Thin pieces of porcelain that are used to recreate a natural looking set of teeth while providing resilience and strength as compared to natural tooth enamel.
How long do porcelain veneers last?
Veneers last about 10 years, and as dental porcelain becomes stronger and more durable, their lifespan may increase significantly over the next several years.
The porcelain veneers will close any gaps in teeth, possibility of eliminating the need for braces. Teeth that are too short or long in relation to the rest of the mouth can be brought into balance.
How do I take care of my teeth after veneers are placed?
Normal hygiene practices of brushing and flossing and regular visits for cleaning are essential to maintain dental health.
Suitable Candidates :
If you have stained or chipped teeth, you might be interested in veneers as they will cover up your original teeth.
Porcelain veneers cost between $925 and$2,500 per tooth.
Side Effects :
- Irregularities in color
- A response from gum tissues
- General Discomfort
- Risk of Trauma
How can Porcelain Veneers improve my smile?
- Repair minor tooth imperfections and defects
- Cover over and conceal fillings that have become stained or discolored
- Make color changes to teeth that have permanent stains
- Close the spaces between teeth
How do they compare to dental bonding?
Porcelain veneers and dental bonding are similar in nature, but there are quite a few differences. The process of dental bonding involves using a composite resin and doesn’t require any alteration to the tooth, but is very easily prone to cracking and chipping itself over time.
As a patient reviewed It was very pleased with the simple process. It was not at all painful. Now her smile is free and natural . They feel more confident with beautiful teeth.