What Are My Teeth Whitening Options in Round Rock, TX?

wisdom teethJust browsing the television on a daily basis, you will be inundated by numerous ads claiming that the easiest solution to whiter teeth is just a phone call away. While we agree with their message the products that are being sold over-the-counter and through TV infomercials are either not so effective or can cause negative consequences on your oral health.

Teeth bleaching is just what it sounds like. Bleach is a harmful and abrasive chemical agent. While it performs wonderfully on the adverse effects of stained and yellow teeth, Extreme care must be taken. The surrounding tissue that support the teeth are highly sensitive and do not regenerate easily.

Therefore when applying the so-called best tooth whitening technique that you bought for $39.99, you must reevaluate how much is teeth whitening worth to you.

The best method for how to whiten teeth is by coming into our dental office and allowing us to perform a smile makeover in one or two visits. Our comprehensive technique will often whiten your smile by up to eight shades of white in one weekend. Whitening teeth is something that we take great pride in, and we are proud when our patients walk out of the door with elevated self-confidence.

Dental Porcelain Veneers Cost Is Just Right

Veneers are currently our preferred method for improving the look of a smile for adults in their 40s and 50s. You see, cosmetic dentistry is not needed by the young who have not experienced tooth decay and staining of the teeth that is accompanied by the many years that wisdom and experience can bring.

A porcelain veneer can be applied to a few or all of your teeth in order to not only brighten the smile but form the teeth in a way that create an Adonis-like smile. Teeth veneers are a great solution for people with stained teeth and a long history of fillings, crowns, caps, and minor breaks in teeth.

Veneers for teeth cost is almost never covered by dental insurance. This is because the job of a dental insurance provider is to guarantee satisfactory oral health, not to pay for your smile to be comparable to a Greek God.

Therefore veneers and Lumineers are elective procedures that a patient must think long and hard about before diving into the deep end.  The procedure will run up to about $5,000, and depending on your oral health can be more or less than this ballpark figure.

Am I A Candidate For Cosmetic Dentistry?

As a superlative and elective component of oral health, we suggest cosmetic dentistry only for those patients who have proven that they can take satisfactory care of their dental health. There’s no need in getting your teeth whitened and your smile upgraded, if you will soon likely fall victim to the detrimental effects of dental diseases.

lumineersDoing so will effectively negate the wonderful work and attractive smile that you have paid out-of-pocket for. Therefore we will work hard to ensure the restorative works and preventive methods are in effect in your mouth.

In the case that a mouth has little wiggle room, we might suggest a wisdom teeth removal. This will free up some space and provide for a more effective installation of veneers.

In addition, gum health is absolutely paraamount to having the veneers procedure accepted and welcomed by your gums. Therefore even slightly below average gum health might remove you from candidacy of cosmetic dental works. It’s best to get your gums in tip-top shape before entertaining the idea of cosmetics.

For more information on a cosmetic dentistry practice and ensuring that your dental health is sufficient to provide the basis for such treatment, send us an appointment request via the form on our About Us page. We will be more than happy to discuss the options open to you.