Cosmetic Dentistry

Aimee Kraft, DDS

Dentist located in Brooklyn Heights, NY

If you have broken or discolored teeth and want to improve your smile, Dr. Aimee Kraft can provide cosmetic dentistry that can improve the appearance of your teeth and give you full confidence whenever you smile. Dr. Kraft serves the residents of Brooklyn Heights, New York City and the surrounding area. Schedule your appointment at Aimee Kraft DDS by calling, or using the convenient online scheduling tool.

Cosmetic Dentistry Q & A

What is the purpose of cosmetic dentistry?

Cosmetic dentistry exists to deal with issues that affect the appearance of your smile. The purpose of treatment is to improve your smile, your confidence, and to make the best first impression with everyone you meet.

What cosmetic dentistry services are offered?

Dr. Kraft specializes in a range of cosmetic dentistry services, including:

  • Cosmetic fillings: Matching colors so fillings don’t show
  • Crowns: Protect and improve the appearance of damaged teeth
  • Teeth whitening: Brightening a dull or discolored teeth
  • Veneers: Covering stains, damaged, or oddly shaped teeth
  • Bridges: Replace missing teeth
  • Invisalign: Correct alignment, gaps in your smile

How much does cosmetic dentistry cost?

Cosmetic dentistry services vary in price considerably. The total cost of your cosmetic dentistry treatment program depends on which services you choose, how many services you choose, and other factors. Before you begin treatment, Dr. Kraft and Dr. Last will provide you with a customized quote based on your current condition and treatment goals.

Certain cosmetic dentistry treatments may be partially covered by your dental insurance if they also resolve a dental health issue. For example, bridges are sometimes covered by dental insurance while purely cosmetic procedures aren’t covered at all.

Is cosmetic dentistry painful?

Dr. Kraft does her best to keep patients out of pain throughout all cosmetic dentistry procedures. If there’s any chance that you’ll experience pain during the procedure, she’ll use a local anesthetic to keep you comfortable. If you experience pain during any procedure, bring the issue to Dr. Eric Last and Dr. Kraft’s attention immediately.

How do you determine the services necessary?

If you come to Dr. Kraft and Dr. Last with cosmetic concerns, she’ll begin by performing a comprehensive examination. She’ll also ask you questions about your concerns and goals to help her develop your treatment.

Depending on your needs she may include a combination of services in your customized treatment plan. For example, if you want veneers, she’ll recommend you get your teeth professionally whitened first so your veneers match them perfectly.  
In most cases, you’ll need multiple appointments with Dr. Kraft and Dr. Last to complete your entire treatment plan.