It can be used as an effective procedure to restore a chipped, cracked or damaged tooth or improve the appearance of a discoloured tooth. Cosmetic bonding is also a solution if you need to close small gaps in your smile when orthodontics is not the best solution.
It can help protect the tooth from further damage and restore your confidence in your smile. Bonding is a safe and cost-effective method that keeps the tooth intact. The material used is colour-matched so that it blends in with the surrounding teeth to create a natural look.
The tooth is gently prepared with a wash to help with bonding. A white composite material that is used in fillings is them layered over the tooth and contoured to the desired shape and size. The bite is then checked and the tooth is given a final polish.