Dental Bonding

Dental bonding is a versatile and minimally invasive treatment option at Alta Vista Dental Care, ideal for correcting various minor dental imperfections. Whether you have a slightly chipped tooth, discoloration, or minor alignment issues, bonding offers a straightforward and effective solution.

Transforming Your Smile

During the bonding process, a tooth-colored resin, similar in consistency to putty, is meticulously applied to the affected tooth. This resin is expertly sculpted and shaped to correct imperfections. Once the desired shape is achieved, the material is hardened with a special light and further polished to blend seamlessly with your natural teeth. The result is an enhanced appearance that looks and feels natural.

A Cosmetic Approach to Fillings

Not just limited to cosmetic improvements, dental bonding also serves as an excellent alternative to traditional amalgam fillings. For those who prefer a more natural look, bonded fillings, with their tooth-like color, are a discreet and aesthetically pleasing option. These fillings can be effectively used on both front and back teeth, depending on the extent of decay and tooth location.

Affordable and Efficient

One of the key benefits of dental bonding is its affordability, especially when compared to other cosmetic dental treatments like porcelain veneers. Additionally, the entire process typically requires just one office visit, making it a time-efficient choice for busy individuals.

Durability and Care

While dental bonding is a durable solution, it’s important to note that the resin used is not as strong as natural tooth enamel. As such, it can be more prone to staining and may not resist chips and breaks as effectively as other treatments. However, if any damage does occur, bonding can usually be quickly repaired or patched, often in a single visit.

Ensuring Longevity

To ensure the longevity of your bonded teeth, it’s important to practice good oral hygiene, avoid habits like nail-biting or chewing on hard objects, and visit Alta Vista Dental Care for regular check-ups. With proper care, dental bonding can be a long-lasting solution to enhance your smile.

At Alta Vista Dental Care, we’re committed to providing you with options that not only improve the appearance of your smile but also fit your lifestyle and budget. Dental bonding is just one of the many ways we can help you achieve a smile that you’re proud to show off.

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Why Choose Us

A better day starts with a better smile.

Meet Dr. Heather Beaty

Dr. Heather Beaty, at Alta Vista Dental Care, combines expert dental care with a personal touch, ensuring every smile is healthy and every patient is heard.

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Explore a wide range of top-quality dental services at Alta Vista Dental Care, where advanced technology meets personalized care for your every dental need.

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FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

We offer a comprehensive range of dental services including general dentistry, cosmetic procedures, restorative treatments, orthodontics with clear aligners, emergency dental care, and advanced treatments using the latest dental technology.

Scheduling is easy! You can book an appointment by calling our office at (530) 885-3368, visiting our website to use our online booking tool, or by stopping by our clinic at 196 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603.

Yes, we accept most major dental insurance plans. Please contact our office with your insurance details so we can confirm your coverage.

Your first visit will include a comprehensive dental examination, digital X-rays if necessary, and a discussion of your dental health and treatment options. Our goal is to provide a clear understanding of your dental needs and care plan.

Absolutely. We provide emergency dental services for issues like severe toothache, broken or chipped teeth, and other urgent dental concerns. Please call us immediately if you have a dental emergency.

Regular brushing and flossing, a balanced diet, and avoiding harmful habits like smoking are key. We also recommend regular check-ups and cleanings at our clinic.

Yes, we offer a variety of cosmetic treatments including teeth whitening, veneers, and ClearCorrect aligners for teeth straightening.

Yes, we use state-of-the-art TRIOS intraoral scanning for precise diagnostics and treatment planning, ensuring efficient and comfortable dental care.

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