Cosmetic & General Dentistry
Seeing a dentist is crucial to maintaining healthy gums and teeth. During your hygiene appointment your teeth will be checked for cavities, your periodontal condition will be monitored, and any plaque and tarter build up will be removed. By keeping up with you oral hygiene you can help to prevent cavities, tartar build-up and other serious dental issues. Even if you are careful about brushing and flossing, there are still some areas that will be affected by tartar that are out of your reach. Your teeth will feel amazingly clean after all of the plaque and tartar is removed as well as being polished and scaled.
As a new cosmetic dentistry patient, you will arrive at The Dental Office Encino to be greeted by our staff. You will be asked to fill out paperwork that will help us treat you, we will give you a tour of our office and before we start you will have a private consultation in a separate office with Dr. Howard. At this time you can discuss any questions you have about your cosmetic procedure. Cosmetic dental procedures include:
- Porcelain Veneers
- Devinchi Crowns and Veneers
- Porcelain Crowns
- Porcelain Inlays and Overlays
- Bonding of all types, with composite and other tooth colored materials.
- Teeth Whitening using in office systems (Zoom, Brite Smile), and combination home systems (Night White, Day White and Oppalescence).
- Cosmetic Gingival contouring is done using a Laser.
- Cosmetic Mock ups and Recontouring
People are affected by tooth loss for many different reasons and having missing teeth can cause several negative effects. Dental Implants are artificial tooth replacements that are used to replace those teeth that are missing. Dental implants can help to boost confidence and make them no longer afraid or embarrassed to speak or smile. Dental implants are both stronger and more durable than bridges and dentures therefore making them a permanent solution. There will also be no worries of your teeth slipping or shifting in your mouth while trying to chew or talk. The process may be lengthy, but after realizing the stability, comfort, and natural look of your new dental implants you feel the procedure was well worth it.
Porcelain Veneers can be the answer to several different dental conditions that affect the teeth in the front of your mouth. They are the perfect way to restore a natural looking beautiful smile and regain your confidence. Porcelain Veneers help to correct crooked teeth, restore broken teeth, as well as give you a sparkling white smile. All Dental Veneers are custom created and fit to help you achieve the smile of your dreams. Even if you are only have one Porcelain Veneer put on there are no worries of sticking out from the rest of your teeth. Each Porcelain Veneer is custom colored to create a flawless match with the rest of your teeth.