Dental veneers are very thin shells usually made of anesthesia porcelain or a composite resin that is bonded to the front teeth surface. It is generally a cosmetic procedure that greatly improves the appearance of the teeth. This procedure requires little to no anesthesia. Porcelain veneers are the most common choice among dentists as it is strong and resilient.
Moreover, porcelain matches the natural enamel, giving a more natural look. Before deciding that veneering is the ideal procedure for you, consult your orthodontist and ensure that you qualify for the procedure to accomplish the results you want.
Oral Care and Dental Veneers
Dental veneers are a common solution to some of the major dental problems that affect your smile and appearance. The high-tech materials used in making veneers resist stains and give a natural appearance for the patient. The veneers have gradually replaced the need for crowns because your teeth will be altered very minimally.
• Teeth malformation – Dental veneers can be used to fix chipped, broken or worn off teeth. Your teeth may suffer from malformation due to natural or accidental causes.
• Teeth discoloration – Natural teeth enamel corrodes over time and this is accelerated by continuously consuming staining foods and smoking. Dental veneers are useful in matching the color of the bad teeth with normal teeth.
• Teeth gaps – The gap between your teeth greatly affect your smile and unfortunately, some people have extremely large gaps or irregular gaps. This can be fixed using porcelain veneers that give a natural smile.
• Teeth irregularities – Some patients may have crooked teeth or improper teeth positioning. These can also be fixed with the right type of dental veneers.
Fix an appointment with your orthodontist as soon as you can, to ensure that you get to address the damage in the early stages itself.