Veneers are one of the most popular types of cosmetic dental procedures, thanks to their versatility.
With them, you can correct a variety of aesthetic concerns, such as:
However, veneers are not for everyone. Dr. Shaggy will first conduct a thorough oral health assessment to see if you’re a good candidate for this procedure and to ensure you’re making the right choice.
Keep reading to find out who is a good candidate for veneers and who might need an alternative solution.
Veneers are a thin layer of porcelain that gets bonded to the front surface of the natural tooth. To make sure the veneer stays in place, Dr. Shaggy will need to shave a bit of tooth enamel to create a rough texture.
The preparation process doesn’t necessarily change the integrity of your natural tooth. They will not become more sensitive or weakened—in fact, veneers can help strengthen teeth that are worn down or slightly chipped and cracked.
But tooth enamel doesn’t grow back, so veneers are a permanent cosmetic treatment. This makes it even more important to make sure you’re a good candidate for them.
To ensure you’re a good candidate for veneers, your dentist will need to make sure that:
The best way to determine if you’re a good candidate for veneers is to see Dr. Shaggy for a consultation.
This way, you can discover your best cosmetic options to get the smile you deserve.
To get started, book an appointment at MODERN BITE DENTISTRY online.
If you have more questions, call us at (214) 214-7790 today to find out more about our services.