Cosmetic Dentistry

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It's impossible to overstate the emotional, social and even professional benefits that smiling with confidence can give you. If you find you cover your mouth when you smile, or even hold back your smile because you don't want to show your teeth, you should consider what cosmetic dentistry — the art of smile enhancement — can do for you.

 Before and After Cosmetic Dentistry.

There's so much that can be done these days to improve the appearance of a person's smile — at any age. From powerful, professional whitening treatments to amazingly realistic porcelain veneers to state-of-the-art dental implants, there's a wide range of exciting possibilities.

The first step in any smile makeover is a thorough dental examination to make sure that your cosmetic problems really are just that, and not a sign of underlying dental disease. Once your health has been established, your smile can be cosmetically enhanced in a variety of ways.

Cosmetic Dentistry in Canandaigua, NY

A successful smile makeover is a team effort between you and the dentists who treat you. Depending on which procedures you choose, other highly skilled professionals such as dental lab technicians may also play a crucial role. Some common cosmetic dentistry procedures include:

  • Cosmetic Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks (Watch Video)
  • Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth (Watch Video)
  • Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today (Watch Video)
  • Inlays & Onlays, to fill teeth with larger cavities (Watch Video)
  • Invisalign Clear Aligners, for highly discreet orthodontic treatment (Watch Video)
  • Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position (Watch Video)
  • Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth (Watch Video)
  • Removable Dentures, to help you smile again (Watch Video)
  • Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile (Watch Video)
  • Tooth-Colored Fillings, for a completely natural, healthy look (Watch Video)

Your Source For Teeth Whitening

If you don't have perfectly white teeth, don't worry! Our teeth are not actually supposed to be perfectly white. You can still have perfectly healthy teeth with a little color in them.  It is just naturally how our teeth appear. However, when someone flashes a smile with big pearly whites looking back at your, they appear to have healthier teeth.  Teeth whitening is a great way to improve the appearance of your mouth.  Teeth whitening can last for several months at a time after one treatment.  Our patients are happy to know that our teeth whitening also does NOT break the bank. 

There are a few ways to whiten teeth. Trays and whitening gels are popular methods that last for a long time.  Whitening strips are also a popular way to improve the color of teeth. Achieving a better color in your teeth is a relatively easy process that is well worth it if it makes you feel better and more confident. 

Again, we don't want to discourage you if your teeth are not perfectly white because our teeth simply are not that color. However, if you do want your teeth to stand out or you want to have more confidence when you smile, we encourage you to contact us today for our whitening services. 

Your Smile Makeover

The most important job you have as a member of your own smile makeover team is to communicate exactly what you don't like about your smile and how you'd like it to be different. Before the first consultation, give some thought to the following questions:

  1. What do you like or dislike about the color, size, shape and spacing of your teeth?
  2. Are you pleased with how much your teeth show, both when you smile and when your lips are relaxed?
  3. Do you want teeth that are perfectly aligned and a bright “Hollywood White,” or would you prefer a more natural look with slight color, shape and shade variations?
  4. Would you like more or less of your gums to show when you smile?

It is extremely helpful for you to bring in pictures you have collected — of smiles you like, smiles you don't like, and/or photos of the way your own smile used to look, if that's the result you're aiming for. Now is the time to get started on creating a smile that will make you feel as good as you look! Please call us if you have any questions about our cosmetic dentistry services.

We also serve Geneva, Victor, Farmington, Naples, Manchester & the surrounding area

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