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Cosmetic Dentistry Part 2: Cosmetic Bonding

Cosmetic Dental Bonding

Chipped, crooked teeth, discoloured or teeth with gaps can all be improved with cosmetic bonding. Bonding with composite will help improve the appearance of teeth immediately.

A lot of people can feel self conscious with their smile if one or more of the above applies to them. Simple bonding can be an instant improvement, sometimes no drill and needle is necessary.

How easy is dental bonding?

Easy as 1-2-3! Just 3 simple steps.

Firstly, we condition your teeth to accept the bond, then a bond is applied, finally the filling itself and set with a light. Done!

Why do people get cosmetic dental bonding?

Apart from people requesting bonding for cosmetic reasons, bonding is also used to reshape / replace lost tooth structure from grinding teeth or trauma.

Who can get dental bonding?

Anyone! As Long as the patient can open for a few minutes to have the glues applied and filling inserted,

Dental Bonding is a quick way to transform the smile whether its 1 tooth or the whole smile. They are also cheaper than porcelain veneers or crowns. The good news is , if bondings chips away, they can be repaired very easily.

What are the advantages of Dental Bonding?

  • Quick to apply, instant results
  • Easy to repair
  • Can hide crooked , discoloured, fractured teeth
  • Help against sensitivity
  • Cost-effective

What are the disadvantages of Dental Bonding?

  • Can chip easily
  • Wears down over time
  • Absorbs stains then looks unsightly
  • High maintenance

If you would like us to show you a quick demo of what your smile would look like with bonding,
book in
or call us on 9589 4472……. You will never look back.

This article is part two of a three part series on cosmetic dentistry.

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