A veneer is a new front surface for a tooth, custom made from porcelain. Veneers are extremely versatile and can be used to align crowded or protruding teeth, close gaps or lighten tooth color. Their strength and appearance rivals that of natural teeth and they are used to make long lasting changes to the smile.
Crowns are used to restore severely broken down teeth. Most crowns are made of porcelain, like veneers, and look every bit as natural, leaving no black line at the gum level as seen with some traditional crowns.
Healthy teeth that have yellowed with age or stained from coffee, red wine or smoking usually respond well to whitening. Whether you choose Zoom, the No1 US in-chair whitening system, or a more economical home whitening kit, the effect is equally good. Top-up gel is supplied to maintain the result.
Implants are the modern way to replace missing teeth. The implant, which is made of titanium, is fitted in bone where the tooth root would normally be. When fully integrated to the bone, a post (or abutment) is attached to the implant and crown or bridge can be placed over the abutment to replace the missing tooth or teeth.
Full Mouth Reconstruction
When the whole dentition is broken down, there is considerable tooth surface loss and/or multiple missing teeth, then a full mouth reconstruction may be required. This will normally require every tooth to be restored often with a combination of veneers, crowns, implants and/or bridgework.
For those patients with low or uneven gum levels a laser gum reshaping treatment can correct this. If a patient has a gummy smile a painless gum lift can be offered. we has huge experience with gum lifts and our doctors have recently authored a dental article on the state of the art procedure they have developed for predictably and quickly reshaping gums..
Many people think that dentures have been left behind in the cosmetic dental revolution, itâ€™s not so! In fact, using the latest technology and techniques, cosmetic dentures can create the smile makeover. Forget 10 years younger, the latest in cosmetic dentures can not only restore your smile but take 20 years off your whole face!
Bonding is a process in which an enamel-like material is applied to a tooth’s surface. It can be used to restore minor chips and close small gaps, often completed in one appointment. The latest materials and techniques materials have revolutionized cosmetic bonding. We can now match the natural shade, translucency and texture of your tee
White Fillings / Inlays
Modern white fillings are a combination of a resin and nan o-particles of glass. This combination gives white fillings their dental name; composite resins. White Fillings can be used to replace decay, just like silver fillings or replace old silver fillings for cosmetic reasons .
One of the most crucial skills in the placement of a dental bridge is to create the illusion that the missing tooth emerges from gum just a natural tooth. Our skills in cosmetic dentistry, gum manipulation and our in-house implantologist can combine ensure no-one will know that you ever had a missing tooth!