Revitalize and protect your smile with the latest in natural cosmetic dental treatments. The latest generation of materials and techniques can give you a naturally beautiful result. Today’s cosmetic dentistry can be an ideal solution to correct crooked, discolored, uneven, or chipped teeth.
In Centerville Ohio, patients have many different dentists they can go to when it comes to cosmetic dentistry – but only one choice. At Lyons Dental, Dr. Linty is specially trained in cosmetic dentistry, giving her patients the confidence and freedom to smile.
Cosmetic dentistry is an art form. In fact, cosmetic dentistry refers to any dental work that improves the appearance of teeth, gums and/or bite. It primarily focuses on dental aesthetics in color, position, shape, size, alignment and overall smile appearance.
Everyone would like to be proud of their smile and show it off, but most do not because of gaps in their teeth, yellow teeth, uneven gums, missing teeth, etc. Cosmetic dentistry could be used to fix these issues. Dr. Linty offers the latest in cosmetic dentistry.
Composite bonding refers to the repair of decayed, damaged or discolored teeth using material that resembles the color of tooth enamel. Composite bonding (laminates) effectively covers tooth damage while restoring the appearance of the original tooth. Bonding is an effective treatment for patients with decay, chipped or cracked teeth, discolored teeth or worn-down tooth edges.
Dental veneers are minimally invasive and can provide you with the smile of your dreams while protecting your teeth. Veneers are often the solution for correcting crooked teeth, damaged or cracked enamel, and unsightly gaps between teeth. Veneers are individually created for each patient to ensure that they resemble the patient’s natural teeth. Frequently, veneers and real teeth remain indistinguishable from each other.
Teeth whitening remains one of the best-known and simplest forms of cosmetic dentistry. Professional teeth whitening, either take home or in office whitening lightens and whitens teeth that have become stained due to the effects of some foods, drinks, medications and personal habits including tobacco use.
Dental implants replace teeth that are lost as a result of an accident, extraction or other dental issues. Missing even one tooth can cause further tooth and bone loss. Dental implants act like your natural teeth to stimulate bone growth in addition to keeping remaining teeth healthy and strong. Implants may be the solution you have been looking for.
Your smile is the first thing people see when meeting you. Be sure your first impression is your best. Today’s cosmetic dentistry can be an ideal solution to correct crooked, discolored, uneven, or chipped teeth. If you have been hiding your smile because of the appearance of your teeth we can help! Call Lyons Dental today to schedule your free smile consultation and discover what cosmetic dentistry can do for you.
Cosmetic dentistry offers solutions to improve the look of teeth that are stained, discolored, chipped, worn down, misshapen, a little gapped, or misaligned. It combines the art and science of dentistry to transform a less-than-perfect smile into one that looks naturally beautiful while at the same time enhancing overall facial aesthetics.
The great thing about cosmetic dentistry is that it offers multiple solutions to quickly improve the look of one’s smile. It all depends on your specific dental needs and cosmetic smile goals. While procedures such as teeth-whitening, tooth-colored fillings, and dental bonding typically provide dramatic improvements in just a single visit, others such as dental veneers only take a couple of visits.
A teeth whitening procedure as provided by our office is often the simplest, quickest, and most effective way to significantly lighten and brighten your smile.
Porcelain veneers are capable of concealing a range of imperfections, dramatically improving the look of teeth that are misshapen, have minor chips, enamel defects, or stains. They also provide an excellent solution for closing small gaps as well as addressing other minor alignment issues. While teeth whitening procedures can effectively treat many cases of dental stains or discolorations to produce cosmetically pleasing results, darker stains, as well as specific issues involving the size, shape, and alignment of the teeth, are better addressed with porcelain veneers.
How a back tooth is repaired and restored depends on the extent of the cavity or damage it has sustained. In many cases, a tooth-colored filling is often sufficient to restore the form and function of a back tooth. However, when a significant amount of tooth structure is damaged, or the tooth has had a root canal, it’s often necessary to fabricate a full coverage crown. In this way, the remaining tooth structure is protected from further damage while full function and a natural- looking smile is restored.
Whether or not a chipped or fractured tooth requires a dental crown depends on the extent of the damage. Some minor chips can be addressed with a dental bonding procedure or a veneer. When a significant amount of tooth structure is lost, rebuilding the form and function of the involved tooth may require a full coverage crown.
While conventional dental bridges and dentures offer effective and satisfying ways to rebuild a complete and attractive smile, dental implants represent the most advanced solutions for replacing missing teeth. With dental implants, our office can replace a single tooth or multiple ones to give you a smile that feels, looks, and functions like a natural one. Dental implants behave in much the same way as the root of an actual tooth, providing stable, secure, and long-lasting results of care.
How long your teeth whitening lasts depends on your lifestyle. Eating, drinking, and smoking habits can have a big impact on maintaining your result. Our office will inform you which food, beverages, or habits can stain your newly whitened smile. As needed, we’ll also help you maintain a white and vibrant smile with a periodic, safe, and effective touch-up whitening procedure.
At the office of Lyons Dental, we want every patient to enjoy the benefits of a beautiful and healthy smile. We strive to make dental care affordable and accessible. Improving the look of your smile is a worthwhile investment, and we always try to optimize any dental insurance benefits to cover your work. However, it’s essential to keep in mind that cosmetic dental procedures may not be covered by your plan. You can count on our office to explain every cosmetic option available to address your needs and the fees involved. To help you begin care without any additional stress or day, we can discuss different payment options and financing plans.
Although achieving aesthetically pleasing and long-lasting results of care requires knowledge, experience, and technical proficiency, it also calls for a professional with an artistic eye and awareness of facial aesthetics. At the office of Lyons Dental, we successfully combine the art and science of dentistry to create smiles that are as beautiful as they are healthy. From performing professional teeth whitening procedures, fabricating custom dental veneers or crowns to rebuilding complete and beautiful smiles with dental implants and much more, we’re well equipped to transform less-than-perfect smiles into ones that look good and feel great.