Preventative dentistry is a method used to keep the teeth in good health. It is called preventive because it involves processes that help prevent common dental problems. Experts recommend visiting the dentist at least twice a year for preventative care. Even the kids will need a regular preventative care in order to develop strong permanent teeth. The benefits of preventative dentistry, nevertheless, do not end at that. Preventative dentistry can reduce the cost of dental care and the risks of chronic health problems. Then again, it is important to note than preventative dentistry requires the involvement of the patients themselves.
Anthony Leite, DDS is committed to offering a full range of dentistry services. Whether you’ve had repairs or need a complete replacement, we recommend continual check-ups to assess your gums and bone density to assess the surrounding areas associated with your implant.
Cosmetic dentistry is a term used to describe dental procedures that are meant to improve the appearance of gums, teeth and bite. By extension, cosmetic dentistry that is planned carefully will also improve functionality of the mouth. It focuses on improving the esthetic appearance of a mouth in terms of color, shape, position, alignment, size and the general appearance of the teeth. Gone are the days when dentistry only involved removing and filling teeth. People are willing to invest in looking better, feeling better and having beautiful smiles. If done well by a qualified cosmetic dentist, the procedures can have tremendous impact on your overall appearance. Cosmetic dentistry can include procedures such as crowns, veneers, implants, bridges, smile makeover, full mouth reconstructions and tooth whitening. Should you be looking to improve your appearance and increase confidence in your smile, give our office a call.