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Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry Overview

Our dentists at Midlothian Family Dentistry approach your regular dental care with a smile-first perspective, meaning everything they do is based on your entire smile and the impact it has on your life.

Did you know a great smile can improve self-image and have a positive impact emotionally and psychologically. People with bright white smiles are often seen as smarter, more attractive, and more successful.

That's why our dentists are chosen time and again for cosmetic dentistry by local celebrities and their families when they want to create their own radiant smiles. We've worked with some of the most discerning TV, radio, business and marketing professionals who recognize a beautiful smile is more than just a pretty face. Our cosmetic dentists know that a healthy, vibrant smile is something that continually enhances both your personal and professional life.

Midlothian Family Dentistry’s goal is to enhance your smile and help you live a healthier, happier life. We take the time to get to know you and listen to all your concerns and objectives – then we work with you to develop a solution that’s specifically designed for your best smile. Creating your perfect smile isn't painful, expensive, or complicated either. Our cosmetic dentists at Midlothian Family Dentistry believe in your oral health and will choose the best methods and treatments to provide a safe and lasting option for your teeth.

Cosmetic Dentistry Resources

Oral Appearance

Teeth aren’t the only aspect to consider when creating your beautiful smile. The ratio of teeth and gums visible when you smile can influence your appearance. Too much visible soft tissue gives the appearance of a 'gummy' smile and is easily corrected with laser gingival recontouring. Using lasers instead of traditional scalpels provides for less discomfort, quicker healing and more predictable results. This is a very conservative treatment approach and is often all that is needed in order to avoid destroying healthy tooth structure with conventional crowns. Should you need restorations, you’ll be glad to know that we are a metal-free office. All of our fillings, crowns and bridges are constructed from state–of–the–art composites and ceramics, generated through digital CAD/CAM technology for that perfect look and fit. No more ugly gray lines, discolored tissue or dark, empty triangles between your teeth!

Cosmetic Maintenance

We make maintaining your smile easy with our “Whitening for Life” program. For a small one-time investment we’ll provide you with the best, most up-to-date teeth whitening systems so you can maintain your white teeth at home in between your dental visits for as long as you’re a patient with us. Of course we also offer other convenient take-home and in-office teeth whitening products, so you have numerous choices by which to keep that smile of yours looking its best! White teeth are the finishing touch to a perfect smile, so we want to complete your look with overall oral care whether that is in the dentist office or at home.

Orthodontic Services

The good news is that for most people, orthodontics is all that is needed in order to achieve the smile of your dreams. We offer many orthodontic options, from traditional braces to invisible Invisalign trays that no one will know you’re wearing. Learn about our complete orthodontic services and speak with our Orthodontist about which option may be best suited for your particular dental situation.

We are confident that with our veneer or traditional braces options, you will be satisfied with your teeth. Dental veneers are on the rise of popularity, and are a great option for all ages who want to hide their teeth straightening process. With all of the orthodontic options at MFD, straight teeth are a painless and easy fix, so come in today to get the smile you’ve always wanted!

Cosmetic Consultation

Experience the difference MFD cosmetic dentistry can have in your life by asking us how we can help you achieve the smile you’ve always wanted! Our cosmetic dentists have numerous oral treatments and procedures that will be able to create the look you have been dreaming of. Give us a call to learn more of what we offer and schedule your appointment to get started.

What does Cosmetic Dentistry include?

Porcelain Veneers

Veneers help to repair broken or cracked teeth, even out mismatch tooth sizes, and correct gaps between teeth. Veneers are custom-made shells of tooth-colored material that are designed to cover the front surface of the teeth and are a long-lasting solution.

Dental Bonding

Similar to veneers, dental bonding helps repair decayed, chipped or cracked teeth, and can also close gaps and change the shape of your teeth. It is typically a faster procedure than veneers.

Teeth Bleaching & Whitening

Professional teeth whitening can get your teeth brighter faster than at-home products. You can see dramatic results in just one visit to your dentist.

Laser Dentistry

Laser dentistry is an innovative form of dental care which is a minimally-invasive option for gum surgery. Laser dentistry can help adjust "gummy" smiles where too much of the gums show when you smile and can also treat gum disease and other gum-related conditions.

Tooth-Colored Fillings

Do you have unsightly silver amalgam fillings? Tooth-colored fillings can be used for new cavities. They can replace old fillings to match the color of your tooth for a natural look.