Is Cosmetic Dentistry Right For Me?
Hollywood is nearly 2,000 miles away, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a movie star smile in Minneapolis. Our Bloomington, MN dental office specializes in cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Weddell has completed level III of the aesthetic continuum at the University of Minnesota and thousands of hours of training to help transform his patients’ smiles.
Even if you won’t be starring in any movies in 2017, it doesn’t mean you don’t want to put your best smile forward this year. To schedule a consultation with Weddell Dental to discuss your smile goals, call us today at 952-679-1365.
Let’s talk about some common smile flaws and how to fix them.
- Yellowed, Stained, Or Dull Teeth
If your teeth are anything but vividly white, you might feel insecure about the color of your smile. Fortunately, you have many options here for getting your smile bright, white again. The most obvious one is teeth whitening.Professional grade teeth whitening is different than the at-home stuff you might have tried that left you feeling disappointed and disheartened. For a white smile fast, we can brighten your smile in-office. In less than an hour, your teeth will be noticeably brighter and will continue to grow brighter with each treatment until you reach your goal shade.For even better results, you can whiten your teeth over the span of a few weeks. We’ll send you home with trays and solution that you’ll wear for a little while each evening. Before you know it, your friends will be raving about how brilliant your smile is.
Teeth whitening does require maintenance and isn’t effective on certain types of discoloration, so you may find dental veneers are a better solution for your smile. Dental veneers are small bits of expertly shaped porcelain Dr. Weddell will apply over your natural teeth for a luminous new smile. Dental veneers also hide chips, cracks, and small gaps.
Dr. Weddell can make any adjustments in shape, size, and shade, so you’ll leave perfectly happy with your new veneers.
- Crooked Teeth, Crowded Teeth, Or Teeth With Gaps
As mentioned, dental veneers are great at hiding smile flaws and concealing minor gaps between teeth. But if your teeth are more than slightly crooked, braces are a better choice for you. Don’t fret. You won’t have to suffer now so you can be glam later. Clear braces allow you to upgrade your smile without looking like a work in progress. ClearCorrect clear braces use a series of clear aligners to transition your teeth into the right positions.
- Missing, Misshapen, Or Damaged Teeth
Losing a tooth can be traumatic. Help yourself bounce back by replacing your missing tooth with a dental implant. Dental implants are embedded in your jawbone for a strong, reliable hold that feels a lot like your natural teeth.If your tooth is damaged or misshapen, you can correct it by covering it with a dental crown. For teeth that just need minor adjustments, consider teeth recontouring for gentle shaping. Or tooth bonding, in which Dr. Weddell will use a tooth-colored material to reshape your tooth.
- Gums, Gums, And GumsGums are just as important to a great smile as your teeth are. To treat gum recession that can make your teeth look longer than they are or to reshape an uneven gumline, we can refer you to one of our trusted dental partners.If your issue is with bad breath or teeth that feel loose, you could be suffering from gum disease. Gum disease attacks the bones beneath your gums. Dr. Weddell can perform non-surgical gum disease treatment to help you manage the health of your gums and keep your smile as attractive as possible.
Get The Superstar Treatment
While you’re at Weddell Dental having your smile worked on, you will get the superstar treatment. We have a full comfort menu to make you feel pampered:
- Sedation (oral medication or nitrous oxide)
- Neck pillows
Plus, our friendly team will always do all they can to ensure you have a positive visit.
Let’s Get Started!
To get going on your brand-new smile, you need to schedule a consultation with Dr. Weddell. Call 952-679-1365. The two of you will talk about your smile goals and he’ll create a treatment plan for you to help you achieve them. If you find there are multiple procedures you want, he can combine them all into a smile makeover for you.