What is a porcelain veneer?
In Latin it means leaf. This is the method that is done by thinning only the front facades of 0.3-0.7 mm, without cutting the teeth and losing at least the texture of the tooth. This is the process of gluing a porcelain dental veneer on the thinned area.
In which cases are porcelain veneers used?
For heavily stained teeth that are not affected by whitening. In teeth with poor structural. When restoring broken or worn teeth. In the correction of old fillings, whose color and structure are spoiled. It can be an almost perfect cosmetic alternative for straightening crooked teeth.
In which patients can this procedure be applied?
Porcelain veneer can be applied to almost anyone.
Are the porcelain veneers falling off?
No. If your dentist is technically precise, you can use your veneers as your own teeth.
How long is the life of porcelain teeth?
Porcelain veneers can be used for years without any problems with good care of the oral cavity. They are more resistant to staining and abrasion. It is necessary to pay attention to the care of the oral cavity to prolong their life. In addition, it is necessary to avoid eating a lot of solid foods, and bad habits such as eating nails.