Are your teeth stained, chipped, or worn? Do you ever feel embarrassed of your smile? If you wish for a more attractive, brilliant smile, Dr. McKinley and Dr. Holloway may recommend cosmetic dentistry in Shelby Township, Michigan.
Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures
In addition to improving the appearance of your teeth, cosmetic dentistry also helps to improve your oral health and function. When your teeth are correctly aligned and in good condition, they are easier to keep clean and healthy and allow you to chew and speak properly. Cosmetic dentistry procedures may be purely aesthetic, such as teeth whitening, or may also be restorative in nature, such as dental bonding or tooth-colored fillings. Some of the cosmetic treatments offered by our dentists include:
Cosmetic Dentistry Shelby Township, MI
Our Shelby Township cosmetic dentists may recommend cosmetic dentistry to repair dental imperfections such as:
- Chipped, cracked, or broken teeth
- Worn down teeth
- Misshapen teeth
- Teeth that appear too long or too short
- Stained teeth
- Crooked or crowded teeth
Before performing any procedures, our cosmetic dentists will hold a consultation with you. During your consultation, your smile goals and dreams will be discussed. Tell us what you would like to accomplish and we will examine the current condition of your smile. We will work with you to create an individualized treatment plan and make sure that you understand all of your treatment options so that you can make a fully informed decision about the cosmetic treatments that are best for you.
We invite you to contact our dental office today at 586-685-0880 to learn more and to schedule a consultation with one of our cosmetic dentists, Dr. McKinley or Dr. Holloway. We are excited to help you reach a smile that you can be proud of!
“I’ve been a patient of this office for over 15 years. I’ve always had a lot of anxiety about going to the Dentist. The people in this office are amazing. They make sure I’m comfortable, take breaks when I need them. I’ve needed a significant amount of work when I started here (wisdom teeth removal, root canals, gold fillings, crowns, fillings, invisalign.). Thanks to this office my dental health has never been better and I feel great about my smile.” – Robert G.
Cosmetic Dentistry FAQs
Interested in learning more about cosmetic dentistry? Read our FAQs to find out more, and give us a call to make an appointment with our cosmetic dentists in Shelby Township, Michigan!
What is cosmetic dentistry?
Cosmetic dentistry is a dental field that focuses on improving the appearance of your teeth, and incorporates both preventive and restorative dentistry as well as aesthetic dentistry. Common cosmetic dental treatments include:
- In-office and take-home teeth whitening
- Dental veneers
- Composite dental fillings
- Dental bonding
- Dental crowns and dental bridges
- Dental implants
- Smile makeovers
What are the benefits of cosmetic dentistry?
The primary benefit of cosmetic dentistry is a more beautiful smile. Having a beautiful smile boosts your self-confidence and has a positive impact on your overall sense of self and wellbeing. Cosmetic dentistry also helps to improve the health and function of your teeth.
Which cosmetic treatment is right for me?
Your cosmetic treatment depends on your smile goals and the condition of your teeth. During your initial consultation, we will discuss the aesthetic you wish to achieve as well as the health of your teeth so that we can determine which treatments will produce the results you desire.
How many appointments will I need to improve my smile?
The number of appointments you will need depends on the condition of your teeth and the treatment or combination of treatments you receive. We will work with you to develop a treatment plan and will inform you of all timelines and costs prior to beginning treatment.
How long do tooth veneers last?
Veneers have been known to last for 20 years. As long as you practice good oral hygiene at home and continue to visit our dentists regularly you can expect your veneers to last for many years.
Are my treatment results permanent?
Your results are designed to be aesthetic and long-lasting. Provided that you maintain good oral hygiene at home and continue to visit our dentists regularly you can expect your results to last for many years.
Will my insurance cover cosmetic dentistry?
Maybe. This depends on your dental insurance provider. Your treatment may be completely covered, partially covered or not covered at all. We recommend that you review your benefits to find out what your insurance will and will not cover. If coverage is available, our team will coordinator with your insurance provider to maximize your benefits. Our office also offers several financial options for your use.
Chipped Tooth Repair
One of the most useful advances in cosmetic dentistry technology is with dental bonding. Using bonding material we can fix imperfections found in the tooth whether is is a chipped tooth, cracked tooth and sometimes even a broken tooth. The tooth bonding agent will be matched to the color of the damaged tooth for a seamless repair that will give you back your beautiful smile. Dental bonding can also help with chipped and cracked teeth to help prevent infections and eliminate the danger of additional damage to the tooth.
Schedule your appointment today for cosmetic dentistry Shelby Township, MI. Also serving Macomb and Washington, MI.