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By Dental Perfections, Inc.
November 18, 2019
Category: Cosmetic Dentistry
Tags: dental bonding  

Did you know you can rebuild your smile? It’s easier than you think, thanks to dental bonding. If your smile is suffering because of chips, cracks, or other signs of damage, dental bonding can help. Dr. Kern Agader at Dental Perfections serving the Kapolei and Ewa Beach areas, offers dental bonding to rebuild and enhance your smile.

Bonding uses a liquid material called composite, which has unique properties. The composite can be matched to the color of your teeth and sculpted to harmonize with the contours of your teeth. Once the liquid composite is placed, it’s hardened with a blue light, giving you a restorative treatment that enhances the beauty of your smile.

A bonding treatment isn't just beautiful; it's also strong. That's because the composite is chemically bonded to your tooth structure, so your bonding treatment will stand up to the most vigorous chewing. Dental bonding is a lasting way to enhance and strengthen your smile.

Dental bonding is one of the most versatile cosmetic dental services available. You can hide aesthetic problems like these:

  • Cracks and fracture lines from trauma
  • Lost tooth structure from an injury
  • Chips and erosion from aging or wear-and-tear
  • Enamel defects and discolorations from genetics

Dental bonding allows you to change the size, color and shape your teeth to provide a more harmonious smile. Dental bonding isn’t just versatile; it’s popular too, because it is natural-looking and blends with your smile.

Dental bonding is often combined with reshaping and recontouring, to sculpt and enhance your smile. Thanks to dental bonding, your smile can be uniquely beautiful, and uniquely yours. To find out more about dental bonding talk with an expert. Call Dr. Kern Agader at Dental Perfections serving patients in the Kapolei and Ewa Beach areas today.

By Dental Perfections, Inc.
June 28, 2016
Category: Dental Procedures

You’ll be happy to hear that some cosmetic procedures can improve the overall look of your teeth non-invasively.

Are you an otherwise happy-go-lucky person that feels embarrassed by gaps, cracks, and other minor smile issues? If you live in the dental bondingEwa Beach area then you may want to talk to cosmetic dentist Dr. Kern Agader about dental bonding and how it has improved countless smiles.

What is dental bonding?

This cosmetic procedure involves applying and molding a tooth-colored resin (the same material used to fill a cavity) over flawed areas of a tooth or teeth to improve the overall color, shape or size. However, unlike getting a cavity filled, just applying this resin material over the tooth is completely non-invasive and won’t require anesthesia or needles. Patients are happy to hear that this treatment is 100 percent painless!

What should I expect prior to my cosmetic treatment?

As with any cosmetic procedure, your cosmetic dentist in Kapolei, HI serving Ewa Beach will want to make sure that dental bonding fits your lifestyle, needs and goals for treatment, so it’s important to come in for a consultation before you decide whether bonding is right for you. Those looking for more conservative enhancements to their smile can often benefit from dental bonding.

Those with healthy smiles who practice good oral hygiene and are ready to properly care for their new and improved smiles are often the best candidates for bonding.

What issues can be addressed with dental bonding?

Dental bonding is great for patients of all ages that are looking to hide small imperfections like discolorations, gaps between teeth, chips and cracks. While other options like dental veneers are great for more moderate to complicated cases, dental bonding is a wonderful and non-invasive way to improve the overall appearance of your smile without the drastic measures.

How do I care for my teeth after bonding treatment?

Of course, no matter what dental procedure you go through it’s always best to maintain a good oral care regime to keep your smile looking and feeling its best. To protect the color and integrity of the dental resin you’ll also want to avoid doing any of these things for at least two days after your treatment:

  • Consuming stain-producing drinks or foods like coffee, wine, and berries
  • Smoking cigarettes, as the chemicals can cause some nasty dental stains and affect your overall health

With the proper care, dental bonding can last up to 10 years or more. By staying away from habits like nail biting, chewing on pens or opening bottle caps or plastic packaging with your teeth you too can protect the integrity of your healthy smile.

Call our office right away to schedule a consultation with Dr. Agader at Dental Perfections, located in Kapolei, HI and serving Ewa Beach.