What Do You Need To Know About Cosmetic Dentistry

Many people have the problems of the irregular teeth and the problem of yellow teeth, the procedures which are used to improve such issues come under the branch of the cosmetic dentistry. Actually, the aim of the cosmetic dentistry is to improve the shape, size of the teeth in such a way that it improves the appearance of the person. Although, the dental association have no separate branch for this kind of dentistry but most of the dentist whose practice focus on such tasks referred themselves as the cosmetic dentistry Wheelers Hill. Some of the things which come under this branch are discussed below. 

Teeth whitening is one of the most common tasks of the cosmetic dentistry and many of the people come for this purpose. The teeth whitening is also known as the teeth bleaching and usually when some patient comes for this procedure, the good dentist examines the teeth to figure out if they really need teeth whitening or not because in some of the cases the teeth could be cleaned just. However, the teeth whitening procedures that are performed in the dental clinic are very much safe. Even though, there are some other kind of chemicals and such things available in the market which also claim to whiten the teeth but it is always a good idea to go to a professional for such task and do not take the risk.

Sometimes some people suffer from the irregular teeth where one tooth may be smaller than the rest or may be larger and sometimes there are crooked teeth as well. The process in which such kind of teeth are aligned, reshaped and brought back to the normal size is called the reshaping. This is also a common procedure in the cosmetic dentistry. The procedures which are commonly used in the cosmetic dentistry are much quicker in giving results since many people go for the braces to correct the irregular teeth and the braces could take years to give results. 

Most people fill their the gaps in the teeth with the filling of the enamel and the crowns but there are cases when the filling is too small to fill the gap and the crown is too big and therefore, in this case the bonding is done which is also similar to the filling of the enamel but this is of the exact size as required. Once it is placed, then it is hardened there and after that it is polished for providing the finish.

Bridges are the cosmetic dentistry which is used to fill up the gap created by the loss of the teeth. The teeth in the bridge is called the false teeth and commonly the bridge could be of one to three teeth.