|Dental bonding is a option to repair
decayed teeth, repair chipped or cracked teeth, to close spaces between
teeth, make teeth look longer, change the shape of teeth, and as a cosmetic
alternative to amalgam fillings. It can also be used to protect a portion
of the tooth’s root that has been exposed to gum recession.
||Little preparation is needed for dental bonding.
Anesthesia is often not necessary unless the bonding is used to fill a
decayed tooth. A shade guide is used to select a composite resin color
that will closely match the color of your tooth.
Dental Bonding is the least expensive cosmetic dental procedure. Unlike
veneers and crowns, which are customized tooth coverings manufactured in
a lab, bonding can be done in one office visit unless several teeth are
involved. Compared to veneers and crowns, minimal tooth enamel is
Although the material used in dental bonding is somewhat stain resistant,
it does not resist stains as well as crowns. Bonding materials do not last
as long nor are as strong as other restorative procedures, such as crowns,
veneers, or fillings. Additionally, bonding materials can chip and break
off the tooth.
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