Category Archives: Cosmetic Dentistry

Dental Veneers — Making Your Teeth Beautiful

Dental veneers are thin shells of porcelain that are bonded to the front of the teeth, providing a natural, attractive look. They can be used to fix chipped, stained, misaligned, worn down, uneven or abnormally spaced teeth. Types of Dental … Continue reading

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Are There Other Alternatives for Improving My Smile?

Not everyone is a candidate for whitening. Bleaching is not recommended if you have tooth-colored fillings, crowns, caps or bonding in your front teeth — the bleach will not change the color of these materials, making them stand out in … Continue reading

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Improving My Smile (Tooth Whitening and Tooth Bonding)

What Factors Affect the Color of My Teeth? Some people are born with teeth that are more yellow than others. Others have teeth that yellow with age. Your natural tooth color can also be affected by many factors. Surface stains … Continue reading

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Bonding

What is it? Bonding is the application of a tooth-colored composite resin (plastic) to repair a decayed, chipped, fractured or discolored tooth. Unlike veneers, which are manufactured in a laboratory and require a customized mold to achieve a proper fit, … Continue reading

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