Flash a naturally looking smile with veneers. Dental veneers are customized thin shells made of tooth-colored materials designed to improve the appearance of your front teeth.
These thin shells are bonded to your teeth and modify their size, shape, color and length. Veneers are usually made from porcelain and composite resin materials.
Most patients choose veneers because of its appearance, ease of use, and versatility. Some of the advantages of veneers include:
- Natural tooth appearance
- Stain resistant
- Minimal preparation
Dental veneers mimic your original teeth making it more aesthetically appealing. It conceals chipped, crooked, discolored, broken, gapped, uneven or decayed teeth. Your teeth can be damaged due to wear and tear or injury. It can be discolored because of the food that you eat and medicine that you take.
Veneers are stain resistant. Since it’s thinner compared with other dental restorations, it requires minimal reshaping of your teeth. It takes only 2 to 3 visits, and after that, you’ll get a whiter and brighter smile.
The procedure involves diagnosis and treatment planning, tooth preparation and bonding. During the first stage, you need to discuss your concerns and expectations to our Kennewick dentist. Dr. Walter Hadley will provide a clear explanation of the procedure in order to give you the best treatment plan that’s suitable for you. He’ll carefully examine your teeth. This includes taking X-rays and impressions of your teeth. The second stage will cover the reshaping of your enamel. It will be trimmed based on the thickness of your veneers. Our Kennewick dentist will take impressions of your teeth, which will be sent to the dental laboratory. Temporary veneers can be given to you for an additional cost. Once the veneers are ready, he will cement it to your teeth. Our dentist will clean, polish and etch your veneers before cementing it on your tooth.
Let Dr. Hadley help you in getting that beautiful smile with veneers. Call 509-591-0515 for an appointment today.