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A Dental Solution for Those with Chipped Teeth

The mouth is one of the most active parts of a person’s body. Mouths constantly move to communicate words, sentences, and ideas, as well as move to chew their owners’ food. Teeth have become important components of aesthetic beauty, as white, perfectly-shaped teeth communicate various things.BackMountainDental
However, teeth can easily be damaged due to several reasons. Bad habits, lack of mouth protection when participating in contact sports, and improper dental care are among the primary reasons for chipped teeth. Fortunately, a trusted cosmetic dentist can offer problematic patients with an effective dental solution.
One of the most popular ways of restoring the appearance of a chipped tooth is by the application of veneers. Veneers can hide any imperfections that a lot of teeth experience, such as discoloration and chipped teeth.
Patients usually need to visit a dentist at least thrice during the entire installation process. First, the dentist will inspect the tooth to be treated upon, figure out the issues that are embedded in it, and measure the tooth. A temporary veneer is then put in place as the permanent one is being prepared. After the permanent veneer has been set, the dentist will bond the veneer to the tooth, which results in a renewed smile.

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March 28, 2014 - Posted by | Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Cleaning, General Dentistry | , , , ,

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