Cosmetic Dentistry – Arlington Heights, IL
“The Academy of General Dentistry reports that 40 percent of survey respondents notice a smile first in people they work with, and 96 percent believe that a smile is important to a person's appearance.”
Have you always dreamed of having a movie star smile? Want brighter, straighter teeth? We can help. At Westgate Dental Care, we offer a wide variety of options for cosmetic dentistry in Arlington Heights, IL to deliver the picture-perfect smiles of our patients’ dreams. If you’d like to find out more about cosmetic dentistry options, we encourage you to contact our team to schedule a cosmetic consultation with Dr. Kics, Dr. Rosenblatt, Dr. Hart, Dr. Kluz or Dr. Christian in our state-of-the-art Arlington Heights, IL dental office.
Why Choose Westgate Dental Care for Cosmetic Dentistry?
Veneers, thin sheaths of porcelain, are often recommended for those patients who want to conceal a wide variety of cosmetic flaws without undergoing numerous or complex cosmetic, restorative, or orthodontic procedures. Porcelain veneers are customized to fit onto the front facing surfaces of teeth, and they are designed, crafted, and placed in one appointment. During the initial visit, we may have to remove a small amount of tooth enamel in order to allow the veneer to lay flat within the smile line. Then, we’ll capture bite impressions that will be used by our lab to create the custom veneers. If we need to remove surface enamel to prepare the smile for veneers, we’ll place a temporary to protect the prepared teeth. Once we receive the final veneers, you’ll return to our dental office to exchange the temporary for a custom porcelain veneer perfecting your smile.
Metal-Free Dental Crowns
In the past, restoring a damaged tooth meant placing a clunky, cumbersome, metal crown over the top of it. Over time, this could cause tooth discoloration and dental sensitivity. With modern, metal-free crowns that are made from porcelain and ceramic, you can get your oral health back on track without worrying about any of these issues. Not only do they flawlessly blend in with the rest of your natural teeth, but they also provide long-lasting and durable protection.
Cosmetic Dental Bonding
While not possible in every situation, direct bonding may allow us to provide many patients with a more conservative and affordable cosmetic treatment alternative to porcelain veneers. Bonding uses the same tooth-colored composite resin utilized for fillings. We apply the composite to the surfaces of teeth. Then, we shape the putty-like material into position, correcting and concealing dental damage and decay. Once in place, we use a curing light to harden the composite into position.
KOR® Teeth Whitening
Many of the patients who choose to visit our dental office for teeth whitening have already tried over-the-counter whitening solutions. While these toothpastes, mouthwashes, strips, and gels promise dramatically brighter results, they cannot typically deliver the kind of teeth whitening results patients are hoping for. Our team offers safe and effective in-office teeth whitening. We use the KöR teeth whitening system that brightens smiles up to ten shades in just one short visit to our Arlington Heights dental office and sends you home with treatments that you can do from home to maintain your radiant results.
Using our advanced, soft tissue laser, we’re able to fix disproportionately gummy smiles by precisely reshaping the gumline. The laser utilizes a concentrated and accurate beam of light to remove excess gum tissue as well as cauterize the area. That means that there’s no need for sutures, scalpels, or a long recovery time. Once the procedure is complete, you’ll be able to enjoy a beautifully-sculpted grin that you can feel proud of.
Do the flaws and imperfections in your smile seem overwhelming? If you have a variety of problems like discoloration, chipped teeth, misshapen teeth, missing teeth, and more, it may seem like no dental service can help. Thankfully, we offer smile makeovers, combining 2 or more cosmetic and restorative services to deliver amazing results. Read on to see how we can give your smile a complete transformation.
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