Your smile plays a major role in how you perceive yourself and the impression you make on others. Treatments to enhance your smile and improve the appearance of teeth is generally referred to as Cosmetic Dentistry. Surveys have shown that more than any other feature – hair, eyes or body- the smile is what both women and men find most attractive in each other. A charming smile can open doors and help overcome barriers to a fuller, richer life.
- Are you confident when smiling, do you ever put your hand over your mouth when you smile?
- Do you hide your teeth when being photographed?
- Do you wish your teeth were whiter?
- Is your smile holding you back in your work or social life?
The good news is that cosmetic dentistry no has many ways to enhance your smile, such as improving the colour, shape or alignment of the teeth or by replacing old, discoloured fillings. This page shows some of the treatments we have carried out. Ask us about the best option for your ideal smile!
As well as a wide range of general dentistry procedures and treatments, we offer you a number of cosmetic dentistry treatments to improve your smile. Teeth darken naturally as we age and however much care you take deterioration is inevitable.
Now, with modern materials and treatments, we can effectively turn back the clock – giving you a smile that will make you look and feel younger.
Discoloured Teeth – What are my options?
There are different causes of teeth discolouration and different solutions to suit each case. In many cases, age related yellowing of the teeth can be improved simply by thorough cleaning and teeth whitening.
Existing fillings also discolour over time and replacement with newer materials can lift the smile. In other cases, adjusting the size or shape of the teeth as well as whitening gives the best result – this can be achieved with cosmetic bonding, porcelain veneers or crowns.
Crooked Teeth – What are my options?
Do I have to wear braces? If you want an ideal result, dental braces are the best option, however, it is sometimes possible to create a straighter smile using bonding, veneers or crowns, or reshaping teeth.
When braces are the only suitable option, significant changes can often be achieved in less than 12 months. There may also be an option to wear invisible braces. We recommend Smilealign invisible braces as they are:
- clinically effective
- easy to use and clean
Missing Tooth/Teeth – What are my options?
Replacing a missing tooth or teeth will improve both your smile and your chewing.
There are three options:
Misshapen teeth with small gaps – What are my options?
The new treatment called Bioclear would possibly be the best option, it can be used to correct irregularities or damage to the front teeth for much less than the cost of porcelain veneers. The Bioclear treatment is minimally invasive, quicker, much cheaper and the results are simply amazing.
Read more about each treatment by clicking on the links or by selecting the relevant option on the menu or contact us on 041 983 8740 or email us to book your initial consultation.