Cosmetic Dentistry 101
posted: Oct. 15, 2018.
Cosmetic dentistry is defined as the application of dental work that improves the appearance of an individual’s teeth, or gums. It primarily focuses on improvement dental aesthetics in color, position, shape, size, and overall smile appearance.
Dr. Sohrab Saghezchi is highly trained and experienced in a wide variety of cosmetic dentistry applications. The specific nature of the imperfections on the teeth in your smile will largely determine which method or methods he recommends for you.
If the teeth in your smile are simply stained, without any other imperfections, Dr. Sohrab Saghezchi might recommend specific whitening products or treatments. One of the most effective is the dental bleaching treatment. This will safely whiten your teeth to a brilliant luster.
Then he can help you identify the underlying cause of the stains, to prevent future occurrence. This often includes using whitening toothpaste or strips to maintain your white smile between dental cleanings.
Porcelain dental veneers are a great way to improve the appearance of teeth small chips as well as staining issues. The porcelain veneers, custom crafted to fit over the face of the teeth in your smile. They can be shaded to match any color of enamel you would like for your smile.
If it’s merely that one or two teeth in your smile have visible imperfections, Dr. Sohrab Saghezchi might recommend restoring all of their tooth enamel with a porcelain crown.
If you are dissatisfied with the appearance of your smile, you should contact Dr. Sohrab Saghezchi’s office in Mill Valley, California at 415-578-5879 to explore your cosmetic dentistry options.