What are the advantages of porcelain veneers?
With use of modern porcelain materials such as Emax veneers or Lumineers, we can now make ultra thin veneers. The advantages they have can be listed as;
1 – To completely remove or minimise the need for any tooth shaving or drilling
2 – No injections will be needed as no drilling is done. But for the comfort of patient local anaesthetic can be used if the patients prefers to have it or the dentist think it would be to the benefit of the patient by keeping them more comfortable during the procedure.
3 – Porcelain veneers can be very effective in giving a natural, uniform nice looking smile, specially when they are done in multiple numbers. There are few other options that can match the aesthetic result of porcelain veneers.
4 – Porcelain veneers do not stain.
5 – Within few appointments and very quickly the treatment is completed.
6- For mild crowding cases, the teeth are straightened almost instantly. to compare with orthodontic treatment. But one has be aware that veneer option is NOT a replacement service for orthodontic treatment.