What Is a Smile Makeover?
A smile makeover is a series of treatments designed to address any damaged or unattractive areas of the mouth and jaw with reconstructive procedures, such as tooth restorations, gum contouring, and dental implants. Part of this process may involve cosmetic procedures that improve the appearance of the smile. You may need to receive dental crowns to mask chips and cracks within natural teeth or teeth whitening treatments to brighten your smile.
How a Smile Makeover Is Performed
We typically create a complete schedule of treatments for full mouth reconstruction patients. These can be spaced several weeks or months apart depending on how much healing time is needed between treatments. Procedures are performed under local anesthesia or with sedation procedures. We may use dental lasers to treat soft tissues and address periodontal health issues like gum disease before proceeding with advanced treatments.
Types of Full Mouth Reconstruction Procedures
Most patients need to undergo a few different procedures to achieve the full result of a smile makeover. Restorative and cosmetic procedures that may be a part of your treatment plan include: