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Dental Specialties Northwest is a place of comfort, care, and luxury. We offer world-class services from our renowned and respected dentists, Dr. Tom Sweeney and Dr. Rhys Spoor. Our dentists have years of experience and continued training, and are dedicated to making your smile the best it has ever been. Both are highly specialized in dental implantology; Dr. Sweeney has additional expertise in periodontics.

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What Does A Complete Smile Makeover Entail?

Are you unhappy with your smile? Do you hide your teeth because of imperfections or discoloration? A smile makeover might be the solution you’ve been searching for. But what exactly does a smile makeover entail? In this blog post, we’ll explore the ins and outs of a complete smile makeover, from what it does to how it works and what it can fix. So, let’s dive in and discover the transformative power of a smile makeover!


What does a smile makeover do?

A smile makeover is a comprehensive dental treatment plan that aims to enhance the appearance of your smile. It involves a combination of cosmetic procedures tailored to your specific needs and desires. Whether you have chipped, stained, crooked, or missing teeth, a smile makeover can address these issues and create a beautiful, confident smile.


How does a smile makeover work?

The first step in a smile makeover is a consultation with a skilled and experienced cosmetic dentist. During this initial appointment, you’ll discuss your concerns, goals, and expectations. The dentist will examine your teeth, gums, and overall oral health to determine the most suitable treatment plan for you.

Depending on your unique situation, a smile makeover may include a variety of procedures such as teeth whitening, dental veneers, dental crowns, orthodontics, dental implants, or gum reshaping. Each treatment is designed to address specific dental issues and improve the overall aesthetics of your smile.


What can a smile makeover fix?

A smile makeover can fix a wide range of dental imperfections, including:

  1. Discolored or stained teeth: Professional teeth whitening or dental veneers can restore the natural brightness of your teeth, giving you a radiant smile.
  2. Chipped or cracked teeth: Dental bonding or porcelain veneers can repair and reshape damaged teeth, restoring their strength and appearance.
  3. Crooked or misaligned teeth: Orthodontic treatments like braces or clear aligners can straighten your teeth, improving both their appearance and functionality.
  4. Missing teeth: Dental implants, bridges, or dentures can replace missing teeth, filling in the gaps and restoring your smile’s completeness.
  5. Uneven gum line: Gum reshaping or contouring can correct an uneven gum line, creating a more balanced and symmetrical smile. 

The smile makeover process and timeline

The process and timeline of a smile makeover can vary depending on the specific treatments involved and the complexity of your case. It typically involves multiple visits to the dentist over a span of several weeks or months.

During your initial consultation, the dentist will outline the treatment plan and discuss the estimated timeline. Some procedures, like teeth whitening or dental bonding, can be completed in a single visit, while others, such as orthodontic treatment or dental implant placement, may require multiple appointments.

The duration of the entire smile makeover process will depend on factors such as the number and complexity of the procedures, your oral health condition, and your desired outcome. Your dentist will provide you with a personalized timeline and guide you through each step of the process, ensuring you are well-informed and comfortable throughout your smile makeover journey.


Ready to transform your smile?

If you’re ready to achieve the smile of your dreams, don’t hesitate to reach out to our team at Dental Specialties Northwest. Our skilled and compassionate dentist, Dr. Thomas Sweeney, has extensive experience in smile makeovers and is dedicated to helping patients achieve their desired results.

Call us today at (206) 682-8200 to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards a confident and radiant smile. We can’t wait to embark on this smile makeover journey with you!