During your lifetime, you might have had injuries, dental issues, and more, which made your teeth look less than ideal. A smile makeover at Patrick B. Toms, D.M.D. is a unique treatment plan of restorative and cosmetic procedures that can aid in improving the look of your teeth — and your general oral health. A smile makeover may consist of tooth whitening (in-office or at-home treatments), veneers, straightening, cosmetic bonding, and replacing metal fillings with tooth-colored fillings. Your smile makeover may also include restorations such as bridges or crowns to fill in gaps in your smile. At Patrick B. Toms D.M.D., we offer a wide variety of cosmetic procedures. The new color, alignment, and spacing of your teeth can create an overall appearance that everyone will notice! We want you to have a confident smile. If you want to know more about making over your smile so that it is healthy and beautiful, make an appointment with general dentist Dr. Patrick B. Toms at his office in Gainesville, GA to receive your custom plan.
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"Excellent dentist. If you are looking for a dentist he is the best. His staff is friendly. Wait time is short. We always receive the best care. I highly recommend him without hesitation."- J.R. / Google / Oct 08, 2022
"Dr. Toms must have been at the top of his class b/c not only is his work perfect (and as painless as one can expect dentistry to be), but he works fast! In my early 20s I did not take care of my teeth as I should've and ended up needing several root canals (hard lesson learned!). I went to several other dentist before finding Dr. Toms and what took other dentists 3-4 HOURS to perform, he manages to finish within 45 min. Even when he was out of network for me, I always went to Dr. Toms. The only reason I don't still, is that I left Georgia. It should also be mentioned that his staff is top notch. Always friendly and helpful. They have always exceeded my customer service expectations. Someone else mentioned they've been seeing Dr. Toms for 20 years, and I was like, he can't possibly have been in business that long, he's not that old! And then I realized my 18 year old son has never seen another dentist, so.... yeah."- T.V. / Google / Aug 02, 2022
A smile makeover may be helpful if you would like to enhance the look of your teeth, or if you want multiple cosmetic or restorative procedures performed at one time. Dr. Toms will personalize your smile makeover treatment to fit your goals and concerns, but it might include teeth bleaching to fix discoloration and stains on your enamel. Other cosmetic procedures that may be included in your plan are bonding and contouring or veneers to correct the length and shape of your teeth, and to mask minor openings between teeth. Restorations (bridges and crowns) may be used to replace a lost tooth or teeth. At Patrick B. Toms, D.M.D., we offer custom restorations to ensure they match your natural teeth for a seamless look.
Prior to performing any cosmetic treatments, Dr. Toms will have to ensure that your gums and teeth are healthy. If you have any restrictive oral health issues such as a dental malocclusion or periodontal disease, then this will have to be treated first.
What To Expect
Each smile makeover is unique. Dr. Toms will discuss exactly what to expect throughout your treatment, such as the number of visits you might require and if sedation may be needed. He can work with you to plan out your appointment(s) to complete all of the steps in your makeover. Local numbing injections may be needed before a few of your treatments, but other sedation options may be suggested if you need help relaxing during extensive treatments or dental work anxieties. During your smile makeover, Dr. Toms along with his group will be available to answer any questions or help you feel more comfortable.
As soon as your smile makeover is complete, you should keep up the health and look of your teeth using a regular home oral care regimen (both flossing and brushing daily). Along with daily maintenance, you need to schedule dental examinations and cleanings at Patrick B. Toms, D.M.D. and we can monitor your progress. With proper care, the outcomes of your smile makeover ought to last for several years. Touch-up procedures every couple of years, such as teeth whitening, might help to refresh your smile. Restorations and veneers might also have to be replaced or repaired in several years, which will all be discussed with Dr. Toms during your visit.
During your initial consultation, Dr. Toms can help create a smile makeover plan that matches both your goals and budget. He can estimate the price of your treatment program and go over payment options we take, like low-interest medical financing. The cosmetic treatments in a smile makeover are usually not covered by dental insurance, although some restorations may be partly insured. Our office will contact your insurance carrier to ascertain your exact coverage and personal expenses.
Keeping it Fresh
Let our team at Patrick B. Toms, D.M.D. create a grin you'll love showing off to the world with a custom smile makeover. At your consultation with Patrick B. Toms, D.M.D., our dedicated team will go over the restorative and cosmetic dental procedures that fit your aesthetic objectives. Contact our Gainesville, GA office to schedule your smile makeover consultation.