What is a Smile Makeover?
During your lifetime, you might have had injuries, dental issues, and more that made your teeth less than ideal. A smile makeover at Weller Dental is a custom treatment plan for restorative and cosmetic dentistry procedures. It can improve their smile aesthetics and overall oral health.
A smile makeover might consist of in-office or at-home treatments to whiten your teeth, cosmetic bonding, dental veneers, and dental crowns to close gaps and cover stains. The makeover can realign your teeth and replace metal fillings with tooth-colored fillings. Click here to learn more.
Your smile makeover in Chicago, IL., may also include restorative procedures such as bridges or dental implants to correct missing teeth. Schedule an appointment if you want to know more about refreshing your smile into a healthy and beautiful one. Your cosmetic dentist, Dr. Jeffrey Weller, can customize a smile makeover plan at his office in Chicago or Hinsdale, IL.
What are the Benefits of a Smile Makeover?
At Weller Dental, the most crucial part of our job is for our patients to look and feel their best. Smile Makeovers in Hinsdale and Chicago, IL, offers our patients several exciting benefits, including:
- An efficient way to receive multiple treatments at once or close together
- Reduce factors that contribute to difficulty chewing or closing your jaw
- Brighten and straighten your smile for a movie-star result
- Increase your confidence and self-esteem about your smile and overall appearance
Smile Makeover Reviews
"I’ve been a patient of Dr. Weller’s for several years. He and his whole office are fantastic. He did cosmetic dentistry for me and it was perfect . Unfortunately, I’ve needed some dental work through the years, and he has always taken great care of me. Painless. I’ve also needed referrals for root canals, etc. and he sent me to other great doctors. I’be always been nervous about going to the dentist, but they are very patient and put me at ease."- S.W. / Google / May 03, 2021
"Several years ago I had the great fortune to choose Dr Weller as my dentist. I had originally chosen him because I was looking for a dentist who is highly skilled at cosmetic dentistry. He did a full restoration. His work exceeded my every hope and expectation; nearly every day since I receive compliments on my beautiful smile! Dr Weller has been my dentist ever since. He and his incredible staff take wonderful care of my overall dental health! I am so happy with my care I am making the move from his Chicago office to his Hinsdale office when I move to the suburbs this summer."- D.L. / Google / May 12, 2021
"Several years ago I had the great fortune to choose Dr Weller as my dentist. I had originally chosen him because I was looking for a dentist who is highly skilled at cosmetic dentistry. He did a full restoration. His work exceeded my every hope and expectation; nearly every day since I receive compliments on my beautiful smile! Dr Weller has been my dentist ever since. He and his incredible staff take wonderful care of my overall dental health! I am so happy with my care I am making the move from his Chicago office to his Hinsdale office when I move to the suburbs this summer."- D.L. / Google / May 19, 2021
"I’ve been a patient of Dr. Weller’s for several years. He and his whole office are fantastic. He did cosmetic dentistry for me and it was perfect . Unfortunately, I’ve needed some dental work through the years, and he has always taken great care of me. Painless. I’ve also needed referrals for root canals, etc. and he sent me to other great doctors. I’be always been nervous about going to the dentist, but they are very patient and put me at ease."- S.W. / Google / May 19, 2021
"A big Thank You to the Weller Dental team! I have had numerous dental issues all my adult life, and several bad experiences with dentists. I was referred to Dr. Weller when my previous dentist passed away. It's always a stressful and shame inducing experience for me to open my mouth in a new dental office. For the past three years now, Dr. Weller and his staff have made me feel welcome, and most importantly: comfortable. They immediately went to work on a comprehensive treatment plan for me that addressed my oral health, as well as my cosmetic concerns. Dr. Weller is a skilled dentist, and gets the job done quickly, efficiently, and without any discomfort. Because I have full confidence in Dr. Weller, I just had him restore my smile with veneers and crowns. This takes a lot of skill and artistry. I can't believe what I see in the mirror now! Again, I can't thank Dr. Weller, and his entire staff enough for guiding me through this journey, and I recommend them to anyone in search of quality dental care."- R.F. / Google / Feb 10, 2022
Am I a Candidate?
A smile makeover may be helpful if you want to enhance the look of your teeth or if you want multiple cosmetic procedures. Dr. Weller will personalize your smile makeover program to meet your goals and concerns.
Cosmetic procedures that could be in your plan are bonding and contouring or veneers to correct the shape and length, covering dark stains, and masking minor openings between teeth. Dr. Weller may suggest restorations (bridges and crowns) to replace a lost tooth or teeth. At Weller Dental, we offer custom restorations to ensure they match your other teeth for a seamless look.
Before performing cosmetic treatments, Dr. Weller will have to ensure your gums and teeth are healthy. Suppose you have restrictive oral health issues, such as dental malocclusion or periodontal disease. In that case, this will have to be treated first.
What Can I Expect?
Each smile makeover is personalized, so Dr. Weller will discuss precisely what to expect throughout your treatment, such as the number of visits you might require. He can work with you to plan your appointment(s) to complete each procedure.
Local anesthesia will be needed before a few treatments. However, Dr. Weller may suggest other sedation methods if you need help relaxing due to dental worries or anxieties. During your smile makeover, Dr. Weller and his team will be happy to help you feel more comfortable and answer any of your questions.
What is the Follow Up?
As soon as your smile makeover is complete, please keep up your health by maintaining a regular home oral care regimen by flossing and brushing daily. Along with home maintenance, you must attend dental examinations and cleanings at Weller Dental so that Dr. Weller can check 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 refresh your beautiful smile's appearance. Restorations and veneers might also have to be replaced or repaired, which will all be discussed with Dr. Weller during your visits.
Can I Use my Insurance?
In your initial consultation, Dr. Weller can help create a smile makeover plan matching your goals and budget. A member of our financial team can estimate the price of your treatment and go over payment options and low-interest medical financing.
The cosmetic treatments included in a smile makeover are usually not covered by dental insurance plans. However, some restorations could be partly insured. We will talk to your insurance company to ascertain your specific coverage and personal expenses.
Smile Makeover FAQ
What can be included in a smile makeover?
A smile makeover can include several cosmetic and restorative dental procedures, including:
- Laser gum contouring
- Porcelain veneers
- Dental implants
- ZOOM! whitening
- All-on-4 implants
- Dental crowns
- Dental bridges
Dr. Weller will carefully create your customized smile makeover procedure plan depending on your unique goals and needs.
How do I know if a smile makeover is right for me?
After you’ve scheduled a consultation, our team of skilled dental professionals will evaluate your smile's current health and appearance. They will then work with you to understand your goals and provide an appropriate treatment plan. Your smile makeover could consist of several treatments for your best possible outcome.
How long do the results of a smile makeover last?
The results from a smile makeover are long-lasting. However, it is still essential that you continue to attend regular dental exams and cleanings to help preserve your results for as long as possible. It would be best if you also stuck to an optimal at-home oral hygiene routine.
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- From $4,000
- Recovery Time
- 3 Hours
- How Long It Takes
- 1 - 5 Hours
- Follow Up Time
- 3 Weeks
Ready for a Consultation?
Let us help you create a grin you'll like showing off to the world with a personalized smile makeover. At your initial consultation with Dr. Jeffrey Weller, he will explore the restorative and cosmetic treatments that fit your aesthetic objectives. Get in touch with our Chicago or Hinsdale, IL office to make your smile makeover consultation appointment.
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