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By H. David Allick, DDS, PA
May 26, 2020
Category: Oral Health

Cosmetic dentistry treatments are dental procedures aimed at making positive adjustments to your teeth, gums, and smile, overall. Here at White Flint Dental Associates in Rockville, MD, aside from addressing aesthetic concerns, our cosmetic dentists can likewise treat functional dental issues. During a consultation with Dr. H. David Allick or Dr. Ghassan Jacklis, they will evaluate your mouth and assess your teeth length, how they line up with your facial features, and the distance between your lips and gums among others.

What are Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures?

Cosmetic dentistry has progressed from simple restoration and replacement of damaged teeth to encompassing a broad range of cosmetic procedures. These procedures include in-office bleaching or teeth whitening, porcelain veneers, tooth-colored fillings and restorations, dental implants, tooth bonding, inlays and onlays, and more.

To achieve the smile that you desire and figure out the best cosmetic dentistry treatments for you, you should have an open, clear, and honest communication with your dentist in Rockville, MD.

Which Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments are Right For Me?

As techniques and materials have changed over time, the coveted Hollywood smile now looks more realistic than ever. With this in mind, to help ensure the most favorable outcomes, you need to communicate your specific needs to your dentist and have a clear idea of the exact smile that you want. To help you decide, you need to take into account these factors:

  • The level of whiteness and brightness you want for your teeth. Do you want that blindingly white, toothpaste commercial smile or something more natural?
  • How much of your gums can be seen when you talk or smile.
     
  • Do you want to have perfectly straight teeth or are your fine with slight crookedness?
     
  • How much of your teeth can be seen when you smile and relax your lips.

It’s vital to note, however, that although it’s crucial for your dentist to understand and consider your preferences, you will also need to listen thoroughly to what your dentist is telling you, particularly with regards to treatments that will be most effective for you. It’s the attention to detail that could help ensure the possible results for your smile.

To Learn More About Your Cosmetic Dentistry Options, Call Us

Dial (301) 881-6666 to arrange an appointment with Dr. H. David Allick or Dr. Ghassan Jacklis of White Flint Dental Associates here in Rockville, MD.