What is Cosmetic Dentistry?
Cosmetic Dentistry mostly constitutes
Cosmetic dental procedures such as teeth straightening (Invisalign, 6-month Smiles), Porcelain Veneers (Lumineers), Dental Implants for replacing missing teeth are all now widely accepted and practiced by dentists all over the world.
How important is your smile?
A smile may flash only for a second, but
Who is a good candidate for cosmetic dentistry?
Anyone from young adults to seniors
Is cosmetic dentistry worth the time and the cost?
The answer to this question is an unequivocal YES. People to understand that every day we go out and smile (or not)
How long will my new smile last?
Depending on the type of treatment, it can last for
How quickly will I be able to complete my cosmetic dentistry treatment?
This depends on the treatment. Some treatments like Six-month smiles braces or Invisalign will take between 6 months to 2 years as teeth are slowly moved into position. Dental Implants for missing teeth can be placed in as little as an hour and in two appointments one can get a replacement tooth which matches perfectly with the adjacent teeth. Porcelain veneers can be placed in one single day and completely change the smile in a dramatic fashion. Dr Lokhandwala has placed hundred of implants, hundreds of Porcelain veneers and completed hundred of orthodontic cases. We have seen dramatic results right here in our offices.
What are some examples of cosmetic dentistry procedures?
Invisalign and 6 month
How has technology improved cosmetic dentistry?
Yes greatly. Dentistry is one area of medicine
Will people notice that I had this procedure done?
Yes in most cases the significant improvement in your smile will not go unnoticed. Some of the procedure we perform at StarBrite Dental, such as Porcelain Veneers and Six-month Smiles create such dramatic differences in smiles that not just the patient and their immediate family see a difference but many more people who come in contact with the patient will remark there is something different and better about them when they see them. Most of time, our own staff members are taken aback by the dramatic improvement in the smile as it develops in our own dental practice while working with the patient.
Our team consists of Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and Dr. Maryum Tariq who are highly skilled dentists with decades of dental experience in both cosmetic and general dentistry.