Cosmetic Dentistry aims at improving the appearance of an individual’s teeth, gums and / or bite. Cosmetic Dentists are additionally trained to focus on dental aesthetics along with General Dentistry. Cosmetic Dental procedures include teeth whitening or bleaching, fillings, Dentures, tooth bonding to repair chipped/broken/stained/cracked teeth, closing gaps between teeth, covering broken teeth with porcelain Crowns, bridges or veneers, using braces to improve appearance of teeth, dental implants etc. They are also specialized in performing periodontal plastic procedures to correct gum irregularities.
Authored By Dr. Shylaja S Prasad - Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Bangalore