COSMETIC DENTAL PROCEDURES IN LA MESA:
Cosmetic dentistry treatments can be performed to correct everything from minor flaws in the smile to severe tooth discoloration, missing teeth, and uneven spacing between teeth. The following is a list of common cosmetic dental options, all of which are available at Jeff Gray DDS in La Mesa, California:
It allows you to comfortably undergo everything from a simple cleaning to extensive concerns. It is included in this list of cosmetic dental options because many patients either have a fear of the dentist or would like to have several cosmetic dental procedures performed at once and being comfortable and relaxed during a visit to the dentist addresses both of these issues.
Ceramic shells applied to the front of the teeth to conceal cracks and chips, overlay gaps, and create a whiter appearance to a person’s smile. Our master ceramist will create your dental veneers to look just like natural teeth (or even better!).
A cap used to repair badly decayed or damaged teeth. The dental crown is created from a mold of the original tooth, and then applied after the decay is removed and the tooth is prepared. Similar to the veneers, each porcelain crown will be custom crafted to look beautiful and natural.
Invisalign® Invisible Braces
A cosmetic dentistry solution for unevenly spaced, overlapping, or gapped teeth. Invisalign® is a popular teeth-straightening solution for adults who want to avoid orthodontic braces. Dr. Gray, your San Diego cosmetic dentist, is one of the leading providers of Invisalign in the nation and can help you have a straight, beautiful smile.
A composite resin material matched to the natural shade of your teeth. Tooth-colored “white” fillings are an attractive alternative to silver amalgam fillings.
There are two methods for whitening teeth: laser teeth whitening (performed in the cosmetic dentist’s office) and at-home teeth bleaching (involving the use of take-home bleaching kits).
The application of tooth-colored composite to the teeth. The bonding material can then be polished and shaped to look like the rest of the teeth. Cosmetic dental bonding can close gaps, fix chipped teeth, and make your smile more aesthetically pleasing.
Instant Orthodontics is a cosmetic dentistry procedure that can transform a crooked, uneven smile to one that’s straight, even and white in only 2 to 3 visits, without the use of metal braces.
Through the magic of computer imaging and photography, we can show you what you’ll look like with your new smile, BEFORE we do anything to your teeth.
Durable and attractive restorations used to repair cracked or otherwise damaged teeth. Inlays and onlays require less tooth reduction than fillings or crowns.
If you have noticed your teeth look worn down or short, you have headaches or jaw pain, you may be suffering from a “Bad Bite.”
Many people think that bad breath is a result of what’s going on in our stomachs. But that’s not the whole story. The actual odor of halitosis is generated by bacteria that thrive in the mouth under the gums, and in the nooks and crannies on the teeth and the surface of the tongue.