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[ A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z ]
Bonding (Composite Resin )
Process by which tooth-like resin is bonded to a tooth's surface, sculpted to an ideal shape, hardened, and polished.
Bridge
Fixed or removable dental appliance which replaces lost teeth.
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Composite Resin
Tooth-colored filling material made of resin reinforced with silica particles.
Cosmetic Contouring
Reshaping the natural teeth to make them straighter or more youthful on appearance.
Cosmetic Dentistry
The field of dentistry dedicated to the art science of enhancing a person's smile, overall appearance, and oral health.
Crown
A cap, cover, or restoration to replace the missing portion of a tooth. ( This procedure can also correct general bite with individual teeth or replace missing teeth.)
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Dentin
The layer of tooth structure under the enamel.
Diastema
The space between two front teeth.
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Enamel
The hard, white outer layer of the tooth that covers and protects the dentin.
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Gingiva : Gum.
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High Lipline
Where the widest smile meets the gum tissue above the teeth.
 
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Inlay
A porcelain, resin, or gold filling ( made to fit a prepared cavity ) cemented or bonded in place to help restore a decayed or broken tooth.
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Laminate Veneer
A thin porcelain resin shell that is bonded to the enamel of front teeth.
Laminating
The process of applying a thin porcelain or composite resin veneer to a tooth.
Low Lipline
Where the widest smile barely reveals the bottom edges of the upper front teeth.
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Malocclusion
A bad bite caused by incorrect positions of the upper or lower teeth.
Midline
An imaginary vertical line that divides the face into equal parts.
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Onlay
A porcelain, resin, or gold filling that protects a tooth by covering the chewing surface.
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Porcelain
A ceramic, tooth-colored material that fuses at high temperatures to form a hard, enamel-like substance.
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Veneers ( Porcelain or Composite )
Ultra-thin, cutom-made laminates bonded to teeth, especially effective for repairing chipped, cracked, or worn teeth.
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Whitening
The process of brightening stained, discolored, or dull teeth with in-office power bleaching method or dentist-supervised, at-home whitening systems.
 
Thonglor Dental Clinic
125 Soi Thonglor 10, Sukhumvit 55, Wattana, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 0-2714-8800

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