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Advantages of Cosmetic Dental Treatments

Advantages of Cosmetic Dental Treatments

Cosmetic dental treatment can help you attain a beautiful smile. An array of treatments are performed by the dentist that helps with a smile makeover. Listed below are the advantages of undergoing cosmetic dental treatments.

Improved Self-Esteem

When you smile, many other people smile too. Having teeth that are healthy and white is attractive to others and makes you want to smile more. As a result, you feel better about yourself.

Over time, your teeth can become stained from coffee, tea, wine, or smoking. Smoking in particular weakens teeth, and teeth may become discolored. Stains may not go away on their own, but there are several cosmetic dental treatments that can lighten or remove the stains.

A Brighter, Healthier Smile

Veneers give your smile an instant boost, erasing years of stains and discoloration. Porcelain veneers are translucent and reflect light in a way that looks completely natural. Each veneer is custom-designed to perfectly match your surrounding teeth, creating a seamless, flawless smile.

More Comfortable Bite

Patients who get cosmetic dental treatments often report having a new bite that is more comfortable than their old bite. This occurs because the cosmetic dental treatments address issues that affect both the function and appearance of your teeth. For example, if you have a chipped tooth, a dental crown will cover that tooth and not only repair the appearance, but also protect it and your remaining teeth from further damage.

Improved oral health

Cosmetic dental treatments are designed to address flaws that can interfere with your oral health. For instance, dental bonding can repair small chips or cracks in teeth. This can keep bacteria from accumulating in the damaged areas and causing tooth decay.


When your oral health is in good condition after cosmetic treatments, your entire body benefits. The mouth is connected to the rest of the body through the bloodstream, and harmful bacteria in the mouth can enter the bloodstream and lead to systemic health problems.

To learn more about our cosmetic dentistry treatments, visit Wedgewood Dental offices at 713 Salem Avenue Suite A, Rolla MO 65401 or 1116 S. Main Street, Salem MO 65560. You can also reach us at (573)368-7325 or (573)729-7701 and schedule an appointment.


713 Salem Avenue Suite A, Rolla MO 65401

Office Hours

MON 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

TUE Closed

WED - THU 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

FRI - SUN Closed

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Phone: (573) 368-7325


1116 S. Main Street, Salem MO 65560

Office Hours

MON Closed

TUE 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

WED - THU Closed

FRI 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

SAT - SUN Closed

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Phone: (573) 729-7701