Imperfections can occur to the smile over time. Some patients may also have imperfections that have been present over the years, and they may not have been sure as to the best way to address them. Cosmetic dentistry has come a long way, and many patients in San Francisco, CA, find that dental bonding can cover one tooth or several teeth and provide natural repair. At West Portal Family Dentistry, we work with new and current patients to help them achieve the appearance they desire with composite resin bonding, a popular aesthetic solution.
When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, Drs. Terri Nguyen and Laura Huynh of West Portal Family Dentistry encourage patients to consider the most conservative options for them. In many situations, composite resin bonding may be the most effective. This material is bonded to a tooth and can
This material is natural-looking, ensuring seamless integration with the natural tooth enamel.
Our dentists encourage patients to consider cosmetic dental bonding for its many advantages. This cosmetic solution is fast and simple, and repairs can be done in a single appointment. Composite resin bonding does not require the dentist to remove natural tooth structure in the same way porcelain veneers and dental crowns do, making it the most conservative way to address imperfections. The restoration looks great and provides an effective solution.
Most patients who care for their smiles and visit the dentist regularly for examinations will be able to enjoy their dental restoration for many years. In many situations, the composite resin will last anywhere from five to ten years before requiring replacement.
Determining if you are a candidate for this restoration is the first step in improving the smile. Contact the team of West Portal Family Dentistry to discuss cosmetic treatments that can enhance the appearance of the teeth and boost self-confidence. Call (415) 604-9292 to speak to our front office team about making an appointment with Drs. Terry Nguyen and Laura Huynh.
A graduate from UC San Francisco with a Doctor of Dental Science degree, Dr. Terri Nguyen has over 20 years of expertise in the field of dental practice. She is known for her caring and passionate nature towards her patients whilst having a wealth of knowledge and technical skill.
Dr. Nguyen continues to update herself with newer and tested treatment methods and technology to ensure that she is capable of delivering the best possible service to her clients. Her areas of specialty include root canal therapy, implant dentistry and cosmetic treatment. She is also a prestigious member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Dr. Laura Huynh dedicates herself to providing the highest level of dental care to patients of all ages. While she has over 15 years of experience in all areas of general practice, she especially enjoys pediatric dentistry and cosmetic dentistry for adults.
A UC Irvine graduate, Dr. Huynh obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Arthur Dugoni Dental School at University of Pacific. She stays on top of the latest trends and technologies in dentistry by following continuing education courses annually. She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and San Francisco Dental Society.