Finding a cosmetic dentist is not as hard as you might think. It is much easier to find a cosmetic dentist in large cities like San Diego, Phoenix, Houston, or New York, than it is to find them in towns with populations under three thousand.
You can check the internet and find hundreds of cosmetic dentists in and around the city you are in, but it is recommended that you use someone that you know. Ask your friends and co-workers who they use for a cosmetic dentist. If your friends do not know of one then ask the general dentist that you use for a recommendation of a cosmetic dentist.
You will be happier with the results you get when you use someone that has been recommended to you by a friend, or someone else, that you trust. It is impossible to judge the quality of work that one of these professionals does from their advertisements.
Some people respond well to a dental care provider that has a playful and joking manner. Some people respond better if their dental care provider has a serious, take charge bedside manner. Your family and friends can tell you what type of bedside manner their dentists have.
Cosmetic dentists change the appearance of your face by correcting the problems in your mouth. Many times fixing a dental problem will give the person more confidence in themselves. When teeth are crooked, discolored, chipped, or out of line, can cause the facial features of the person to become distorted. Correcting the dental problems will stop the distortion.
Crooked teeth are straightened by an orthodontist, and when teeth are discolored the majority of general dentistry clinics can perform the necessary whitening you will require.
When teeth have been damaged or severely discolored, because of the medicines you take, or environmental factors, you need cosmetic applications of veneers to cover them. Veneers are a large part of cosmetic dentistry.
The application of veneers is only recommended for people with severe discoloration and deformities of the teeth. The actual preparation of the existing tooth before a veneer is attached will erode away as much as thirty percent of that tooth’s surface. You do not want this done if your natural tooth is not in really bad condition.
Dental implants, and false teeth, are often required to make a person have a healthy mouth and smile. Dental implants allow you to have one or more false teeth put in your mouth. With normal bridges, and dentures, there is a risk that the teeth will come out or that it will be noticeable that they are false. The teeth attached to dental implants look like natural teeth and they stay in place until you want them to come out.
If you are looking for a top quality cosmetic dentist in San Diego, California, Dr. Shojaina at Extreme Smile Makeover offers quality cosmetic dentistry. You can get more information about cosmetic dentistry in in San Diego by contacting Extreme Smile Makeover at