Composite bonding offers many benefits, including:
Composite bonding is a great option for patients who want to improve the appearance of their teeth but do not want to undergo more invasive treatments, such as veneers or crowns. It is also a good option for patients with minor cosmetic issues, such as chips, cracks, gaps, or discoloration.
However, composite bonding may not be suitable for patients with more significant dental issues or who require extensive restorative work. In these cases, other treatments may be more appropriate.
The composite bonding process typically involves the following steps:
Composite bonding requires little to no special care, but it is important to maintain good oral hygiene habits to ensure the longevity of the treatment. This includes brushing twice a day, flossing daily, and visiting the dentist for regular checkups and cleanings.
Avoid biting or chewing on hard objects, such as ice or hard candy, as this can damage the bonding material. If you grind your teeth at night, your dentist may recommend a night guard to protect your teeth and the bonding material.
If you have any questions about composite bonding or would like to schedule a consultation, please contact us at Merivale Dental Practice. Our team of experienced dentists will be happy to discuss your options and help you achieve the smile you’ve always wanted.