Cosmetic Dentistry and Orthodontics treatment in London & Essex
Many people are concerned with their smile. They may have crooked teeth, ‘gappy teeth’ or discoloured teeth. Cosmetic dentistry can correct these problems and give you a perfect smile. Depending on your concerns, you may need porcelain veneers or orthodontics (braces). You may need to see a cosmetic dentist or an orthodontist, depending on what cosmetic dentistry you need.
What is a Cosmetic Dentist?
A cosmetic dentist is a dentist with further specialised training in cosmetic dentistry. Cosmetic dentist should be a member of the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentists (BACD) and prove their regular attendance of cosmetic dentistry courses. A cosmetic dentist should be registered with the GDC (General Dental Council).
What is an Orthodontist?
An orthodontist is a dentist with specialised training in orthodontics or braces. An orthodontist should be registered with the GDC and regularly attend further training in orthodontics.
Orthodontics or Cosmetic Dentistry?
Many people have the option of orthodontics or cosmetic dentistry, but which one is best?
The answer depends what you need and how quickly you want the results. Cosmetic dentistry or orthodontics are equally as good, but it depends on the individual case. Sometimes a combination of orthodontics followed by cosmetic dentistry is needed.
Types of Cosmetic Dentistry
Cosmetic dentistry covers a variety of dental treatments:
Gum lift / gum reshaping
Porcelain crowns and dental bridges
Gum disease treatment
Types of Orthodontics
There are many types of braces available to correct the unsightly teeth:
Retention of teeth
Whatever your concerns, it is important to know the risks and benefits of orthodontics or Cosmetic dentistry.
Perfect Smile Spa specialises in orthodontics, teeth whitening and cosmetic dentistry.
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