Cosmetic dentistry has skyrocketed in popularity over the past few decades. At Encinitas Periodontics & Dental Implants, we specialize in several cosmetic services aimed at improving the appearance of your teeth and overall smile. From minor cosmetic changes to full-tooth restorations, we have got you covered!
Sometimes we have to take a tooth out because it is suffering from tooth decay, and it is so infected we can’t save it. We remove one infected tooth to save other teeth. If we do have to remove a tooth, we don’t like to leave an empty socket. Instead of leaving you with empty sockets after we remove a tooth, we can repair your jaw. One of the procedures that we do regularly to help our patients is called ridge augmentation. Let Dr. Bembey and Dr. Yokoyama give you more information about ridge augmentation.
Learn more about how we replace that empty tooth socket with an implant
Aesthetic Gum Lift
Sometimes you have an issue with your smile that prevents you from smiling your brightest. Maybe your gums are a little too large for your teeth. You may also have a lot of tissue growth, due to genetics or medication. If you think you might benefit from smaller gums, let Dr. Bembey and Dr. Yokoyama give you information about aesthetic gum lifts.
Discover more of the good candidate for an aesthetic gum lift
Gum grafting may be the best way to address the severe gum recession. Gum recession can be the result of periodontal disease, aging, trauma, over-brushing, and misaligned teeth. Gum recession can result in substantial sensitivity issues, pain, and poor smile aesthetics.
Learn more about the benefits of gum graft surgery.
Schedule Your Consultation
If you are unsatisfied with the current state of your smile, you may qualify for cosmetic dentistry! Call 760-632-9055 to schedule your consultation now!