What Are Porcelain Veneers?
Porcelain veneers are a piece of ultra thin porcelain, created in a laboratory that is then placed onto the front surface of your tooth.
What are the Advantages of Porcelain Veneers?
- They enhance the look of your smile and can instantly change your appearance.
- They are incredibly thin
- They are stain resistant
- The process is very non invasive and minimal
Who are Porcelain Veneers Suitable for?
Veneers are suitable for anyone who is concerned about the look of their teeth. It is a particularly good treatment option for people who are self conscious of their teeth and who hide their smile.
Porcelain veneers can disguise:
- discoloured or ageing teeth
- Crooked teeth
- Gappy teeth
- Short or worn teeth
- Chipped, fractured and broken teeth
Porcelain Veneers can provide:
- a whiter looking even smile smile
- The illusion of straight teeth
- An enhancement in the shape of your teeth
- An instant change in your appearance
How long do veneers last for?
With proper care and maintenance , porcelain veneers can last up to 20 years. The good news is that they are extremely easy to take care off. They require you to brush twice daily, floss daily and visit the hygienist, they are just like your natural teeth.
Will my teeth be shaved down?
To some extent the teeth will need to be reshaped in order for the veneer to have a perfect aesthetic. This process is irreversible and once completed we can never revert to the original size and shape of the tooth again.
To ensure that we only remove the exact amount of enamel that we need to, right down to the precise point of a millimetre, we utilise the latest in digital technology and techniques. That is why you should make sure that you attend a reputable dentist.