UPGRADE YOUR SMILE
Get a spectacular smile with dental veneers
Dental veneers are routinely used to fix teeth that are discolored, worn down, chipped, gapped or broken, misaligned, uneven, or irregularly shaped.
Unlike a crown, which covers the entire tooth, a veneer is a thin shell that is placed over the front or visible parts of the tooth.
There are two types of veneers: porcelain or ceramic veneers that are produced by a dental laboratory, and resin-based composite veneers. With proper care, your new veneers will greatly improve your appearance and increase your confidence for years to come.
Dental veneers are routinely used to fix teeth that are discolored, worn down, chipped, gapped or broken, misaligned, uneven, or irregularly shaped. Dental veneers – sometimes called dental porcelain laminates – are wafer-thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials (porcelain or resin composite), which are designed to cover the front surface of teeth. These shells are bonded to the front of the teeth to improve your appearance.
The materials, porcelain and resin, each have their own benefits. Porcelain veneers resist stains better than resin and better simulate the light reflecting properties of natural teeth. Resin veneers are thinner and require removal of less of the tooth surface before placement. Talk to us about which choice of veneer material is best for you.
The process usually requires 2-3 trips to the dentist – one for a consultation and two to make and apply the veneers. The process includes: