Cosmetic Dentistry: By the Numbers

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Cosmetic Dentistry By the Numbers | The Smile Centre | Venice Sarasota FloridaEach day, people just like you are coming to The Smile Centre in Sarasota or Venice, Florida to find out about how modern cosmetic dentistry informed by advanced dental technology can provide them with the smile of their lives while producing an incomparable emotional and physiological benefit.

When you have questions about cosmetic dentistry and whether a particular treatment is right for you, please contact The Smile Center in Venice or Sarasota to schedule an appointment with one of our dentists: (941) 351-4468 in Sarasota or (941) 497-5451 in Venice.

If you hide your smile because of discomfort with your teeth or smile flaws, have trouble eating or sleeping because of TMJ-related bite problems, or avoid seeing the dentist out of fear or anxiety, our dentists in Venice or Sarasota can teach you about how today's cosmetic dentistry tools can ease your discomfort, amend your dental and medical health, and return your teeth, gums and facial muscles to optimum health.

Is Cosmetic Dentistry Right for You?

Cosmetic dentistry is right for anyone with a cracked or missing tooth, a crooked smile, or sleep apnea problems.

Correcting your smile with the help of a skilled dentist specially-trained is cosmetics will make everyday occurrences like eating, speaking and smiling more comfortable and manageable.

What's more, when your smile shines, human relations experts report that you're doubly attractive to both potential business partners and potential romantic interests.

A great smile outranks both well-coiffed hair and a shapely physique as the characteristic to which others are most drawn.  

If you're suffering from a damaged smile, you're certainly not alone. Consider this:

  • The American Dental Hygienist Association reports that 3 out of 4 American adults suffers from some degree of gum disease.
  • American spend nearly $3 billion a year on cosmetic dentistry treatments, according to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
  • Just under two-thirds of cosmetic dentistry patients are women, and a just over a third are men.
  • About 20 percent of cosmetic dentistry patients are age 41-50; People in their 30s and people in their 50s make up the next largest demographic groups electing for cosmetic dentistry with 18 percent each, according to the AACD.

Why Are People Getting Cosmetic Dentistry?

The single biggest reason that people seek out cosmetic dentistry is to improve their looks and in-turn their self-esteem.

Other common reasons that people visit a dentist for cosmetic treatments include:

  • Restorative dentistry treatment after a trauma
  • Repair a previous cosmetic dentistry treatment
  • Prepare for an upcoming event
  • Improve career success
  • Boosting dating prospects

According to the AACD's 2011 industry study, crowns and bonding drive the largest chunk of cosmetic dentistry treatments. Some of the other popular or common cosmetic dentistry procedures are:

When you have questions about cosmetic dentistry, restorative dentistry or general dental health, please contact The Smile Center in Venice or Sarasota to book a consultation with one of our dentists: (941) 351-4468 in Sarasota or (941) 497-5451 in Venice.