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It seems like there are hundreds of makeover shows on TV today, but they all start the same way: they send the person being made-over to the dentist. This is because the appearance of your smile has a much bigger effect on what people think about you than your hair, your clothes, and pretty much anything else. Perhaps you’re interested in getting a smile makeover yourself, but how does it actually work? Today, your cosmetic dentist in Encinitas, Dr. Greg McElroy, is going to talk about the different ways he helps give people the smiles of their dreams.

How We Makeover Your Smile

A smile makeover doesn’t simply make your teeth look better, it also improves its health and functionality. Beautiful teeth that are unhealthy won’t really last, so we do everything we can to give you a smile that is attractive as well as functional.

Some of the procedures we may use include:

  • Teeth Whitening: Either in our office or in the comfort of your own home, we can eliminate the stains from your teeth and make them look up to 6-10 shades whiter.
  • Composite Bonding: A composite resin is applied to your teeth to quickly sculpt away cracks, chips, and gaps, giving you instantly better looking teeth.
  • Porcelain Veneers: This one procedure can completely transform your smile by simultaneously fixing broken, crooked, stained, and gapped teeth.
  • Orthodontics: Using either Invisalign or ClearCorrect, we can give you a straighter smile without having to deal with the look or discomfort of metal braces.
  • Same Day Crowns: Thanks to advanced technology, you can get a severely damaged tooth capped in one day using natural looking, long-lasting dental porcelain.
  • Bridges: The gaps in your smile can be quickly closed with a dental bridge, which uses a simple prosthetic tooth attached to surrounding teeth to complete your smile.
  • Dental Implants: The most complete way to replace your missing teeth, dental implants recreate your tooth above and below the gum line to give you the most secure solution possible.

Wait, Will I Need to Get ALL of These Treatments?

Each smile makeover is unique, so while the treatments we just listed may be part of yours, you probably won’t need each one. They are just the array of tools we can use, and as you can see, they can handle pretty much any issue your smile might have. Your makeover will start with a discussion with Dr. McElroy where you will talk about what kind of results you are looking for. From that, Dr. McElroy can come up with your customized treatment plan. A smile makeover may take as little as a few visits up to a few months to complete, but no matter the case, we will always make sure that you get the smile that you want.

Have Questions?

We know we’ll be able to give you a confident smile that you’ll be eager to show the world, and you can get started today by simply giving us a call. Don’t worry, if you still have questions about how we can help you, we’re ready to answer them.

Make an appointment with us today and we’ll show you just how powerful a beautiful smile can make you feel.

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