Coalinga, CA residents ask, "Will cosmetic bonding improve the appearance and health of my smile?"

Beautiful Smile with Teeth, Dr. Nikunj Raiyani, Lemoore with Hanford Family Dental Center Addressing misaligned, misshaped, or broken teeth does more than enhance the appearance of your smile. It improves the health of your mouth and restores the confidence you need to smile brightly. Cosmetic teeth bonding is an important service offered by Dr. Nikunj Raiyani of the Hanford Family Dental Center, to Coalinga, CA patients. While many people believe that cosmetic services are only important for a person’s appearance, in many cases they are also critical to the patient’s dental health. Some cosmetic treatments improve a patient’s smile, and restore proper oral health and function. For example, patients may ask Dr. Raiyani to fix teeth that are chipped, broken, or cracked because they don’t like the appearance. However, the repair can also keep the patient from experiencing sensitivity to hot and cold, and prevent further damage.

What is cosmetic bonding?

Composite bonding is a procedure that adheres safe, tooth-colored material to enamel, using a special light. There are several advantages:
  • It is the easiest and least expensive option for cosmetic dental procedures.
  • Little preparation or anesthesia is needed. Unless several teeth are being bonded, the process can be performed during one office visit. Applying the bonding material and using the UV light to harden it is a straightforward and pain-free procedure.
  • Very little enamel needs to be removed prior to placing composite bonding.
  • Bonded teeth do not require special care. Daily brushing and flossing, along with regular checkups and cleanings, are all it takes to care for bonded teeth.
  • The lifespan of bonding materials can be up to 10 years, depending on the amount of bonding that took place and whether you have habits that can damage the material, such as biting on hard items.

If you live in the Coalinga, CA area and want to make improvements to your smile, call the office of Hanford Family Dental Center today at 559-530-8080.

Dr. Nikunj Raiyani

Hanford Family Dental Center

Dr. Nikunj Raiyani

At Hanford Family Dental Center we want to give our patients the best and most modern dental care. While dentistry focuses on the prevention and treatment of dental conditions and enhancing the aesthetics of your smile, we add a personal touch to it by understanding that your smile is unique. Through several years of training and experience, Dr. Nikunj Raiyani provides the best and most effective results through personalized and customized care. We work alongside you to help you achieve all your dental goals and desires. Our hygienists JD, Daisy and Jessica go the extra mile to educate you and help ensure your comfort throughout the treatment process. Although our office environment is modern, our Front Office staff and assistants ensure that you have a pleasant and smooth experience every time you visit us. At Hanford Family Dental Center, everything is about you!

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