This branch of dentistry focuses on improving a person’s appearance, i.e. their smile which benefits their confidence and overall quality of life. Cosmetic dentistry is viewed in the same way as dieting, exercise and cosmetic surgery, as means of enhancing one’s physical and facial appearance.
Around 25% of people in the UK have had cosmetic dentistry with the majority of these being from London. More women than men undergo cosmetic dentistry.
COSMETIC DENTISTRY PROCEDURES
There are a variety of procedures available which improve the quality and appearance of your smile. These are:
- Composite bonding
- Dental implants
- Full mouth reconstruction
- Gum contouring
- Inlays and Onlays
- Smile makeover
- Teeth whitening
- White fillings
The choice of procedures varies between age groups. Younger people opt for teeth whitening whereas older people choose veneers, crowns or dental implants.
Cosmetic dentistry is especially popular with the 45 to 55 age group who are most likely to undergo these procedures.
Today, how you look is more a matter of choice than genes and it is no different when considering your choice of smile.
We all want healthy teeth and gums, fresh breath and the confidence and comfort to choose whatever we would like to eat. But we also want to smile freely, with poise and the assurance that our smile does what it is meant to do: to present and represent us; to be an attractive and welcoming feature.
Using the latest computer imaging technology we are now able to determine the very best solutions, show you the potential results and allow you to choose your ideal smile. You can discuss what you don’t like about your teeth, learn about your options and receive an accurate quote for the treatment involved.
The smile you deserve is only a call away.