A beautiful smile tells a lot about a person. Its gives people a first impression of you even before you speak a word. If you desire to improve your smile, consider visiting a cosmetic dentist.
During your first appointment, the professionals will assess your needs and walk you through a plan designed to give you the smile you desire. Make sure you are open enough on the goals that you want to achieve in regards to your smile. The dentist will carry out a thorough dental exam on you. After that, he or she will prepare a customized treatment plan. If you have any questions and concerns about the recommended treatment, ensure that they are addressed before treatment begins.
The different dental solutions that can be used to transform your smile include
During the first appointment you will get your teeth cleaned and tips on how to clean and care for your teeth to keep them healthy in the future. Teeth cleaning is a simple procedure that takes only a few minutes. It’s mostly done in preparation of the more complex dental procedures.
Teeth whitening is an aesthetic service that can be done at home or at the dental office. The dentist might give you products to use at home for several days in order to whiten your teeth. Whitening at the dental office is a fast procedure that can be accomplished even in one visit. Whitening is done to remove stains that are caused by food, drinks, smoking and prescription drugs among many others.
Orthodontic treatment is a cosmetic dentistry Barrie procedure done to realign, shift and move teeth to the correct position. It can be achieved by use of braces or invisalign.
Bonding is done for minor repairs on chips and gaps. Tooth colored composite resin is applied to the enamel to give you a beautiful smile. The resin is hardened with the use of a special curing light. Composite resin bonding lasts for ten years or more depending on oral hygiene practices and eating habits.
Porcelain veneers and restorations are used to correct the problem of broken, cracked and badly discolored teeth. They are also used to correct tooth decay, gaps and overcrowding. Custom made porcelain veneers blend in well with the rest of the teeth. With daily flossing, brushing and regular dental checkup, they can last for 10 years or more.
A bridge is a solution for one or two adjacent missing teeth. The bridge has two crowns on the edges and the missing teeth in the middle.
Dentures are used to replace missing teeth. Depending on the number of missing teeth, one can get a full or partial denture plate.
Implants are modern alternatives to dentures and bridges for replacement of missing teeth. They have an anchor that serves as the root of the tooth giving the replacement a more natural look.
When your teeth and gums are at their best, you will be able to achieve your ideal smile.