Cosmetic dentistry


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If you are embarrassed about your smile because you think you haven’t got the perfect teeth, Cosmetic dentistry is the right solution for you. Cosmetic dentistry is that branch of dentistry which integrates evolving scientific methods and advanced procedures to enhance your aesthetical smile. To put it more simply, it is adding and removing little bits here and there to grant you a perfect smile. Of course, the trick lies in knowing where and how you make those changes in order to transform your smile.

Cosmetic Dentistry not only improves your smile but also improves the appearance of your jaw structure and helps to remove those few lines of wrinkles that may not be too pleasing for you. It involves different forms of dental procedures including dental filling, Invisalign, root canal, dental bonding, teeth whitening, dental bridge, dental crown, dental caps, dental implants, porcelain veneers etc.

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Cosmetic dentistry

  1. 1. Cosmetic Dentistry Stewart C. Brody DDS
  2. 2. Table of Contents• What is Cosmetic Dentistry• Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry – Teeth Whitening – Veneers – Crowns & Bonding – Implants – Invisalign
  3. 3. What is Cosmetic Dentistry• Cosmetic dentistry is that branch of dentistry that enhances the aesthetics of your smile• Cosmetic Dentistry not only improves your smile but also improves the appearance of your jaw structure and helps to remove unwanted wrinkles around the mouth
  4. 4. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Teeth Whitening• Teeth get stained no matter how well you take care of them• Tooth Whitening Advantages – Improvement in your overall confidence and appearance – Significant savings on this procedure than other cosmetic procedures – Provides long lasting results – Offers immediately visible results
  5. 5. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Teeth Whitening Before and After
  6. 6. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Veneers• Dental veneers are shells for your teeth designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve your appearance• What Types of Problems Do Dental Veneers Fix? – Discolored teeth – Chipped, broken teeth – Misaligned, irregular or uneven teeth – Gaps
  7. 7. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Veneers Before and After
  8. 8. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Crowns• Dental Crowns “cap” weakened teeth Crowns may be used to: – Protect a weak tooth or hold a decaying tooth together – Cover or support a gap – Hold a dental bridge in place – Cover a decaying implant
  9. 9. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Bonding• Dental bonding is a procedure to “bond” a material to a damaged tooth to repair it• Bonding is used to treat: – Decaying teeth or protect an exposed root – Chipped or cracked teeth – Discolored teeth – Close gaps between teeth – Change the aesthetics of teeth
  10. 10. Dental Bonding and Dental Crowns Before and AftersBonding Crowns
  11. 11. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Dental Implants• Dental implants are replacement tooth roots• Advantages of Dental Implants: – Improved Appearance and comfort – Improved speech – Easier eating and better oral health – Improved self-esteem
  12. 12. Proceudres of Cosmetic Dentistry: Dental Implants Before and Afters
  13. 13. Procedures of Cosmetic Dentistry: Invisalign• Invisalign treatment is the invisible teeth straightening process to straighten your teeth without braces• Invisalign Advantage: – Wear them w/o anyone knowing – No restrictions on what you can eat – Typically takes ~12 months to complete treatment
  14. 14. Dr. Stewart C. BrodyFor more information regarding these cosmetic dentistry procedures or any other dental procedure make an appoint to see Dr. Brody today!!Phone: 516 – 482 – 2215Website: