters the Look of Teeth
Dr. Chapnick and his team in Barrie or Toronto can use tooth bonding to alter the appearance of your teeth in just one office visit, in most cases. Composite resin material, which has a putty-like consistency, is placed on your problem teeth. Dr. Chapnick then molds the resin to your tooth in order to cover your tooth imperfection and shape your tooth to its proper dimensions. He uses his artistic abilities to blend the material with your tooth and have it appear natural and healthy.
What to Expect During Tooth Bonding
There are several steps involved in tooth bonding:
Advantages and Disadvantages of Dental Bonding
Tooth bonding has several advantages:
The disadvantages include:
If you reside Barrie or Toronto, and would like to learn more about tooth bonding, please contact the cosmetic dental team led by Dr. Adam Chapnick at Molson Park Dental Office to schedule an initial consultation.