The term esthetic dentistry has been used to refer to the application of tooth-colored restorations in either the anterior or posterior situation where non-tooth colored alternatives are available…
The term esthetic dentistry has been used to refer to the application of tooth-colored restorations in either the anterior or posterior situation where non-tooth colored alternatives are available. These various procedures and treatments are given to change the appearance of a tooth or teeth. Basically under this, shape of gums and teeth is improved by using some of the modern techniques. Before applying these techniques, the oral health is taken care of. Some of the procedures that are used to improve the appearance of the teeth are discussed below-
Teeth Whitening- It is one of the most common treatments used to improve the color of the teeth. It is the quickest and the most affordable method for teeth whitening. Under this procedure, a solution is applied on the enamel (It is the outer part of the teeth, generally white in color). This happens due to the intake of medicines for asthma or heart ailments, or excess intake of coffee or tea spoil the color of the teeth.
Dental Porcelain veneers- These are the custom-made ceramic shells that are attached to the teeth to improve the looks of the teeth or a particular tooth. Moreover, it is applied to change the color, length, shape, and size of the tooth. This procedure enhances the appearance of your face. They are a great option to cover the chipped, cracked, misaligned, and broken teeth. Porcelain veneers are excellent option to cover the gaps between the teeth. This procedure is known to correct the most imperfection.
Ceramic crown- It is a cap-like structure used to restore the natural shape and appearance of the tooth. A crown is also known as a dental crown and is a tooth-shaped cap placed over a tooth to restore the shape and size, strength of the teeth and improve its appearance. The main problems that can be corrected are-