Posts Categorized: Cosmetic Dentistry

Should You Consider Gum Contouring?

When discussing cosmetic dentistry, we often focus on the teeth. After all, veneers, dental bonding, and teeth whitening all improve the color and shape of the teeth. Even our ClearCorrect™ aligners reposition the teeth. But what about the gum tissue? For those with excessive gum tissue, we may recommend a safe and comfortable contouring procedure.

The Benefits Of Wearing Invisible Braces

Have you ever heard of invisible braces? Also known as ClearCorrect™ aligners, these provide a clear alternative to metal braces, offering a more lifelike and convenient solution to minor and severe cases of misalignment. In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist is going to talk about the benefits of wearing these aligners and correcting your… Read more »

How We Change A Tooth’s Shape And Color With Veneers

Did you know that when we place a porcelain veneer, your Astoria, NY, dentist has the chance to completely change your tooth’s shape and color at once? In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how veneers can transform a smile’s appearance, and how we can combine them with other treatments to offer a smile… Read more »

How Does Bonding Fix A Tooth?

When should you see your dentist about your tooth? Is a minor chip or a slight crack enough to warrant a visit? In today’s blog, your Astoria, NY, dentist will look what the importance of seeking treatment for even minor damage, as well as a cosmetic treatment we may use to repair a tooth in… Read more »

At-Home Teeth Whitening Treatment

There are plenty of options available in stores that can brighten your smile from home. However, they don’t offer the same level of whitening as professional systems, and the results rarely last very long. However, your Astoria, NY, dentist provides a home-based whitening treatment that can often brighten smiles by several shades, with results designed… Read more »

When Do Gums Need Contouring?

For some, gums can appear swollen and impact the appearance of the smile. Along with treatments to brighten or reshape the teeth, we have solutions for cosmetic gum issues as well. In today’s blog we’re going to talk about how we improve smile health and beauty with gum contouring. When should you see your Astoria,… Read more »

A Clear Solution To Misalignment With ClearCorrect™

If you would like to enjoy an even smile but have misalignment, then you may benefit from orthodontic treatment. To help our Astoria, NY, patients enjoy a beautiful new smile without the use of metal braces, we may prescribe clear plastic aligners. How do clear aligners help correct the appearance and health of our patients’… Read more »

How Do I Keep Veneers Bright?

Placing one or more porcelain veneers helps transform smiles in Astoria, NY, offering a solution for several different cosmetic concerns, including stained or misshapen teeth. But once placed, what can our patients do to keep their new restorations bright, and ensure they last for many years to come? We have a few suggestions in today’s… Read more »

How Will Bonding And Contouring Improve Your Teeth?

You know how teeth whitening improves your smile, but what about bonding and contouring? These two cosmetic treatments can not only improve the beauty of your smile, but may do so in just one visit. When should our Astoria, NY, residents see us for cosmetic treatment? How does bonding and contouring improve the color and… Read more »

How Does Our At-Home Whitening Work?

During the summer, we often see patients in Astoria, NY, looking for brighter smiles. To offer smiles brightened by several shades, we may recommend our home-based teeth whitening option. How does our at-home whitening work? What if a patient suffers from permanent teeth stains?