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Karen Glerum DDS

3 Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures That Are All The Rage

July 21st, 2017

Procedure of Dental Cosmetic DentistryWho doesn´t want to have shiny, white teeth? Being able to smile confidently can play an instrumental role in building personality, displaying authority and increasing confidence, which can, in turn, positively impact one´s professional and personal life. So, if you are looking to have bright, shiny teeth, you should consider visiting the dental clinic.

So, what exactly does cosmetic dentistry mean? Well, cosmetic dentistry comprises of various different treatments that all help make your gums, teeth, and smile visually appealing. Some examples of the treatments include whitening of the teeth, ensuring proper alignment of the teeth, filling gaps, and fixing issues related to crowding etc. Cosmetic dentistry also includes the application of crowns and veneers to either cover bad teeth or cap them.

Without beating about the bush any further, here are cosmetic dentistry procedures that are all the rage in the big apple!

  1. Whitening teeth through laser treatment

Many people suffer from discolored teeth due to excessive intake of staining beverages such as coffee and red wine. Heavy smokers also tend to have discolored teeth. Thankfully, we live in the contemporary world that doesn´t have a dearth of facilities and modern technology. Hence, it is possible to whiten the teeth through procedures such as Zoom teeth whitening without making the teeth appear fake. The teeth whitening procedure common and popular throughout the globe.

  1. Replacement of tooth

There are many ways one can lose a tooth. Some may lose a tooth in a fight, in an accident, or through a freak injury. A loss of tooth can play a detrimental role in lowering one´s self-confidence. In addition to that, it can also affect one´s eating habits and delivery of speech. Fortunately, skilled dentists can easily replace the missing teeth through different procedures such as dental implants and bridges.

  1. Tooth-colored fillings

We no longer have to be content with amalgam fillings. Although they have served us well for a long period and are sturdy and durable, they are not attractive, to say the least. After all, who would want to flash a smile when their teeth are highlighted by a silver-like color?  We are lucky to live in the contemporary world where dentists use composite or white fillings as solutions to combat the decay in teeth. We look all the better because of the white fillings, don´t we?

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