What Is Cosmetic Bonding?
By Dyras Dental
June 01, 2017
Category: Dental Procedures
Tags: cosmetic bonding  

Cosmetic dental bonding can correct a variety of imperfections in teeth and improve the overall appearance of teeth. Bonding can be dental bondingused to address such problems as discolored or chipped teeth, and can also fill in small gaps between teeth. Your Lansing, MI dentists at Dyras Dental can help you decide if your teeth would benefit from cosmetic bonding.

Cosmetic Bonding

Cosmetic bonding involves the application of a resin material to the surface of the problem tooth. Once dry, the material hardens and bonds with the tooth so that it becomes part of the tooth. Dr. Michael Hutcheson and Dr. Laura Dyras can help you decide if dental bonding is the right option for you.

Cosmetic dental bonding can be used to correct a variety of imperfections. Bonding can even be used to fill cavities. In some cases, bonding can be used to cover and protect exposed tooth roots where the gums have receded. Some of the cosmetic problems bonding can address include:

  • Chipped teeth
  • Discolored teeth
  • Gaps between teeth
  • Misshapen teeth

Cosmetic dental bonding is an effective option for correcting a variety of imperfections in teeth. Whether you wish to hide a chip or discoloration on a tooth or want to close a small gap between teeth, cosmetic bonding can help you achieve an improved smile. To learn more about cosmetic bonding and how it can transform your smile, schedule an appointment with Dr. Hutcheson or Dr. Dyras, your Lansing, MI dentists, by calling Dyras Dental at (517) 721-7900.