Veneers – What You Need To Know

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Are Veneers The Right Option For Me

If you ever considered getting veneers then there are a lot of things to consider before making that decision. First off, getting veneers is an aesthetic procedure but also a serious dental procedure so you are going to want to visit a great cosmetic dentistry location. Veneers, also known as porcelain veneers, that are custom made shells of tooth colored materials that are designed to cover the front surface of the teeth to improve your smile. Dental veneers are thin and bonded to the natural teeth to fix the color, shape, length or size. If you feel your teeth are discolored and nothing is fixing them then veneers might be an option for you. Also, if your teeth are worn down, chipped, misaligned or have gaps then they can also work for you.

Veneers – Advantages & Disadvantages

Veneers provide many advantages such a natural tooth appearance and they are stain resistant. You and your dentist have the option of selecting the color of porcelain veneers that are white yet natural looking. The downside of veneers is that the process is not reversible once done. If you are an individual who clenches or grinds on your teeth then you would be a poor candidate for veneers because this can cause veneers to crack or chip. An individuals oral hygiene is important in order to be able to have veneers. If you have unhealthy teeth, decay, weakened teeth with large dental fillings or those that have inadequate amount of existing enamel on the tooth surface then veneers would not be the best option. Due to the fact that enamel has been removed, your teeth may become more sensitive to hot and cold foods and beverages.

Veneers From AH Dentistry

Are you interested in cosmetic dentistry to enhance your teeth with veneers? Call or visit our office to learn more about our services. Our dental office focuses on building long-lasting, trusting relationships with our patients. We make sure all of our patients are comfortable and confident with the care they receive. Call us today at (734) 222-9140 today or contact us online.

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