It is common for Sutton area patients to visit a dentist in the community to learn about ways to enhance their smiles. When individuals are faced with problems such as gaps between teeth, breakage, and permanent staining, they may be unsure as to the options available to them. Dr. Suril Amin of Sensational Smiles encourages patients to ask about porcelain veneers.
Porcelain veneers explained
The best way for our dentist to explain porcelain veneers is as an extremely thin ceramic facing that is custom-made to bond over the front of a tooth to change its appearance. This restoration is commonly chosen because it is:
Porcelain veneers are common in cosmetic dentistry because they are ideal for enhancing the smile.
Obtaining porcelain veneers starts with an evaluation. This may include x-rays and a physical examination. Patients should have a healthy smile free from periodontal disease and cavities before starting the process. If patients choose to move forward with this treatment, they will undergo an initial preparatory process which starts with the removal of a thin portion of enamel from the fronts of the teeth. Impressions are taken and sent to a lab for the fabrication of the veneers which are then bonded in place.
Schedule a visit today
The team of Sensational Smiles ensures patients have access to the services they need to improve the aesthetics and health of their smiles. Porcelain veneers are just one of several ways patients can address imperfections of the smile. If you reside in Sutton and are interested in learning more about porcelain veneers as a way to disguise problem areas of your smile, contact us today. We can be reached at 020 8629 1433 to discuss candidacy at our state-of-the-art practice located at 42 and 46 Banstead Road.