Family vs. Cosmetic Dentistry—What's the Difference?

Makhoul Dentistry Serving Mission Viejo & Laguna Niguel, CA


Mission Viejo Family DentistryMany of our patients often ask, "What's the difference between family dentistry and cosmetic dentistry?" To help answer this question, Dr. E.M. Makhoul has gathered the information you need to get the dental care that's right for you.

Family Dentistry

Keeping your family's oral health on track is important. Family dentistry aims to keep everyone's smile, from young kids to older adults, beautiful and healthy with procedures including:

  • Routine cleanings
  • Checkups
  • Orthodontics
  • Root canals
  • Addressing and treating gum disease
  • Cavity fillings

Family dentistry is often associated with gentle touch techniques. This is to ensure everyone in your family is relaxed during their appointment.

Cosmetic Dentistry

If you're unhappy with the appearance of your teeth, that's where cosmetic dentistry comes into play. Using advanced technology to achieve aesthetic results, cosmetic dentistry includes procedures such as:

Strategic planning is required to ensure the best results. Photographs, impressions and models of your teeth will be used to develop a personalized treatment plan.

At Makhoul Dentistry, You Don't Have to Choose!

Our experienced team specializes in family dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, as well as many other specialty areas including sedation and implants. Whatever your dental needs are, Dr. Makhoul can give you the dazzling smile you want to achieve!

To schedule your consultation, give us a call at (949) 596-0296 .We are happy to care for patients in the Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel and surrounding California areas.