Dr. Loveless is a General & Cosmetic Dentist serving Austin, Round Rock and nearby areas of Texas.
If you are experiencing a persistent, nagging dental problem that prevents you from smiling and is negatively impacting your quality of life, dental bonding may be an ideal solution. With dental bonding, Dr. Loveless can correct a number of common cosmetic dental issues.
If you live in the Austin area and would like to learn more about dental bonding, please call BridgeView Dental today at (512) 265-5818 to schedule an appointment with LVI-trained cosmetic dentist, Dr. Lance Loveless. We welcome patients from Lakeway and West Lake Hills.
Dental bonding is a popular cosmetic dentistry procedure that uses bonding materials to create a tight, durable seal around your tooth. It is an effective, minimally-invasive solution for teeth that are:
During the bonding process, an acrylic composite is layered onto the enamel of your existing tooth. It is then sculpted, shaped and hardened using a curing light. The composite is applied directly to the affected tooth and does not affect your other existing teeth. The procedure can usually be completed in just one office visit.
Tooth bonding is a popular treatment option because it offers a number of advantages; it is:
Although tooth bonding is an effective treatment option, it does come with certain trade-offs. Bonding can stain and lose its luster over time. Tooth bonding is not as durable and long-lasting as ceramic restorations.
Like many dental procedures, the longevity of your results depends greatly on your personal oral hygiene habits following the treatment. During the first 48 hours following your bonding, you should avoid:
With attentive care, the composite bonding material can last for years. To maximize the longevity of your results, you should practice good oral hygiene and maintain a regular checkup schedule with Dr. Loveless. You should also avoid bad habits such as:
To learn more about dental bonding or to schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Loveless, please contact BridgeView Dental today by completing the form on this page or calling (512) 265-5818. We proudly serve the Austin area, including Lakeway and West Lake Hills.