Achieve the dazzling smile of your dreams.
Dental veneers are custom made, thin shells of translucent, tooth-colored porcelain or composite resin that are cemented to the front surfaces of your natural teeth.
How can veneers dramatically improve my smile?
Veneers can artfully conceal:
At whole dental wellness, we use the best labs in the country to create gorgeous veneers that are as natural looking as possible. Dental veneers are custom made, thin shells of translucent, tooth-colored porcelain or composite resin that are cemented to the front surfaces of your natural teeth.
Am I a candidate for veneers?
Dental veneers provide an amazing cosmetic option to improve the attractiveness of your smile. However, it is important to remember they do not realign or correct your bite the way orthodontic treatments can. If the way your teeth come together and function (your bite) is negatively affecting your oral health, orthodontics may be a more appropriate treatment. Don’t worry. We will discuss all of this with you at your consultation appointment so you can decide if veneers are the right treatment option for you.
Composite vs. porcelain veneers – what is right for me?
We are proud to offer both traditional porcelain veneers and composite bonded veneers. There are several advantages to both so we will work with you to determine what is the right option for you. Some advantages of of composite resin veneers include:
However, composite veneers may not be quite as lustrous and natural looking as porcelain veneers, are not quite as resistant to stains, and are less durable than their porcelain counterparts.
If I do decide to get veneers, how does the process work?
Unlike composite veneers, which are typically done in one visit, porcelain veneers typically require two visits.
During your first visit we will:
At your second visit, we will:
How do I maintain my gorgeous new smile?
Just like everything, proper care is essential for maintaining the dazzling appearance and longevity of your veneers. The best ways to maintain veneers include:
By following these tips, your porcelain veneers can last 10 to 15 years!