Techniques to Mask Teeth Imperfections & Enhance Beauty of Your Teeth

Dentist in NYC offers cheap dental implants to help one to improve their smile. They provide various dental procedures such as Dental bonding and Veneers to mask imperfections in teeth. Both the treatments such as Dental bonding and Veneers differ from each other in terms of materials used, technique and cost.

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Veneers can be thought of as thin shells of porcelain that covers the front section of teeth. It cover up gaps between teeth and hide misshaped, broken, crooked, or stained teeth. The dentist providing cheap dental implants will reshape teeth by removing some enamel to make space for the veneers. Now a molded image is sent to a dental lab where the porcelain veneers is made to fit over teeth to cover up any imperfections. Last step is application of veneers to the natural teeth using adhesive material. The entire method usually needs three visits over a span of several weeks.

Veneers : The Process

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Veneers

As veneers are made depending on the requirement of each patient’s teeth, it is next to impossible to figure out the difference between veneers and natural teeth. Veneers made up of porcelain possess a translucent quality that looks like natural teeth. The good part of this method is that the colour of veneers does not change with time and they also resist from getting stained from coffee, wine, tea and smoking. The disadvantage of veneers is its price. As of 2010, its average cost was $800 to $2,000 per tooth. Prime factors responsible for its price were its geographical location and the expertise of the dentist.

Dental Bonding

Dental bonding is a type of cosmetic dentistry method which makes use of a composite resin to hide imperfections of teeth . The resin to be applied is first matched to the color of the patient’s teeth and then it is applied by the dentist. This resin is like putty and can be molded and shaped to cover up imperfections.This material does not have the translucent look of veneers.

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Dental Bonding

Bonding is quite easier, quick and cost effective as compared to veneers. The entire method can be done in one office visit. Periodontist New York City cost ranges from 200 dollars to 700 dollars per tooth. This cost depends on the experience of the dentist and geographic location. The disadvantage of dental bonding is that the material used in dental bonding can get stained using coffee, wine, tea and smoking can stain, particularly during the treatment.


Veneers and dental bonding materials are not strong as compared to natural teeth so one must avoid chewing their nails, opening hard objects such as nuts, pens with your teeth.

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This guest post has been written by Mitch Harmatz, he is a blogger, completed Master of Science (MS) in Economics for Development. He loves to write on freebies, news, health related topics, tips, solutions & tutorials for the website design community .

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