Cosmetic dentistry uses dental treatments like whitening, bonding, inlays and veneers to improve the appearance of a patient’s smile. Although cosmetic treatments are generally considered elective and not necessary to health or function, patients often enjoy many additional benefits beyond the aesthetic ones. The following are some of the top reasons why many dental patients nowadays are getting cosmetic dental procedures.
First and foremost, cosmetic dentistry improves a patient’s appearance quickly and without surgery. A variety of non-invasive methods can hide chipped and broken teeth, cover gaps, and lighten the color of teeth. Dentists can even perform a very minor form of surgery known as gingival sculpting that can dramatically improve the appearance of a patient’s smile. Gingival sculpting can include resectioning a gum line that is too low or grafting tissue where a gum is too high.
Increase In Self-Confidence
When people feel more confident about their …