Smile Makeover

Hackensack, NJ

What are cosmetic dental procedures?

There are many cosmetic dentistry procedures that a cosmetic dentist can do – including Teeth WhiteningPorcelain VeneersCrown and Bridge, and Dental Implant, among others. Check out our website for more information on all these topics.

  • Where shall I start if I want to get a smile makeover?

    We recommend that you call our office and setup a consultation. During your consultation we will look at your teeth, smile and overall face anatomy and will then determine the best and most economical options for your smile makeover. We will also get a wax model prepared so that you can visualise how your smile will be before you commit to the treatment.

    The model preparation is usually called wax up; Read more about it here. Dr Kathawala has completed 100’s of successful cosmetic smile make over cases. You would be amazed by the results. She has a keen eye and artistic hands, and cosmetic dentistry is her passion. Call us for a consultation 201 778 0225 . Keep in mind that every smile makeover case is different and results vary greatly on who has performed the case. So its recommended to get a few consultation and start your treatment only with the dentist you are most comfortable with.

Advantages of Smile Makeover?

Smile Makeover is usually a cosmetic procedure. Cosmetic dentistry is generally used to refer to any dental work that improves the appearance of teeth, gums and/or bite. It primarily focuses on improvement in dental aesthetics in color, position, shape, size, alignment and overall smile appearance.

The primary advantage of smile makeover is that will enhance your look and appearance. A gorgeous smile will certainly improve your confidence and will improve your life style. Feeling good has many inherent advantages.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) about Smile Makeover

Depending on what procedures were done, a smile makeover in most instances will feel natural. For example if you have bonding done, then you can eat and chew normally. However do not bite hard or open beer bottles with your bonded teeth. If you have implants done supported by implant crown, they will feel and work like natural teeth. Though, if not properly cared for or abused by biting hard or grinding etc., even implant supported crown may get damaged overtime.

Dr Kathawala has done 100’s of successful bridge cases. Checkout her before and after pictures. Just google “Cute Smile NJ” and look at the posted pictures. A Dental Bridge is a prosthesis used in instances where the patient has missing teeth. The missing teeth is replaced by a pontic which is supported by crown on either side. Read more about Crown and Bridge here.

Price varies widely depending on the materials used and the type of procedure done. Teeth whitening is usually going to cost less. Bonding and Veneers though more expensive will usually last a long time if proper care if taken. Cosmetic Crowns and Implants will be the most expensive options.

Smile Shape Guide

A shape guide that helps patient to evaluate how they want to change their smile with various cosmetic procedures.

Crown Lengthening

Crown lengthening is a surgical procedure that increases the extent of a tooth structure for restorative or esthetic purposes.

Cosmetic Imaging

Cosmetic imaging allows for patients to see how the various cosmetic procedures can change their appearance, its a patient eduction tool.

Full Mouth Rehabilitation

Full mouth rehabilitation is a customized treatment that strives to optimize health and features of the entire mouth with multiple procedures.

Alveolar Bone

The alveolar bone is the bone surrounding the root of the tooth that keeps the tooth in place.


Tetracycline is an antibiotic that can cause permanent gray discoloration of teeth when people use it at a young age.


Stomatitis is the inflammation of the tissue that is underlying a denture that does not fit properly. It can also result from other oral health factors. Read more on Wikipedia.

For appointment’s please call 201 778 0225