Dental Veneers

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Dental Veneers Vivica’s Veneers: the Making of a Hollywood Smile What’s an actor’s most important feature? According to Vivica A. Fox, whose most recent big-screen role was in Independence Day: Resurgence, it’s what you see right up front. “On screen, your smile and your eyes are the most inviting things that…

Veneers

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Veneers Teeth that are badly stained, shaped or crooked may be improved by a veneer placed on the surface of the affected teeth. Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with…

Teeth Whitening

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Teeth Whitening Whitening procedures have effectively restored the smile of people with stained, dull, or discolored teeth. The darker tissue of your teeth, the dentin, can become exposed as the outer layer of enamel is worn away by the effects of aging or things like caffeine and tobacco. Food particles…

Bleaching

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Bleaching Bleaching and non-bleaching products are the two basic kinds of whitening products available today. Non-bleaching products normally use abrasives or chemicals and only remove surface stains on teeth. Bleaching products work with a chemical called peroxide and can brighten your teeth several shades. Another process employs the use of…

Chipped, Cracked, and Worn Teeth

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Chipped, Cracked, and Worn Teeth Special thin laminates, called veneers, can often be used to correct discolored, worn down, cracked and chipped teeth. Veneers can also be used to close unsightly gaps between teeth. Stronger types of veneers made of porcelain, also called composite veneers, typically last longer because they…

Implants

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Implants Before development of dental implants, dentures were the only alternative to replacing a missing tooth or teeth. Implants are synthetic structures that are placed in the area of the tooth normally occupied by the root. Implants are anchored to the jawbone or metal framework on the bone and act…

Grafts

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Grafts Soft tissue grafts are sometimes performed to treat gum disease, or correct other abnormalities. The procedure involves taking gum tissue from the palate or another donor source to cover an exposed root in order to even the gum line and reduce sensitivity. Periodontal procedures are available to stop further…

Old and Unsightly Fillings

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Old and Unsightly Fillings Newer kinds of fillings made from composite resins and porcelain can restore unsightly fillings; many people are surprised how natural these kinds of filling materials can make a tooth once covered by the old-fashioned silver amalgams. MEMBERSHIPS Contact Us First NameLast NamePhoneEmail* Would You Like to…

Bonding

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Bonding Bonding is a process in which an enamel-like material is applied to a tooth`s surface, sculpted to an ideal shape, hardened, and then polished for an ideal smile. This procedure usually can be accomplished in a single visit. Bonding is often performed in order to fill in gaps or…

Excessive or Uneven Gums

You are here:HomeCategory “Cosmetic Dentistry” Excessive or Uneven Gums Many people inherit the problem of excessive or uneven gums. An aesthetic surgical procedure called a gum lift can be used to correct this problem. MEMBERSHIPS Contact Us First NameLast NamePhoneEmail* Would You Like to Schedule an Appointment?*YES – Please contact me to set up my…