Question: I’ve never been happy with my smile. What can I do to make it better?
Answer: Smiles are one of the most visible characteristics of our faces. With dentistry’s many advances, patients no longer have to settle for stained, chipped, misaligned, or misshapen teeth. There are many choices available that can help you achieve the smile you’ve always wanted. Teeth whitening procedures are often a good place to start. For some, a brighter smile is all it takes complete a dental makeover. For others, more substantial treatment may be needed. For example, simple resin bonding can close small gaps in the smile or reshape teeth. Porcelain veneers and crowns are fantastic choices when large scale changes in tooth shape and color are desired. For misaligned teeth, braces are a terrific option to improve one’s smile, and they’re not just for kids anymore. More and more adult patients are opting to get braces so they can finally have that perfect smile. If you feel like you can no longer smile with confidence, call your dentist today to find out which of these choices in cosmetic dentistry will work for you.