What is Aesthetic Dentistry?

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Aesthetic dentistry goes beyond mere oral health, blending art and science to enhance one’s smile and overall facial appearance. This specialized field focuses not only on dental functionality but also on achieving a perfect harmony that boosts confidence and self-esteem.

With modern advancements, aesthetic dentistry offers a plethora of procedures designed to improve dental aesthetics, making desirable smiles accessible to more people than ever before.

Whether it is through teeth whitening, veneers, or more orthodontic alignments, this branch of dentistry plays a crucial role in not only enhancing appearance but also in enriching people’s lives by transforming their smiles.

What is Aesthetic Dentistry?

Aesthetic dentistry can include a wide range of services. One of the common misconceptions about aesthetic dentistry is that it is strictly for cosmetic purposes when that is far from the case. Often times, teeth that are worn, broken or damaged become that way because of some kind of functional abnormality that can be addressed through your custom treatment options.

It might even be a situation where you have prior dental work that has reached its expiration date and you can use this need for replacement as a time to upgrade your smile as well!

Benefits of Aesthetic Dentistry

Some of the benefits we see with our patients who have had Aesthetic Dentistry include:

  • Improved self-esteem and confidence
  • Enhanced smile and facial aesthetics
  • Long-term oral health benefits
  • Improved function
  • Reduced wear on dentition

Common Procedures in Aesthetic Dentistry

Aesthetic Dentistry can encompass just about everything we do at Pathway Dental Group, including:

  • Orthodontics
  • Whitening
  • Crowns
  • Veneers
  • Tooth colored Composite Fillings
  • Clear Aligner Orthodontics
  • Bridges
  • Implants
  • Implant Restorations
  • Locator Dentures
  • All on X Restorations
  • Removable Dentures
  • Partial Dentures

We also over IV sedation in all of our practices for this and any other treatment to further enhance of patients comfort during their appointments with us.

Why Choose Aesthetic Dentistry?

Some of the reason why you may decide to proceed with Aesthetic Dentistry can include:

  • Desire for a more attractive smile
  • Correction of dental issues that affect appearance and functionality
  • Social and professional benefits

We also pride ourselves on completing as much treatment in house as possible with the providers you already know and trust here at Pathway Dental!


As you an see, Aesthetic Dentistry is much more than just a cosmetic concern. If you would like to explore the options that are available for you, schedule a consultation today with one of our doctors and they would be happy to develop a custom treatment plan with you to help you achieve your oral health and aesthetic goals.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

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