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What is a chairside tooth veneer or a direct composite veneer? Is a direct composite veneer different than a porcelain veneer?  This blog will answer some basic questions about the differences between direct composite veneers which are also called ‘chairside veneers’ and porcelain veneers. The patient above was concerned about the appearance of her front four teeth.  She had heard […]

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What happens during composite bonding? Composite bonding can be completed in just one visit to improve a smile!  Let’s say you have a job interview coming up and you want to look your very best.  You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression and this interview is important to you!  Your smile says a lot about you […]

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A composite or tooth colored filling may be just what you need to improve your smile!   Sure, they do not last as long as a porcelain restoration and they do have limitations but the goal of this blog is to show a conservative approach to improving a smile and let you know what the potential benefits and complications are when a […]

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Did your dentist ever warn you about tooth bleaching and having dental treatment that includes any type of bonding? If not, they should have! In a nutshell, do not bleach your teeth at all for a period of two weeks before having any bonding procedures completed! I will try to explain this in common terms!  Bonding is a term used […]

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When you have small chips, cracks, or stains, cosmetic bonding may offer a simple cosmetic dentistry solution. The process involves mixing resin to create a shade that matches your natural teeth and applying it to the affected area. The tooth-colored cosmetic bonding material is cured with a light and adheres to the surface of your teeth, immediately resulting in a […]

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