A smile makeover is a specialized series of treatments that are designed specifically for the patient to achieve a more attractive appearance. Patients with cosmetic imperfections of the smile may feel self-conscious about the way they look to others due to the negative impact these issues can have. Dr. Eric Wiitala of Scottsdale, AZ encourages these patients to consider the advantages of undergoing a smile makeover.
What are some questions to ask during your consultation regarding a smile makeover?
Dr. Eric Wiitala works routinely with patients who have several questions about undergoing the smile makeover procedure. Below are a few questions patients can ask regarding their treatment plan:
Am I a good candidate for a smile makeover?
During the first visit with Dr. Eric Wiitala, patients will be evaluated to determine if they are a good fit for a smile makeover. Any patient who has imperfections in the smile that they’d like to address and are free from periodontal disease and tooth decay might be a great candidate for cosmetic dentistry.
What treatments are performed during a smile makeover?
There are several cosmetic procedures that might be worked into a patient’s smile makeover plan. This includes some of the following:
- Dental crowns
- Porcelain veneers
- Composite resin bonding
- Porcelain white fillings
- Professional teeth whitening
- Cosmetic injectables (Botox and Juvéderm)
What are the benefits of a smile makeover?
The primary advantage of a smile makeover is the opportunity to enhance the smile with cosmetic dentistry procedures. Patients may want to have all the treatments done in a single appointment, while others might desire to spread them out over time, gradually making changes to their smiles until they achieve the final results.
How long will my new smile last?
With proper care of the smile, many patients will enjoy the results of their new smile makeover for many years to come. Certain restorations may need to be replaced with time, such as porcelain crowns or composite resin bonding. The longevity of the smile’s appearance depends on compliance of the patient.
How do I learn more about the smile makeover treatment plan?
A consultation visit with Dr. Eric Wiitala is the first step in learning more about this and other cosmetic services available at his practice, conveniently located at 9755 North 90th Street. Scottsdale, AZ area patients can call the office at (480) 657-6981 to request more information.