What Can a Cosmetic Dentist Do?

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Cosmetic Dentists help enhance or improve the appearance of the teeth, gums, or jaw. When patients are not happy with their smile, or those who have chipped, cracked, or misshapen teeth, cosmetic dentistry can help give you that perfect smile. Cosmetic dentistry focuses on the overall appearance of a patient’s smile including the color, position, shape, and size of the teeth. Understanding what a cosmetic dentist can do will help you decide what type of dentist you may need.

Cosmetic dentistry offers many services to enhance your smile. We offer a detailed consultation process that allows our team to examine your teeth and mouth to determine the recommended treatment. We also take the time to let the patient explain their concerns, and what they like or dislike about their smile. Our team is there every step of the way to help guide our patients, and choose a treatment that works best for them.

What Cosmetic Services Are Available?

• Smile Makeovers
• Facial Rejuvenation
• Teeth Whitening
• Invisalign
• Gum Contouring
• Dental Crowns
• Porcelain Veneers
• Dental Bonding
• Dental Implants

Cosmetic dentistry can help brighten your smile, straighten your teeth, and make your teeth look more uniform and natural. If you have damage or an injury, you do not need to live with these issues. Cosmetic dentistry can help fix these imperfections. Missing teeth can be corrected, and you can enjoy a beautiful smile without anyone knowing you had missing teeth. Leaving missing teeth in your mouth can lead to bone loss or other complications, so it is important to address your issues as soon as possible.

Looking to Take That Next Step?

Taking that first step to call our office is all you have to do to get on the road to a beautiful smile you can be proud to show off. Creating beautiful smiles is what we do, and our team is here to provide the very best care available. Using the latest technology we can transform your teeth into a bright white smile.
If you are unhappy with your smile, or are interested in finding out what procedures are available, contact our office, and our staff will be happy to set up your consultation.

Designing A Better Smile, What Is It And How Is It Done?

Designing A Better Smile, What Is It And How Is It Done

The smile can be defined as a facial expression with which multiple emotions can be expressed through the movements of the lips and with the included teeth. Dental aesthetics was recognized as a specialty in the eighteenth century where civilizations sought beauty also in this part of the face. This dental specialty is based on different techniques and principles to achieve a pleasant, natural and very integrated smile to the characteristics of each patient.

The main objective of dental aesthetics is to improve this aesthetic area of ​​the mouth, the smile, maintaining the naturalness of the teeth and its harmonic beauty, also respecting the aesthetics and anatomy of the teeth, making a very natural and beautiful smile. One of the most frequent reasons for consultation is the improvement of the aesthetic area of ​​the face, the smile. This part can influence the daily life of people causing insecurities, social limitations and having great importance to express any type of emotion. Through technological advances and improvements in dental procedures there are multiple treatment options to improve the smile. Thanks to these advances, the smile can be digitally designed for each individual patient.

WHAT IS SMILE DESIGN?

The digital smile design (in English) or smile design is a dental procedure with which through a computer program specialized in dental aesthetics, the patient can observe before starting the aesthetic treatment the result that will be obtained when it is finished.

What Is Smile Design

The main objective of this procedure is to be able to properly analyze the characteristics of the patient, whether facial or in particular the dental area, and analyze all the parameters to obtain a personalized design for each particular case. In this way give harmony and stability to the stomatognathic system and the patient can see and comment before starting with the dental aesthetic treatment. Thus establishing a treatment approach obtaining a better aesthetic result.

Thus, through this tool, the aesthetic specialist can explain and show the design with images so that the patient can set expectations of how the smile itself will be and be able to have a guarantee of the results that can be obtained, make the modifications they want get your own design in advance and have an accurate smile design. In order to perform it, a perfect integration of the dental and facial composition of each patient is essential, including the relationship of the teeth with the soft tissues and the facial part to analyze the parameters and establish an adequate design.

HOW IS THE SMILE DESIGN DONE?

To be able to make the design of smiles, photographic records must be taken, both intraoral and extraoral, as well as a model of the oral cavity (by means of an intraoral scan or the taking of models with special pastes). With these obtained models you can analyze the position, size and shape of the teeth.

The smile design is done by the specialist in dental aesthetics thanks to a computer program. With this program you can properly analyze the characteristics that the patient has both in the dental and face sector to be able, with these parameters, to design a personalized smile. In order to properly analyze and design the smile it is essential to analyze all the components:

  • Dental the elements analyzed are the dimensions of the teeth, the shape, their position, the midline of the teeth and their symmetry.
  • Soft tissues, such as gum, gingival health and the presence or absence of interdental papillary.
  • Facials Also other parameters such as the patient’s age and personality.

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