Aesthetic dentistry refers to any work done on our tooth with the main aim of improving the appearance of teeth, gums and or bite. It can also include increasing the functionality of the dental figures but it is not necessary. It mainly focuses on improving the color, position, shape, size, alignment and the overall smile appearance.
Instead of being a specific discipline or any particular type of treatment, it embraces all the dental treatment disciplines. The main aim of aesthetic dentistry is to create the best outcome for the patient, from an aesthetic, functional and biological perspective. It refers to a host of different treatments which are designed to enhance the smile and correct any deformities that affect the aesthetic appearance of the face.
There are different types of cosmetic dentistry and are explained below –