Porcelain Veneers Ottawa, ON

Dental VeneersAn Overview

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Porcelain Veneers are a popular cosmetic procedure that can create a beautiful, bright and balanced smile. A highly trained Ottawa cosmetic dentist, Dr. Ami Barakat offers several options and varieties of porcelain veneers for a personalized smile makeover. Porcelain veneers can help patients regain confidence in their smile, improving their quality of life.

Porcelain veneers are a permanent dental restoration that can be used to correct a range of cosmetic concerns. Veneers are like a thin ceramic shell that attaches to the front and sides of the tooth covering up cosmetic blemishes and help to protect the tooth from further damage. A dental veneer is permanently bonded to a prepared tooth and can be used to treat one tooth or several teeth.

Cosmetic Concerns for Dental Veneers

  • Discoloured teeth
  • Gap teeth
  • Broken, cracked, or chipped teeth
  • Crooked teeth

Dental Veneers What to Expect

Dental Veneers ottawa on cosmetic dentist dr barakatMade from an ultra-thin high quality ceramic, porcelain veneers cover the front of the tooth, masking cosmetic concerns. Dental veneers are custom-designed to fit precisely over your teeth for a natural and comfortable smile. The ultra-thin porcelain reflects light like natural teeth do, so your veneer will blend beautifully with your natural smile. Veneers are durable, stain resistant and designed to be a permanent dental restoration. With proper oral hygiene and dental care they can last for many years.

Dr. Barakat will prepare the teeth that will be treated by removing a thin layer of tooth enamel. Then, impressions will be made of the prepared teeth. Dr. Barakat will work with you to choose the right color, size, and shape for a natural and beautiful result. Then, the final design will be finalized and sent to Classic Labs for fabrication. You may be fitted with a set of temporary veneers while your final restoration is being created.

Once fabricated, the permanent veneers are adhered to your teeth using a special bonding agent. Once adhered, the veneers are ready to use and will provide instant results. Patients will enjoy a beautiful smile makeover that will enhance their natural smile.

Dental Veneers FAQs

Which type of dental veneers is the best?

There are several materials and types of dental veneers. Your Villanova Dental Studio cosmetic dentist will help you choose which option will best fit your budget and cosmetic goals.

Am I a good candidate for dental veneers?

Most patients can benefit from the cosmetic perks of dental veneers. Dental veneers do require substantial healthy tooth and gum structure for long term success. Your dentist will help you determine if dental veneers, dental crowns, or dental implants will best restore your beautiful smile.

How long does the dental veneer procedure take?

The dental veneer procedure may take 2-3 visits to our dentist office. Dental veneers require careful planning for natural results as well as significant tooth preperation. Your dentist will custom design veneers to blend seamlessly with your natural smile. Once complete, you will be able to enjoy a beautiful smile for many years to come.

Are dental veneers expensive?

Dental veneers are a permanent cosmetic dental restoration that can both improve the aesthetics and the health of your smile. Exact cost will depened on the number, size and location of your veneers. If you are not ready to financially commit to dental veneers, ask your Villanova dentist about dental bonding, an economical alternative.

Why choose Villanova Dental Studio?