There are many reasons why you might not have the smile that you’ve always wanted. Your teeth might suffer from being stained or discolored, chipped, worn, or broken, you might have misaligned or misshaped teeth, or suffer from gaps in your mouth. Luckily, cosmetic dentistry at Desert View Dental in Phoenix, AZ can help address many of these options and give you a smile that you’re proud of.
There are many different types of cosmetic dentistry that Desert View Dental can offer.
If you suffer from stained or discolored teeth, teeth whitening can be an affordable and simple way to start fixing your smile. There are different whitening products available to help whiten your teeth or can you can have them bleached at the dentist’s office. You can spend anywhere from $3 to $500 on making sure your smile is a nice, bright white.
Veneers are thin shells that are made of a tooth-colored resin or porcelain that will cover up the front surface of your teeth. These thin shells are cemented in place and can change anything from the color to the size, shape, or length of a tooth. They normally run between $500 and $1300.
When you get dental bonding done, the dentist at Desert View Dental will attach a tooth-colored resin to your tooth and harden it using a laser or ultraviolet light. It can then be trimmed, shaped, and polished. It costs about $100 to $400 for each of your teeth.
Also called a cap, a crown is fit over to replace an entire tooth whether it’s decayed or damaged. This will take it back to its original size, shape, strength, and its original physical appearance. Crowns can be made of a variety of material including metal, porcelain, resin, and ceramic. It typically runs between $500 and $900.
Dental implants are made from titanium and will replace your tooth root. They are put directly into the bone socket of a missing tooth. When your jawbone heals, it will regrow around the implanted post and anchor it to the jaw. This will provide a foundation for a new tooth to be inserted. This runs between $1250 and $3000.