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Veneers are thin shells of ceramic or resin that are bonded directly to the front surface of your teeth. They are an ideal choice for improving your smile and have become increasingly popular due to their conservative preparation of your teeth.  Porcelain veneers resist stains better than resin veneers and better mimic the light reflecting properties of natural teeth. Resin veneers are thinner and require removal of less of the tooth surface before placement. Placing custom veneers requires a high degree of technical skill as well as attention to cosmetic detail. We design each case individually to match and enhance the characteristics of each patient’s smile.

 

Veneers offer several advantages:

 

There are, however, disadvantages to veneers:

Individuals who clench and grind their teeth are poor candidates for porcelain veneers, as these activities can cause the veneers to crack or break.

 

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