A smile is a powerful way of communication for a person. But if you are self-conscious about your teeth, you may tend to cover your teeth when you smile or not smile at all! This may create false impressions about you. You may be branded as non-communication, shy or even unfriendly.
A new smile will not only clear these assumptions about you but will also help you make a greater impact – both, personally & professionally. Healthy teeth form the foundation of an appealing smile. A skillful blend of cosmetic science and art, helps your dentist “sculpt” or ‘design’ smile for you.
In “SMILE DESIGN” the cosmetically enhanced teeth look more natural and last longer; as a result of improved technology and materials.
You are a candidate for smile design if
In “SMILE DESIGN. ” the overall appearance of your six upper front teeth is improved upon; since they are most visible when you smile.
The other remaining teeth are also attended to, if they pose problems;
The various techniques employed in “Smile Design” are as follows:
This is a specialised field of dentistry by which malaligned teeth (crooked or crowded teeth) are straightened into their normal positions by using braces, wires, etc.
A veneer is a paper thin custom- made covering that conceals the front and side surfaces of the tooth, much like a mask or an artificial fingernail. It is made of ceramic or composite resin. Cosmetically, veneers look very natural. They are very versatile.
Ceramic veneers (made up of ceramic) are more durable and may require 2-3 sittings whereas composite veneers require only one sitting.