What is cosmetic dentistry?
Cosmetic dentistry is the aesthetic and functional improvement of teeth by changing their shape, position or colour. This includes dental crowns, bridges, veneers, composite bonding, teeth straightening and teeth whitening.
What are the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments offered in Bayswater W2?
Some of our most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments include teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, dental implants, dental bonding, and orthodontic treatments like Invisalign.
Is cosmetic dentistry only for aesthetic purposes, or can it also improve oral health?
While cosmetic dentistry primarily focuses on enhancing the appearance of the smile, many treatments can also improve oral health by restoring damaged teeth, correcting bite alignment, and improving gum health.
Why would I need cosmetic dentistry?
If you have a broken tooth, it might need repairing to avoid toothache and restore it’s appearance. If you have crooked or discoloured teeth, which affect your confidence, then teeth straightening, teeth whitening or composite bonding could help brighten your smile.
Can cosmetic dentistry improve the appearance of stained or discoloured teeth?
Yes, cosmetic dentistry treatments such as professional teeth whitening can effectively remove stains and discolouration, restoring your smile’s brighter and more youthful appearance.
What are ceramic veneers, and how can they improve my smile?
Ceramic veneers are thin shells of ceramic that are custom-made to cover the front surface of the teeth. They can improve the appearance of teeth that are chipped, cracked, stained, or misaligned, creating a more uniform and attractive smile.
Is Cosmetic dentistry painful?
No. Most procedures would be carried out using local anaesthetic gels and injections. Some procedures such as composite bonding, often don’t require any anaesthetic at all!
Is cosmetic dentistry expensive?
We consider cosmetic dentistry to be a great investment in your smile with some outcomes expected to last for at least 10 years. 0% finance is also available which can help to even out costs over 12 months or longer if required.
How long does it take to complete cosmetic dentistry treatments?
The duration of cosmetic dentistry treatments varies depending on the specific procedure and the complexity of your case. Some treatments, like teeth whitening, can be completed in a single office visit, while others, like veneers or orthodontic treatment, may require multiple appointments.
Are cosmetic dentistry treatments permanent?
The longevity of cosmetic dentistry treatments depends on several factors, including treatment type, oral hygiene habits, and lifestyle factors. Many cosmetic treatments can last for several years or longer with proper care and maintenance.
Can I preview the results of cosmetic dentistry treatments before undergoing treatment?
Yes, our dentist can provide digital smile simulations or mock-ups to preview what your smile will look like after cosmetic dentistry treatment. This allows you to make informed decisions about your treatment plan.
Does dental insurance cover cosmetic dentistry treatments?
Cosmetic dentistry treatments that are purely aesthetic are typically not covered by dental insurance. However, some procedures that also provide functional benefits may be partially covered. We can help you explore financing options to make treatment more affordable.
How can I schedule a consultation for cosmetic dentistry in Bayswater W2, West London?
To schedule a consultation for cosmetic dentistry treatment, you can call us on 020 7229 8716, email us at email@example.com, or use the form on this page. During your consultation, our dentist will evaluate your smile and discuss your goals and treatment options with you.