A Ceramic veneer – also known as a porcelain veneer – is a thin layer of dental ceramic applied to the front/Facing of a tooth. Veneers can be used to modify the shape, size or colour of teeth, a porcelain veneer is a cosmetic dentistry treatment which enhances the appearance of a tooth or teeth, dramatically changing the looks of your overall smile and a face.
At NorthPoint Dental, we help our patients wanting to improve their smile and confidence by providing them the option of dental veneers if it is an appropriate treatment pathway. The benefit of dental veneers is that they can be cemented to one tooth or a number of teeth as needed.
The most common use of porcelain veneers is on the front teeth as these teeth are prominently visible. However, porcelain veneers can be used for
I’m interested in porcelain veneers. How can Northpoint Dental Center help?
As with all our cosmetic dental treatments, we take time and consideration to understand your specific needs. As part of the assessment process for porcelain veneers, we need to consider your natural teeth, focusing on their enamel thickness. The amount of enamel on your teeth will affect the bonding and durability of the Veneers.
Confirming porcelain veneers are right treatment option for you, we’ll commence the treatment process. This involves preparation of the custom-made veneers using a digital intra oral scan of your tooth or teeth.
As part of our commitment, NorthPoint Dental use only the highest quality materials. Porcelain veneers have more endurance, are stronger and therefore less likely to chip or discolour. They are aesthetically stunning, to look at provided the veneer is positioned perfectly on the tooth to match the natural counterpart.