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Jan 2022
10th
 

Case of the Month November 2021 - Cosmetic Bonding

Our case of the month for November 2021 was a classic tooth bonding case involving severe tooth wear. Tooth wear is an increasing problem with grinding at night becoming an ever increasing problem coupled with acid in the diet. The combination of these two factors can lead to the softening and dissolving enamel leading to thin edges, chipping, fractures and exposure of the underlying dentine which can be very sensitive.

The beauty of cosmetic bonding is that we can treat the wear, protect the teeth and improve the aesthetics in one visit. We do not need to cut the teeth down at all, there is no need for any needle, the procedure is pain free and easy to maintain.

Pre bonding 1

Severe tooth wear with almost see through edges

Pre Bonding

After bonding- teeth restored back to almost normal in just one visit. Treatment completed by Dr Nissit Patel using Empress Direct composite.

If you suffer from tooth wear and would like to consider bonding to protect the teeth and improve the appearance, please contact us to arrange your first visit.

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