Archive for April, 2018

Recent Advances in the Field of Cosmetic Dentistry

The field of cosmetic dentistry has recently been undergoing a good deal of exciting changes, thanks primarily to advances in technology that make it easier to produce higher-quality results. Today’s cosmetic dentists are able to use more conservative techniques than their predecessors, helping them to preserve more of the natural tooth structure and perform more advanced treatments that allow them to produce higher-quality results with reduced patient recovery times. Anyone who has been putting off that smile makeover due to concerns about treatment complications can read on to find out more about what options are available.

Inlays and Onlays

Known within the dental industry as indirect fillings, porcelain or composite inlays and onlays are a long-lasting and effective way to address tooth decay and structural damage. While traditional dental fillings must be molded into place within the patient’s mouth, inlays and onlays can be fabricated in a dental laboratory prior …