What are the alternatives to having dental bonding?

The alternatives to dental bonding depend on what you want the bonding for. If you are considering dental bonding to repair a discolored or stained tooth, your dentist can advise you whether teeth whitening might be an effective option. If your dentist suggests dental bonding to fix a space between teeth or otherwise make your teeth appear more aligned, you could ask him or her about braces, which may produce the same results but over a longer period of time.

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How long is the recovery after dental bonding?
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What is the process of dental bonding?
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The tooth bonding process involves preparing the tooth surface with an etching solution. The sol...
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How much does dental bonding cost?
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It depends on the type of bonding procedure that is planned. Is it to close a space between front te...
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What are the benefits of having dental bonding?
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