Cosmetic Dentistry Transformations

Smile Design with Porcelain Veneers

best porcelain veneers san francisco before
best porcelain veneers san francisco after

Smile Makeover for Gummy Smile

worn teeth and gummy smile
smile design porcelain veneers for gummy smile

Porcelain Veneers for Small Teeth

porcelain veneers for small teeth
porcelain veneers for small teeth

Cosmetic Dentistry for Gummy Smile and Small Teeth

small teeth gummy smile
gummy smile and small teeth corrected with cosmetic dentistry

Smile Makeover for Old Dental Crown/Stained Teeth

old dental crown and dark tooth
smile makeover for old crown and dark tooth

Replacement of Porcelain Restorations

before porcelain replacement for yellow dental restorations
porcelain replacement for yellow dental restorations

Smile Design for Stained and Misaligned Teeth

stained and misaligned teeth
stained and misaligned teeth after smile design

Correction of Disproportionate Porcelain Restorations

short and wide porcelain restorations
best cosmetic dentist san francisco corrects veneers

Crowded Teeth With Porcelain Veneers

crowded teeth porcelain veneers
crowded teeth veneers

Cosmetic Dentistry for Old Teeth and Dental Crowns

porcelain restorations for old teeth and dental restorations

Stained Teeth with Porcelain Veneers

cosmetic dentistry for stained teeth
stained teeth with porcelain veneers

Severely Worn Teeth with Porcelain Crowns

flattened smile line worn teeth
flattened smile line worn teeth porcelain crowns

Dingy Teeth Corrected with Dental Laminates

dingy teeth before smile design treatment
dingy teeth corrected with porcelain laminates

Smile Rejuventation of Old Teeth

old teeth before smile rejuvenation
old teeth after smile rejuvenation

Transformations in Cosmetic Dentistry

The above transformations demonstrate the results of smile makeovers in cosmetic dentistry. Most dental conditions shown here were corrected with porcelain veneers. The term "instant orthodontics" - which indicates that the correction of a smile with these thin ceramic shells, commonly only takes a few weeks - is evidently carried beyond its common usage: Teeth are not just aligned, but also individually transformed, yielding a more harmonic and beautiful smile. talks about the durability of veneers, presents many smile design cases, and discusses the elements that contribute to the natural appearance of smile makeovers. From time to time we add before-and-after images of recent smile makeovers.

There are many treatment modalities in cosmetic dentistry. It includes plastic gum surgery, such as gum lifts, which may be indispensable to attain a harmonious result for some patients. Another patient may need all available applications of the aesthetic aspects of modern dental treatment that are described in this website. The age of patients who seek a smile makeover steadily increases. This means that the dentitions that are being enhanced for new smiles are commonly more worn and discolored. The wear factor is a very important one. It is a sign of aging. The cosmetic dentist needs to understand that a perfect smile is not just pretty teeth but is also holistically integrated into all functional aspects of the masticatory system. The more years a patient spent developing the functional slopes and wear patterns on his teeth, the more critical it is to functionally integrate the new youthful smile into these developed dynamics and dental pathways. goes into deep detail about what needs to be considered when designing a new smile for the aging dentition.

All smile makeovers that are shown on this website were performed by San Francisco's cosmetic dentist Dr. Jorg-Peter Rabanus. His comprehensive understanding of smile design and dental rehabilitation is documented by numerous peer-reviewed articles of the international literature as referenced at various locations of

Everyone has a smile story.