Cosmetic dentistry is a multi-disciplinary approach involving procedures that enhance the aesthetics of your smile, using crowns, veneers and whitening to create a natural, beautiful result. Your smile is important. It affects your confidence, self-esteem and even your ability to make a good first impression.
are very thin pieces of durable, tooth shaped porcelain that are custom made by a professional dental laboratory to match the shape and color of your natural teeth. They are bonded onto the front of teeth to create a beautiful, attractive smile.
is successful in at least 90 percent of patients; consider whitening if your teeth are darkened from age, coffee, tea or smoking. Teeth that are stained yellow, brown or orange respond better to lightening. Gray stains caused by fluorosis, smoking or tetracycline are lightened, but the results are not as dramatic.
filling is used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks, fractures, etc. The decayed or affected portion of the tooth will be removed and then filled with a composite (tooth colored) filling. Because composite fillings are tooth colored, they can be closely matched to the color of existing teeth, and are more aesthetically suited for use in front teeth or the more visible areas of the teeth.