Let a Cosmetic Dentist Get Your Sparkly Smile Back
Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we all had dazzling smiles like the Hollywood stars we all look up to? Sadly that’s not how it works. Genetics, accidents, disease and stress play their part in dimming our sparkle. But fortunately, that’s not where the buck stops -cosmetic dentists can restore that sparkle in your smile. The question is how and where to find one a cosmetic dentist will be worth the money, time and effort of having work done on your teeth?
Here are a few pointers on the things to look for when you go shopping for the perfect cosmetic dentist. To begin with don’t just pick a dentist who is member of AACD or other dental associations. As prestigious as these organizations may be, they give membership to those who pay their dues and not based on skill or training level. Be careful and very thorough when checking credentials when it comes to picking a cosmetic dentist.
Next, make sure that the professional you are planning on hiring has handled the cosmetic procedures you are considering for yourself. Ask to see before and after photographs of patients who have had similar procedures done, if the cosmetic dentist doesn’t offer them. Good and experienced cosmetic dentists have albums in their clinics showing off their handiwork. But just in case, remember to ask specifically if the photographs they are showing are of their own work or are just a “just like we do here” book purchased at a trade fair.
Another thing you can do is talk to friends and colleagues who have had something similar done. Someone you know may have been to a cosmetic dentist who made magic happen for them. Going to someone whose handiwork you are already impressed with is a comforting thought and will help you feel at ease.
Pay close attention to the supporting staff at the clinic as well, since it is important that they too are professional and capable of doing their job. Make sure the environment is pleasant and friendly at the clinic you choose to have the procedure done. If you can, ask to meet other patients or at least read their testimonials about how their experience was at the facility you are interested in.
In the end remember that you are going to a cosmetic dentist for the sake of getting back your perfect smile and not to live up to someone else’s unrealistic standards, so choose what suits you and what you are comfortable with.
For the best of the best cosmetic dentists, pick up the phone and make an appointment at the Beverly Hills Institute of Dental Esthetics for a free consultation with Hollywood’s best team of cosmetic dentists.