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Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry at Auburn Family Dental

“Brighten your day with a natural, beautiful, healthy, dazzling smile!”

It’s easy to take a smile for granted unless you’re self-conscious about yours. In that case, we don’t want you to hide your smile. Natural imperfections, food stains, or accidental damage have always caused social anxiety and embarrassment. Don’t hide your smile because of stains, chipped, cracked, or crooked teeth. With modern dentistry, you can put those days behind you.

In the past decade, there has been a dramatic interest in cosmetic dentistry. Thanks to the advances in modern cosmetic dentistry, we are able to improve our teeth and smiles with quick, painless, and surprisingly affordable treatment.

Cosmetic dental treatment can:

  • Change the size, shape, and alignment of certain teeth
  • Fill in unattractive spaces between teeth
  • Improve or correct bits
  • Lighten or brighten the color of teeth
  • Repair decayed, broken, cracked, or chipped teeth
  • Replace missing teeth
  • Replace old, unattractive dental treatments

Remember, your smile speaks before you even say a word!

Here at Auburn Family Dental, Dr. Marie Durflinger has been restoring radiance to teeth and creating confident smiles for over 30 years! We invite you to experience a full spectrum of cosmetic options custom-designed just for you.

Cosmetic Procedures

Cosmetic Bonding -

Composite bonding is usually not an insurance covered benefit, but an affordable and noninvasive alternative cosmetic procedure.

Composite bonding process uses composite that match the shade, translucency, and texture of your teeth. Bonding can close gaps between teeth and eliminate chips and discolorations.

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Porcelain Veneers

A porcelain veneer is a thin shell of porcelain that covers the front, the edge, and a small portion of the back of an anterior tooth. Veneers are used for cosmetic as well as reconstructive purposes to cover up stained and worn down teeth, as a means to straighten slightly crooked teeth, to change the shape and color of your teeth or to restore teeth will failing older, unsightly white or mercury fillings.

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Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening creates an immediate improvement in the appearance of your smile. Whitening, or bleaching, is a non-invasive dental treatment to brighten the shade of your tooth enamel to make your smile look whiter and brighter. Since teeth whitening has now become the number one aesthetic concern of many patients, there are many products and methods available to achieve a brighter smile.

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Dental Implants

A dental implant is a post made of metal that is designed to replace missing teeth. It is made out of titanium and is placed surgically into the jawbone where the tooth is missing. The restoration uses a post and a crown to closely replicate your missing tooth. Unlike a bridge, an implant is a perfect alternative, so surrounding teeth are not involved, especially if they are healthy and require no treatment.

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