Conservative Tooth Shaping
If over time, your teeth have become flattened and chipped creating an aged appearance, conservative reshaping can create a much more natural, youthful appearance of the teeth.
WHAT IS CONSERVATIVE TOOTH SHAPING?
Using fine diamond instruments and polishing wheels, small chips and worn areas are shaped to restore the tooth to its earlier shape, creating a more pleasing appearance of the tooth.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF TOOTH SHAPING?
If your teeth are reshaped using these techniques, it will create a more youthful appearance of the tooth without the use of restorative materials. The procedures are so conservative that local anesthetic is not required and they can be accomplished in minimal time.
AM I A CANDIDATE FOR TOOTH RESHAPING?
If your teeth are proper length and simply flattened leaving a tooth with sharp corners, tooth reshaping is commonly the treatment of choice. If slightly larger defects are present, reshaping may often be combined with Cosmetic Bonding Procedures.