Decayed Teeth

Prevent rotten and bad teeth from dying.

Is Tooth Decay Affecting Your Smile?

Tooth decay (sometimes also known as carie) is a common dental problem that requires treatment. If your teeth look unsightly and dark, it may be due to caries and breakdown of the tooth due to advanced dental decay, causing the teeth to discolour. We can help you restore your teeth to health and re-enhance your smile with several cosmetic procedures combined with general treatments to restore the health, aesthetics and vitality of the smile. 

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What is a decayed tooth?

  • A decayed tooth is when a tooth has become infected with bacteria.
  • If the decay is caused by an infection, which is not treated, it can lead to extensive damage sometimes involving painful abscesses and tooth removal.
  • The hole created in a tooth as a result of tooth decay is known as a “cavity”, which needs to be restored before the tooth begins to fall apart.
  • A variety of dental materials including porcelain or tooth-coloured filled resins can be used to restore the tooth back to its entirety. Crowns are recommended when there is little tooth structure remaining.
  • Any solution recommended will be based on creating a healthy foundation for your teeth, gums, and smile.

Treating Tooth Decay

  • Prevents further deterioration of the tooth.
  • Protects the tooth from fracturing.
  • Prevents extending infection.
  • Prevents pain and inability to eat properly.
  • Prevents need for complex dentistry such as root canal treatment.
  • Prevents abscesses.
  • Prevents loss of tooth and consequently all the other problems associated with loss of teeth.

Recommended treatments like fillings, crowns and root canals are very simple, pain-free and completed in a single appointment.

However, additional appointments may become necessary if any additional work needs to be done alongside the removal of the decay. This may involve restoring the tooth with ceramic work, or combining cosmetic procedures to restore the tooth’s aesthetics.

Pay Monthly With 0%

Pay monthly with 0% interest for amazing, discreet dental solutions that realign your smile. Our recommended cosmetic treatments have left thousands of patients feeling better and more confident about their appearance and how their smile functions.

Where to begin

The process starts with a FREE discovery consultation where we discuss your needs and requirements with a Computerised Photographic Assessment to help you understand the possibilities.

We are at this stage able to assist you with potential options available to you. Depending on your requirements we can customize and tailor-make individual treatments plan to suit your needs and budgets.

You can opt for simple procedures to more complex involved treatments plans to produce your beautiful new smile.

Our aim is to answer your questions and provide you with advantages and disadvantages.

We can also provide you with a computer-aided smile analysis and a handcrafted Trial Preview, to gives you the opportunity to see your smile before we even touch your teeth.

We also use Bite Analysis technology to ensure a long-lasting, comfortable and a healthy final result.

Before & After Gallery

See what our patients look like before and after veneers so you can gain a better idea of how they’re going to look and work for you.

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“I have always hated my smile and after watching a presentation from Rahul and the Perfect Smile team at an event it sounded so simple that I decided to do something about it. The first consultation with Louise (who is lovely) was easy and I was given all the information and detail I needed to make a decision.”

Sally Clayton, Harlow

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