What To Expect From A Smile Makeover Consultation

Woman during dental procedure with beautiful smile

At Dental Partners of Boston, we believe that the importance of a healthy and confident smile can’t be overstated. That’s why we work so hard to ensure that our patients have access to the very best cosmetic, restorative, and preventative dentistry in Boston.

Have you ever found yourself covering your teeth when you laugh, or feeling bashful about smiling when you make a new acquaintance? If you’re unhappy with your smile, it’s probably time for a smile makeover consultation with our team. But what should you expect from an initial appointment?

1: We Want To Hear From YOU

First of all, we’ll want to talk, give you an idea of what we offer, and show you some examples of other cases. We’ll also want to hear from you: what you’re concerned about, the results you’re hoping to get, etc.

2: We’ll Evaluate Your Teeth And Health

Secondly, we may take a few x-rays, photos, and/or impressions. We’ll want to take a good look at the status of your teeth and gums. Understanding your dental health, tooth alignment, and your habits will enable us to set up a practical action plan.

3: We’ll Set Up A Game Plan

Finally, we’ll be able to give you a more solid idea of the game plan: cost, duration, and steps.

And here’s our promise to our patients: We promise to put the priority on you—your sustainable, long-term health and your vision for a beautiful smile. We don’t ever want you to feel pressured. Instead, we hope that you’re always at ease with our practice and with our doctors.

Exploring Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

A beautiful smile can significantly boost your confidence and enhance your overall appearance. Cosmetic dentistry offers a variety of procedures to help you achieve the smile you’ve always desired. Here, we’ll explore some of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments, including teeth whitening, Invisalign, dental veneers, porcelain dental crowns, tooth-colored fillings, and Botox and fillers.

Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening is one of the simplest and most effective ways to brighten your smile. Over time, teeth can become stained or discolored due to various factors such as diet, aging, and smoking. Professional teeth whitening treatments can remove these stains and restore the natural whiteness of your teeth. Whether you choose an in-office treatment or a take-home kit, teeth whitening can dramatically improve the appearance of your smile in a short amount of time.


Invisalign is a revolutionary orthodontic treatment that straightens teeth without the need for traditional metal braces. Using a series of custom-made, clear aligners, Invisalign gradually shifts your teeth into the desired position. The aligners are virtually invisible, removable, and comfortable, making them a popular choice for both teens and adults who want to improve their smile discreetly.

Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are thin, custom-made shells designed to cover the front surface of your teeth. They are an excellent option for addressing a variety of cosmetic concerns, including chipped, stained, or misshapen teeth. Veneers are made from porcelain or composite resin and are bonded to your teeth to create a natural-looking, flawless smile. With proper care, dental veneers can last for many years, providing a long-term solution for a beautiful smile.

Porcelain Dental Crowns

Porcelain dental crowns are used to restore the strength, function, and appearance of damaged or decayed teeth. A crown is essentially a cap that covers the entire tooth, protecting it from further damage and enhancing its appearance. Porcelain crowns are preferred for their natural look and durability. They can be color-matched to your existing teeth, ensuring a seamless and aesthetically pleasing result.

Tooth-Colored Fillings

Tooth-colored fillings, also known as composite fillings, are used to repair cavities and restore the natural look of your teeth. Unlike traditional metal fillings, tooth-colored fillings blend in with your teeth, making them virtually undetectable. Composite fillings are not only aesthetically pleasing but also durable and effective in protecting your teeth from further decay.

Botox and Fillers

While Botox and fillers are commonly associated with cosmetic treatments for the face, they also have applications in cosmetic dentistry. Botox can be used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles around the mouth and lips, giving you a more youthful smile. Dermal fillers can add volume to the lips and smooth out smile lines, enhancing the overall appearance of your smile. These treatments are quick, minimally invasive, and can produce immediate results.

Contact Us To Set Up A Consultation

So stop putting it off! If you’ve been wondering about a smile makeover, talk to us about it. A smile makeover consultation is the first step and the only way to get a real solid idea of the possibilities. It’s easy to request an appointment online.

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