The Perfect Smile: The Complete Guide to Cosmetic Dentistry (From Tooth Whitening and Bleaching to Veneers and Implants)by James Doundoulakis
The most important thing you wear is your smile! From over-the-counter whiteners to cosmetic dentistry, brushing to braces, toothpaste to floss, Americans spend billions of dollars each year in search of the perfect smile. Now one of the nation's leading dentists presents a concise guide for men and women who long for a bright, shining smile. This information-packed book covers all treatments and products available to today's consumer, and explores the financial and insurance considerations, effectiveness, duration, and risks of each. Topics include: tooth whitening, bleaching, bonding, porcelain veneers, inlays, implants, crowns and bridges, orthodontic braces, personal dental hygiene, how to choose a dentist, new technologies, and more. The psychology of the smile is also explored as is new scientific data regarding the impact of one's smile on success in work and romance. The Perfect Smile is ideal for men and women of all ages and makes a great family guide, too. Includes a coupon for a free toothbrush! 40 b/w photos.
Author Biography: James Doundoulakis, DDS is a specialist in cosmetic dental rehabilitation, prosthodontics, maxillofacial prosthetics, and implant tooth replacement. He is Section Chief, Maxillofacial Prosthetics and Assistant Attending, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and Attending and Assistant Clinical Professor, New York Presbyterian Hospital. Warren Strugatch is a professional writer and journalist and is a regular contributor to the New York Times.
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