Dental bonding can help fix chipped, cracked, or gapped teeth. Read on to learn more about the advantages of this procedure we offer at Soos Creek Dental in Covington, Washington.
Bonding is a cosmetic dental procedure that uses tooth-colored resin to improve the appearance of gapped, chipped, broken, or stained teeth.
Bonding is used in:
To prepare the tooth for bonding, our dentists use anesthesia only if the procedure includes treatment for a decayed tooth if there is a chip near the nerve, or when drilling is required for reshaping the tooth.
Next, using a shade guide, our dentists will select the composite resin material to be used for bonding.
Our dentists then prepare the tooth surface by applying a conditioning liquid that will help the material bond with the tooth. Our dentists will shape the bonding material and then harden it using a bright light or laser.
Lastly, polish is applied to give the tooth a natural shine.
The procedure takes about 30 minutes per tooth.
The benefits of dental bonding include:
To help your dental bonding last longer:
At Soos Creek Dental, our experienced team led by Dr. Parminderpal Singh and Dr. Gurinderpal Bajwa offers comprehensive dental services, including cosmetic procedures like dental bonding. For more details, call us at (253) 631-8241, book online, or visit us at 17615 SE 272nd St, Covington, WA 98042.