Types of Cosmetic Dentistry

Patient having dental checkup with ultraviolet light at dentist's clinic

Modern cosmetic dentistry allows you to achieve a better smile in a little span of time. A smile transformation helps you improve the appearance of your teeth using various kinds of cosmetic dentistry procedures. Whether your teeth are discoloured, worn, stained, broken, or have gaps in between, modern cosmetic dentistry can give you a better smile.

So when looking for a cosmetic dentist in Hong Kong, you should choose one who will work with you to develop a good treatment plan. Below is a list of some of the many cosmetic dentistry procedures that you may want to consider:

Teeth Whitening

A teeth whitening procedure is one of the most common cosmetic dentistry procedures and least expensive method to help enhance your smile. Teeth are bleached using mould, gels and other teeth whitening products. There are teeth whitening products available in the market as that you can use at your home whitening such whitening toothpaste, strips, trays, and paint-on gels.

Dental Implants

A dental implant procedure is a method that uses titanium replacement tooth roots. These roots are implanted into the bone opening of your missing tooth. As it heals, the jawbone grows around the implanted area, fastening it firmly in the jaw and provides a base for a replacement tooth.

Dental Crown

A dental crown, or known as a dental cap is used to fit and replace the damaged teeth above the gum line. It helps restore the shape, appearance, size, as well as its strength. Crowns or caps help keep weak teeth from breaking. This procedure is used cosmetically to cover severely discoloured teeth. Crowns are made of metal, resin, or ceramic.

Your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you. And what is the most prominent feature of our mouth? Yes, our teeth. So better flash that beautiful smile with perfect teeth.