What Is Tooth Bonding

What is tooth bonding in Arlington Heights Illinois Tooth bonding is a quick, natural-looking solution used to address minor cosmetic dentistry concerns. In some cases, tooth bonding can be a cost-effective alternative to porcelain veneers. Tooth bonding is also great for patients who want to address minor damage to the teeth, but do not want to commit to porcelain veneers.

Tooth bonding can address:

  • Gaps between the teeth
  • Misshapen teeth
  • Minor chips, cracks or damage to teeth
  • Discolored or stained teeth
  • Tooth cavities

Arlington Heights dentist, Dr. Brent Engelberg offers tooth boding for patients with mild to moderate tooth damage. Dr. Engelberg will work with you one on one to determine if tooth bonding is right for you.  If not, we offer a full range of cosmetic dentistry solutions that can address minor to advanced damage. Dr. Engelberg and our dental care team will work with you to identify the best solution for your dental needs. Learn more about your options, visit AH Smiles in Arlington Heights, IL.

What To Expect: Tooth Bonding

Tooth bonding can typically be completed in just one visit to our Arlington Heights dental office. Dr. Engelberg will prepare the surface of the affected tooth. Next, a tooth-colored resin is applied to the tooth; Dr. Engelberg will carefully sculpt and mold the tooth-colored resin until it reaches the desired aesthetic.

Once the desired shape is reached, a special light is used to activate the hardening gel. Once the bonding agent has hardened, Dr. Engelberg will gently polish the tooth to achieve a beautiful, natural luster.

Schedule An Appointment

During your visit, Dr. Engelberg will work with you and discuss all of your options. Dr. Engelberg is a highly trained and trusted dentist in Arlington Height, IL.

If you would like to learn more about our dentistry service, visit AH Smiles. To schedule an appointment, call 847.230.9703 or schedule an appointment online.