What Are Dental Veneer & How They Are Placed?

People with a beautiful smile always like to post it in social media, where it can be a source of unhappiness and lower self-esteem for those with chipped, crooked or pigmented teeth. Fortunately, there are several solutions to help solve these dental problems, and one of the most popular treatments is dental veneer.

Today, it is more and more common that people seek an aesthetic treatment for their teeth.

What is Dental veneer?

Tooth veneer is a thin ceramic film that is stuck to the surface of the tooth, covers the front of the tooth and restores the shape and color of the tooth, providing a natural and attractive appearance. Teeth Veneers are used to correct cracked, stained, misaligned, irregular or abnormal teeth.

Types of dental veneer:

The two most commonly used materials in the manufacture of dental veneers are resin and porcelain. Both types can be made in the dental laboratory. The dental veneers are stuck to the teeth with resin cement.

The dental veneer is a very simple and fast procedure, it also offers resistance to stains of coffee, tea, and other foods.

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How are teeth veneers placed?

The dentist removes a small amount of the tooth surface to allow placement of the tooth veneer. Then it takes the form of the teeth and sends it to a dental laboratory. The tooth veneer is made to perfectly fit the tooth and the mouth. Finally, the veneer is glued to the tooth with a resin-based cement.

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Dental Veneer
Cleaning dental veneers

Dental Veneer cleaning should be done as a simple cleaning of the teeth. Brushing twice a day with fluoride toothpaste is more than enough to help remove food particles and prevent tooth decay and gum problems.

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What Are The Benefits Of a Dental Implant?
Your teeth are very valuable, be careful with cheap dental implants!

You are at the time of getting dental implants because you have read or heard that they have several advantages and are highly recommended, but before you proceed with the implant, you have the question of what is the price of a dental implant? This is an important question, however, there is no exact answer about the price because the price can vary considerably between the different clinics and a set of variables to consider such as the quality of the dental implant and the additional procedures that may be needed to carry out the procedure.

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Dental implants price is tied to different factors such as:
  • Structure of the jaw
  • Additional procedures
  • Treatment: All dental implants require a unique crown designed for each patient that is placed on top of the screw made out of titanium. And since each individual has different teeth, no two dental crowns can be the same, so the process of molding the dental crown and casting it is expensive.
  • Restoration process

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Implant success rate

If something is expensive it is because it has higher quality and that is the case of dental implants that are one of the best options to replace a missing tooth. The statistics indicate that the success rate of dental implants is over 90% which is a very motivating fact for the patient because in most cases the placement of the implant is satisfactory providing a fully functional tooth for many years provided that you are given the necessary care.

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What are the benefits of a dental implant?
  • The benefits of using dental implant are many:
  • Instead of wearing a denture, the dental implant is enough. It is no longer necessary to wear a removable denture that every tooth brushing must be removed.
  • The implant gives you better esthetics compare to other treatment and specifically dentures. It is impossible for others to tell that you have dental implants. The teeth are almost like natural teeth, the chewing is the same. The rejection of the implants is almost zero.
  • An implant can last up to 10 years and even longer. Which gives you some stability and assurance¬†The implant components are solid materials that are well tolerated by the body.
  • An implant also helps prevent bone problems.
What are the disadvantages?
  • The disadvantages are minimal. However, it is essential to take them into account:
  • The rejection may occur in the case where the bone is fragile or of medium quality. This is the only case where implants are not recommended unless it can be remedied by bone grafting.
  • At the level of healing, it is possible that it is delayed or even present other abnormalities
  • The risks associated with a surgical operation are not excluded: inflammation, infection, bleeding, tissue and blood vessel damage, rejection of the implant.
  • If you need a dental implant, know that it is essential to have good oral hygiene. It is also advisable to use an experienced professional. Smoking can also delay the healing process and can cause infection.
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What Is Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic Dentistry refers to any dental work that improves the appearance of a person’s teeth and gums without necessarily affecting their functionality. Many dentists refer to themselves as “cosmetic dentist” regardless of their specific training and experience, although there is no specific specialization in this field. At Elite Dental & Implant Center, we have done thousands of treatments including:

  • Dental crowns, dental bridge, dental implants, dentures
  • Dental Veneers, Lumineers
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Tooth orthodontic
The most commonly performed cosmetic dental procedures are:
  • Replace old unattractive metallic fillings with white fillings made of ceramic or composite materials
  • Repairing broken and chipped teeth
  • Bridging gaps between teeth if it is not orthodontic
  • Reshaping teeth if too long or points
  • Restore the size and shape of teeth in case of excessive wear
Why cosmetic dentistry?

Because you deserve to smile!

Cosmetic dentistry improves the overall aesthetic (the look) of your smile. The effects of a smile enhancement often have an impact on self-esteem, self-esteem and, in turn, relationships with others. Even if the “Hollywood Smile” is not feasible on all patients, cosmetic dentistry is no longer the privilege of celebrities, crowned heads, and other television stars! Thanks to the talent of our dentists, you too can get the smile of your dreams.

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If you are considering this procedure to improve your smile, call your dentist to see if you are a good candidate.


Remember that your smile speaks even before you say a word!

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