Cosmetic Dentistry Phases
At Foothill Family Dental, our forte is the mastery of beautiful smiles harmonious with nature.
Our laboratory work is done by master ceramists. Cosmetic Dentistry and Porcelain Veneers are made by a team that has done this over and over again.
- 1. Consultation
Cosmetic Dentistry is something to look forward to. In your initial consultation, we discuss the goals and the case criteria in basic and general terms. Once the patient has decided to make us his/her New Smile Consultant then we proceed to the next phase.
- 2. Taking Impressions
The patient has a quick and convenient X-Ray. Impressions of upper and lower teeth are taken. Models from these will later be mounted on a device to analyze your bite and to make a design for your future smile.
- 3. Prototype Approval Appointment
This is the active appointment where changes are performed on the teeth and impressions are taken for the fabrication of the new smile. Teeth are prepared to receive the final restoration. Impressions are taken and sent to the lab after the patient approves of the prototype design by his/her Cosmetic Dentist. Esthetic restorations are made to mimic the final smile.
- 4. Final Smile Insertion Appointment
This is when we bond the final dental restorations. The teeth are tried in to assure a perfect match with the Prototypes by an index obtained earlier from the Prototypes. The bite is adjusted, and x rays taken to confirm the perfect fit. Photographs are taken again. Patients have a range of positive emotions to see the remarkable change in their appearance. This is the occasion to celebrate.
Whether you are looking to make small tweaks to the color or overall shape of your smile or you are contemplating a full cosmetic makeover, our dental team here at Foothill Family Dental is here to make sure that cosmetic dentistry fulfills your smile goals. We can work with you to provide you with the quality, customized treatment or treatments you need to get that straighter, whiter, and more attractive smile.
Are you interested in our Cosmetic Dentistry Services? Call Foothill Family Dental in Foothill Ranch, CA at (949) 273-8600 for more information or to book an appointment!
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