Everything You Need To Know About Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain Veneers Lawson MO Are you looking for a treatment to improve the overall appearance of your smile? Porcelain veneers can address a wide range of dental concerns from tooth discoloration to minor chips in the tooth enamel. After a comprehensive exam, your dentist may determine that porcelain veneer is the right solution for your smile. Lawson cosmetic dentist Dr. Nelson Kanning can offer porcelain veneers or a variety of cosmetic dentistry treatments as a solution to improve the appearance and function of your smile.

What are porcelain veneers?

Porcelain veneers are ultra-thin, durable shells that are bonded to the teeth. Porcelain is a stain-resistant material that can be color matched to blend seamlessly with your natural smile. Under the care of a highly skilled cosmetic dentist, patients can expect natural looking, high-quality results.

Are porcelain veneers permanent?

Porcelain veneers are made of a highly durable material that can combat dental issues like discoloration and tooth decay. However, it is vital that you maintain a proper oral hygiene routine and schedule regular visits to Kanning Dental to help keep your smile healthy. With proper care and maintenance, porcelain veneers can last years.

What is the process of receiving porcelain veneers like?

Receiving porcelain veneers usually requires 2-3 visits to our Lawson, MO dental office. Dr. Kanning will remove a small amount of surface structure from the appropriate teeth. Impressions of your teeth are taken and sent to a highly skilled ceramist. Porcelain veneers take about three weeks to create, so Dr. Kanning may provide temporary veneers to protect your teeth while you wait. Once your veneers are ready, Dr. Kanning will ensure your veneers fit securely, and then he will carefully cement them into place.

How do I schedule a consultation?

If you want to explore your cosmetic dentistry options and see if porcelain veneers are right for you,  you can contact Kanning Dental. Through comprehensive, patient-focused dentistry, Dr. Kanning can provide treatments to improve your natural smile.