We are able to change the colour of natural teeth using a gel and custom tray system. The treatment takes between two weeks to four weeks to accomplish results and requires minimal time in the dental chair. The results are very pleasing and can improve both the appearance of the smile and dental confidence.
From a dental health viewpoint, tooth whiteners are useful products because they can lighten teeth and improve appearance without the destruction of natural tooth tissue.
The general dental council considers tooth whitening to be the practice of dentistry. Therefore only dentists are legally permitted to undertake this procedure.
Although most adults seek orthodontics for cosmetic reasons, many also seek treatment because of jaw dysfunction, excessive wearing of teeth and gum or hygiene problems.
Our approach is to concentrate on straightening teeth and on achieving harmony for your teeth, jaws and face. By focusing on the bigger picture, we achieve straight teeth, a healthy function of the jaw joints, a more pleasing appearance and long lasting results.
A veneer is a very fine facing of porcelain made by the dental technician in the laboratory which is bonded onto your natural tooth. The primary function is to improve the appearance and they can involve very little preparation of your own natural tooth.
A dental crown is a restoration which completely caps or encirles a tooth or dental implant. Their main purpose is to strenghten and improve the appearance of teeth. Crowns can be made from different materials, from porcelain bonded to precious metal to all-ceramic crowns.