Porcelain Veneers Beneficial for You

Porcelain veneers are amongst the most popular procedures with dentists and patients alike. This is because the procedure is much quicker than some other cosmetic dental procedures. Also, it is not invasive, which means little to no pain. This also means that no injections in the mouth are required. This procedure is also popular with patients, who have suffered from a poor self-image because of their teeth. For some, this procedure enables them to smile with confidence for the first time in their lives. Porcelain veneers are used to treat a wide variety of dental problems. However, these are not used to treat oral health problems such as cavities and plaque. They are solely intended to improve the appearance of faulty teeth. Below are some of the dental conditions, which porcelain veneers aremost suitable for.


 The reasons for the popularity of porcelain veneers are as follows:

1. They are more durable than composite resin. They do not chip or crack easily. A person can eat most kinds of foods without worrying about the veneers. Even though they are more expensive they offer greater value for money in the long run.

2. They reflect light in the same way that teeth do. As a result, they have a very natural look. They are therefore able to improve a person’s smile tremendously. They are also able to lighten the overall look of the teeth in a subtle and natural manner.

3. They are very resistant to stains when compared to resin. A person who has porcelain veneers doesn’t have to restrict his or her diet simply to protect the look of the teeth. However, a person should follow certain precautions to protect teeth from staining in any case, irrespective of whether the teeth are natural or have veneers on them.

4. Gum tissue tolerates porcelain properly without resulting in any allergic reactions. This is not a common occurrence in any case, but one that affects people who are prone to allergies.

5. They are thinner than composite veneers. This means that the dentist won’t have to remove a large amount of dental enamel in order to make place for them. This ensures that the procedure does not take a lot of time and is a lot less uncomfortable.

These porcelain veneers are good to help boost people’s confidence levels. Those who cannot afford to undergo treatment to correct dental problems find them to be so useful. These people are so satisfied with them that they claim that they don’t need be conscious about the way they smile or their teeth showing in public anymore. They can easily smile and talk without their problems being noticed or their confidence and self esteem being shattered. Tooth crowns were once a solution for all the teeth problems but these porcelain veneers are new to cosmetic dentistry and lots of people are heading out to get themselves these as well. Another thing that these veneers help to hide is gaps between the teeth. This removes the need for any sort of surgery to minimize the gaps because they do a good job in making your teeth appear gap less.

Jeff C. Jenkins, D.D.S.
Richard Martin, D.D.S.

5601 Bridge St, Ste 480
Fort Worth, TX 76112
(817) 259-1371
(817) 937-4369 Fax

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