2 Facts About Porcelain Veneers

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 05:05 PM

Having porcelain veneers put on to help with damaged teeth is one of the procedures that you can have done at PMDC Dental. Before having them placed on your teeth, however, there are some facts you will want to know about them to help you decide if porcelain veneers are the right choice for you.

There are a number of things that porcelain veneers can be used to treat. Some of them include discolored teeth, teeth that have been chipped, teeth that have been broken, teeth that are misaligned, and helping to close gaps that may be between teeth. Their color can be adjusted to match the color of your teeth, making them less visible.

In terms of having porcelain veneers put on your teeth, it will, unfortunately, likely require the removal of some healthy enamel from your tooth. It is usually around ½ millimeter of enamel that is removed in preparation for having the veneer placed. In addition, the dentist will likely place the veneer on your tooth temporarily to see how it fits before permanently placing it on your tooth. You should know that, because enamel is removed, the process is not reversible, so you should be sure about getting veneers before having them put on. Of course, if your tooth is in such a state of decay that veneers are your only option other than losing the tooth, then you might just have to accept it.

Once the veneers are in place, they should generally last between five and ten years. The dentist will check up on them on a regular basis and determine when you will need any new veneers. If you need new ones, they will need to be replaced entirely. It is possible that you may need to replace veneers sooner if they become damaged in some way, as they are typically not repairable. Eating hard foods on a regular basis and grinding your teeth can increase the chances of veneers being damaged, so if you either eat hard foods or grind your teeth (or both) on a regular basis, you will want to consider getting out of those habits.

If you are looking to do Porcelain veneers in Thailand please visit http://www.pmdc-dental.com/cosmetic-dentistry/porcelain-veneer

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Hazel Ruivenkamp


Hi my name is Hazel from Australia I have just has new wiz bang veneers put on 15 of my teeth and I am thrilled to bits with the results .
I can't say it was painless but as the saying goes no pain no gain . 
Dr Boon was like a master craftsman, making sure every tooth made the correct contact

Mr.David Smith


David Smith and his wife Debra are our patients which refer by their relative. Thanks David for your kind Testimonial

Mr.Gerard Ruivenkamp


Gerade Ruinenkamp is our patients for over 7 years. He kindly give us his testimonial. Thank you Gerade

Duport Turine


“My smile is beautiful“


“Dr.Boonyarit is expert, very patient, good dentist“

Christine Smith

Melbourne, Australia

Hi Kim Just wanted to say Hi and thank you again for my beautiful new teeth, everyone says that they look so real, and I cannot stop smiling, once again please thank Dr Boon for such a rushed job. I hope to come back with my family in early May next year and my daughter in law would love to have her teeth done also

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