Cosmetic FAQ’s

Cosmetic FAQ’s

What are common dental problems that cosmetic dentistry can solve?
Cosmetic dentistry can help you revive your smile if you have following dental problems:

  • Stained teeth
  • Crooked teeth
  • Gaps between teeth
  • Cracked teeth
  • Worn off teeth
  • Improper gum contour
  • Excess gum tissue
  • Dark gums

What are dental veneers?

Dental veneers are thin, shell like coverings for individual teeth to alter the shape, size, color and position of teeth. They mimic the natural appearance of the teeth; hence improve the overall look of your smile.

Are dental veneers permanent?

There is no guarantee that dental veneers can be permanent. Thedexterity of clinician’s skills and proper after care of veneers by the patient determine the longevity of veneers. Dental veneers are irreversible; however they can be repaired and replaced by new veneers.

Is dental veneer treatment painful?

Dental veneers procedure is totally painless. Local anesthesia may be required in patients experiencing sensitivity.

Is tooth whitening procedure permanent?

Tooth whitening or bleaching is not permanent. It can last for up to 2 to 3 years. However, it varies from person to person and depends on patient’s dental habits.

Are there any side effects of bleaching?

There are no side effects of bleaching. Mild sensitivity may be experienced by few patients.

Why is professional tooth whitening advised over at home bleaching?

Nothing can replace professional help, so it is always advisable to seek in office bleaching treatment. You may not be able to obtain satisfying results with at home tooth whitening kits.

What is digital smile designing?

Digital smile designing is one of the recent tremendous achievements in dentistry which helps to understand relation digitally between different structures that constitute a smile. It helps to analyze and visualize your future smile even before the start of the treatment.