The most requested procedures at dental offices today are porcelain veneers and smile makeovers. But what exactly is a smile makeover or porcelain veneers?
Smile Makeovers are done with Porcelain Veneers or Lumineers, which are beautiful and natural looking extremely thin shells of porcelain used to correct smile defects such as chips, cracks, gaps between teeth, discoloration, stains or misaligned teeth.
With Porcelain Veneers, It is possible to create a new smile that you will love to wear easily and quickly. Actually the most recognized brands of Porcelain Veneers are: Lumineers, DaVinci, E-Max.
How is the process to get porcelain veneers?
Porcelain Veneers Procedure is performed in just two appointments.
At your initial consultation with your doctor, he will want to hear about your likes and dislikes of your smile and what you would like to change. The procedure requires minimal or no preparation of the teeth along with dental impressions that will be sent to the lab to create your veneers.
At your final consultation, porcelain veneers are placed into your mouth, in an easy and fast procedure.
What would make someone not a candidate for porcelain Veneers?
Porcelain Veneers is an ideal option for people with good oral health but, is not suitable for : Clenching and Grinding/Bruxism patients.Overbites, Underbites, Missing Tooth or teeth, Cross Bite, Very Wide Gaps, Heavily restored teeth, Very Croocked, rotated and out of place teeth.
In cases that Porcelain Veneers are not suitable, there are alternatives as cosmetic metal-free crowns and bridges.
For an evaluation of your case please for Smile Makeover please send a set of dental photos to to Dr. Alonso Email
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