Who Needs Veneers
The option for veneer placement will depend on the recommendation of the dentist. There are times that even if the patient is opting for veneer placement, this may not be the best treatment for their dental problem.
Teeth veneers are popular dental treatment for the enhancement of the overall appearance of the front teeth. Veneer placements have the ability to overhaul or to totally transform a smile and they also create dramatic change in the color, size and shape of the teeth.
Veneers are thin layers of materials designed to cover up the front of a tooth's surface. Veneers are custom-made to match the size, color and shape of the natural teeth. This will result in a more natural-looking smile.
Tooth veneers come in two types or fabricated in two materials, porcelain or resin. Resin or composite veneers are much thinner and do not require that too much removal of the surface of the tooth. Porcelain veneers are more natural looking and therefore more people prefer them.
Who is a candidate for Dental Porcelain Veneers?
Veneers, either porcelain or composite, are placed over the surface of the front teeth to alter color, size and shape of the teeth. Veneers are ideally suited for teeth that have gaps in between as well are those that are too small, too big, or have uneven surfaces. Most people have imperfect teeth, some have oddly shaped teeth, there are also some with chipped and/or crooked teeth, and there are even those with small holes in their teeth. To solve such imperfections, most dentist recommend tooth veneer placements.
Veneers will improve smile and the overall appearance of the teeth, which will enable anyone to be very self-confident. Placement of veneers will also strengthen the teeth while it allows the patient to flash the most dazzling smile.
So, the best candidate for veneer placements are the people with one or more of those problems mentioned above. But the first that should be done is to consult a dentist. Consultation is essential because the dentist will determine the amount of restoration that needs to be done as well as the best type of veneer to be placed.
For those with problem mentioned above, it is best to analyze if veneers is the best treatment for their specific problems. A dentist is the best authority to suggest on what treatment is the best for specific dental problems.
If a patient is set on having veneer placements, it is best if the dentist can emphasize the benefits of the procedure as well as the cost the patient will need to pay and of the step by step procedures.
Most times dentist also allows the patients to choose the type of veneer to be installed. This is for small dental problems, wherein either composite or porcelain veneers can be placed on the tooth surface. But for bigger issues, dentists insist on using porcelain veneers. This is because the most common big dental problem requires stronger materials therefore porcelain is the choice.