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Smiles All Around for British Dentists

October 28th, 2008 · No Comments

cosmetic dentistyResults of the 2007 British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry audit show that our English neighbors across the pond really like their cosmetic dentistry. The BACD is a non-profit organization that promotes ethics and advancements in cosmetic dentistry. The long and short of the audit:

Female patients accounted for over half of all cosmetic dentistry cases.

Orthodontics is up 345%! This includes clear braces and traditional ortho. Removable braces make up over half of the cases.

Veneer cases held steady, but the number of male cases increased.

From most popular to least popular, cosmetic dentistry procedures fall in this order: white fillings; crowns, inlays, onlays; veneers; whitening; bridges; implants; orthodontics; gum contouring.


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