Cosmetic dentistry is a field of dentistry that revolves around giving patients a better looking smile. Although many people could not identify flaws with other people’s teeth, they tend to be much more concerned about the appearance of their own teeth and gums. However, many people have issues with their teeth and gums that cause them a great deal of self-consciousness that keeps them from participating in many social situations.
Because of this anxiety in social situations, many people choose to have dental work performed that is intended to straighten the teeth, whiten the teeth, and provide the patient with a better looking smile. Boulder CO cosmetic dentists have recently been performing many more services for their patients than they have in the last several years.
Boulder CO cosmetic dentists will often specialize in the particular service that they provide. For example, there are some cosmetic dentists specializing in maxillofacial surgery. These professionals can typically provide patients with extreme alterations to the patient’s teeth and gums. For example, these professionals can install dental implants for their patients who may benefit from porcelain crowns and veneers.
Orthodontists are a type of cosmetic dentist who perform their services over a longer period of time. Metal braces and Invisalign can be utilized by cosmetic dentists to slowly give patients a more well aligned smile over one to two years.