Dental Veneers and Dental Laminates

Veneers are wafer-thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve your appearance. These shells are bonded to the front of the teeth changing their color, shape, size, or length.

What are Dental Veneers and Dental Laminates?

Dental veneers are a type of restoration that is meant to cover minor imperfections on the fronts of the teeth. Veneers are incredibly durable and can last for roughly 10 years with proper care and dental hygiene. Dental veneers are ideal for patients who want to avoid the expense and difficulty of more invasive procedures. They are made to look like real teeth and can improve the overall appearance of your smile.

Why do you need Dental Veneers and Dental Laminates?

In order to determine if you need dental veneers or laminates, you’ll need to have a dental examination done. Some of the reasons you may want or need veneers include:

  • You have cracked, chipped or slightly broken front teeth
  • Your front teeth are discolored and stained
  • Your front teeth are slightly crooked
  • Your teeth are uneven and not uniform in appearance
  • You want a durable, long-lasting solution for improving your smile

Dental veneers are best for patients who want to correct their smile without the need for more invasive or expensive procedures. The veneer procedure is done quickly and easily in our office at your own convenience.

What makes you a good candidate for Dental Veneers and Dental Laminates?

Dental veneers are great for patients who want to completely transform the look and feel of their smile. What makes dental veneers so great is that they require minimal work to place. This is ideal for patients who want to transform their smile without having to sit in the dental chair for hours at a time or receive a lot of anesthetic. In most cases, dental veneers require little to no anesthesia to place.

What happens during the procedure for Dental Veneers and Dental Laminates?

First, you will come in for a full consultation and exam. The fronts of your teeth will be slightly buffed to make room for the veneers. Impressions will be made and sent to a lab where the permanent veneers are made for you. Once they come back in, you’ll need to have them permanently adhered to the front of your teeth. With proper care, you can expect your veneers to last upwards of 10 years before needing to be replaced. The procedure is done quickly and easily in our office so that you can feel confident in your smile.

If you are interested in dental veneers, call our office today so that we can help answer any questions that you might have regarding this procedure.