A smile makeover is the process of improving the appearance of the smile through one or more cosmetic dentistry procedures like dental veneers, composite bonding, tooth implants, teeth whitening some of the components taken into consideration include your facial appearance, skin tone, hair color teeth (color, width, length, shape and tooth display) gum tissue and lips. Smile make over is performed for many reasons and customized according to your unique considerations.
Digital Smile Designing is a contemporary technology that allows dentist to customized accurate designing of smiles as per the patient’s choice for new smile makeovers.
It is a software tool that helps you personalize your new smile so that it eventually becomes the smile you prefer and always wanted. Among its many uses, it is at most times used as a problem-solving tool to plan and design the new smile as per to the patient’s exact requirements.
The smile design software helps patient visualize the planned final smile. The patient is involved in the whole process of designing and choosing a smile for himself/herself.
It is also used to accurately convey the final design to the ceramist, so that the dentists and the ceramist can work more effectively as a team both understanding exactly what the patients needs and requirements are.
Digital Smile Designing enables treatment planning and helps to improve diagnose a new smile design that is cosmetically the finest and also emotionally suited for the patient.
Smile Design when planned takes account of various aspects including: the bite, aesthetics and function of the teeth. Smile Design software tool gives options of various cosmetic treatment possibilities too and helps the dentist to create multiple design options for the patient.
Firstly the dentist will examine your exiting smile, teeth, gums, bite and mouth. You can have a detailed discussion regarding what you dislike about your smile and the aspects you like about your teeth and smile. Thus provides a clear indication of the type of new smile that you are looking for.
Our expert dentists will thereafter plan and design a new smile based upon your specific needs and requests for your new smile makeover. We use an advanced smile design technique (SMILE DESIGN BY 3SHAPE) to design a smile using specially crafted scans of all your teeth. Here you can preview your future smile, through a software, and add your inputs. This helps us to determine the exact aesthetics and cosmetic look that you expect. Till here the whole thing is reversible as no work has been taken place in your mouth clinically. Only once you agree completely with the treatment plan, we begin the process.
The surfaces of your teeth are then prepared to be able to receive the new porcelain shapes. Various diagnostics and records are then taken. However, there are no moulds taken of your teeth since these are simply scanned into a computer. This scanned images are fed into a special milling machine. This is known as “Biocopy”.
The machine is then set to mill your new teeth as per your customized specifications in the biocopy.