Placed on top of your natural teeth, veneers create a straight, white Hollywood smile. They are pain free and permanent solutions to teeth that may have changed with age, have become discoloured, stained or are crooked. They are also used to fill gaps between the teeth.
A dental veneer is made from porcelain or ceramic. In simple terms, it acts like a ‘cap’ or ‘cover’ for your natural teeth. Veneers are primarily used for the front teeth and can immediately change your smile once applied.
If you choose to proceed with veneers, we will arrange a consultation with one of our cosmetic dentists at Meadows Dental Care. They will discuss the treatment with you and help you to choose the best shade for your new set of veneers.
During this initial consultation, the dentist may take pictures of your teeth as well as taking impressions. These impressions will help our laboratory create your individual veneers.
Veneers are bonded directly to your teeth and can last for up to 15 years. Before we carry out this final stage of treatment however, your natural teeth will need to be prepared. The dentist will remove the top layer of enamel from the natural teeth so that the veneer can be permanently affixed into place.
As well as improving your smile, veneers offer the following benefits:
Patients of all ages are welcomed at Meadows Dental Care; we have the expertise and equipment to address a wide variety of dental problems. From our extensive menu of services, you will find what you are looking for when you want the best care for your smile.