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Different Types of Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Cosmetic dentistry has revolutionized rapidly in the last five to six years. Now you have several options available to improve your smile. Many people post Instagram and TikTok videos about how their dentist has changed their complete looking by just changing their smile..

What is Cosmetic dentistry?

According to Wikipedia

Cosmetics dentistry is the branch of dentistry that deals with aesthetics and improvement of smile by reshaping teeth ,gum or bite.

You need to know every cosmetic dental procedure has indications and contraindications. That is why consult your dentist, he can recommend which procedure will be best for you.

1. Cosmetic Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening is also defined as dental bleaching. You can have shiny, bright teeth with the help of this procedure. There are several side effects of bleaching, so you must consult your dentist. You have to take precautions after this procedure and the effect of this procedure subside after six months to one year. Many clinics are offering cosmetic dentistry procedures near Delhi.

2. Cosmetic Dental implants

The dental implant is a device made up of titanium metal, and it is used to replace the root of your missing teeth. Minor surgery is needed to place the implant, and you need at least six months for proper healing. After placing the implant, crown is placed to improve the aesthetic and maintain the functionality of the jaws.

3. Cosmetic Dental Veneers

You can say that dental veneers can transform your facial aesthetic beautifully. These are one of the most used treatments among young girls and consider one of the best cosmetic dentistry procedures. What are dental veneers? Dental veneers are thin shells that dentists attach to the buccal surface of the tooth. Veneers are mostly made up of composite and placed on anterior teeth of the upper and lower jaw. Dentists recommend veneers for people with slightly chipped off teeth, discolored teeth, small teeth, and for space closure between teeth.

4. Dental Aligners

Many people fear orthodontic treatment because of metal wires. The invention of dental aligners has made the orthodontic procedure easy for the esthetically conscious patient. The aligner has shortened the treatment duration, and people don’t have to visit the dentist regularly.

Dental aligners can only be placed in some cases. You must visit an orthodontic to know your eligibility for this treatment.

5. Crown lengthening procedure

To fix a "gummy smile," in which the gums are visible above the teeth when smiling, some people get their crowns lengthened.

If there isn't enough healthy tooth structure left to support the crown on its own, crown lengthening may be required. Broken or decayed teeth may make it difficult for a crown to firmly attach.

More of the tooth is exposed above the gum line with crown lengthening since less gum tissue and bone are removed as needed. You can maintain your oral hygiene in better way with properly fitted crown.

Wrapping Up

Visit your dentist to discuss what you would like to change and the procedure that is most appropriate for your need. Your decision may be influenced by the fact that cosmetic dentistry costs in India may not be covered by dental insurance, so make sure that you have enough money in your pocket before visiting dentist for your cosmetic procedures

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