Veneers are thin shells of durable stainless high quality porcelain that are delicately fused to the outside surface of the teeth. Veneers are used to enhance and change the color of teeth while protecting the chipped, broken or corroded teeth from any future damage.
Veneers have many different advantages on both teeth and mouth, however they are manly used on:
Developed in 1980, this type of veneers was the only available solution at that time since hard ceramic was not discovered yet where an approximate 5 mm of thinness in the outer teeth surface is cut to assure the required durability.
Event thought this type of veneers is not common these days, it is still used in cases of root canal treated discolored teeth is used to stop the transparency of the backside tooth.
To apply this method, doctors will need to take measurements of the teeth before applying the veneers on the next patient’s visit. However in some cases, some parts of the lower teeth cutting edge is reduced before wrapping the teeth. The outer surface of the teeth might also have to be scratched in order to guarantee the best fusion with the veneers.
In 2010, non-prep veneers were the most advertised type of veneers.
The semi-prep veneers are the most advanced type of veneers available.
Before applying the veneers, the outer surface of the teeth is roughened and both projected angles and cutting side of the teeth are cut.
This method ensures saving the maximum structure of the teeth.
In this method, doctors can apply the veneers directly on the patient’s teeth in the same first visit.
This needs high skilled Doctors to make the shape and borders of the veneer.in this technique the Doctor Doesn’t need to touch the outside of the original teeth, however in some cases, some parts of the lower teeth cutting edge is reduced before wrapping the teeth.
In 1970es composite veneers became a trend in aesthetic dentistry, and lately there is a big turn for using this type of veneers.
Named after its developing brand, Lumineers are extremely thin and durable ceramic shells.
Unlike veneers, Lumineers do not need any teeth preparation and are very durable yet very thin.
Lumineers are not applied for all cases.
Can a smile be designed?
Using the latest cutting edge technology, smile design helps many patients’ reach the perfect smile by applying a combination of methods.
The patient’s face components, such as skin color, lips size, eyes, and middle face line, are all considered when a new smile is being designed
Smile design also takes in consideration the patient’s gender, age, social life and occupation before the perfect smile is designed and made.
Your smile is the first thing that people notice about you, it can leave a lasting impression, or be the main constrain in your life.
Out team can help you achieve the perfect smile you always dream of through the most modern methods in dentistry, including:
Teeth whitening is the most common procedure to remove the teeth stains and gives you the shinning teeth you always dream of.
At the Dental House Dentists, we specialise in cosmetic restoration. From tooth-colored composite fillings to replacing the amalgam fillings, our fillings are crafted perfectly to match the surface shape of the natural teeth, while preserving the vitality of the tooth to prevent any sensitivity resulting from the process.
We only use the highest quality filling materials, in short, no more loose fillings or un matching colours, only convenience and best dental experience you will ever have. Contact us now for a brighter, whiter smile.