Teeth are extremely delicate things. As people only get one set of adult teeth it is a common problem for something to happen to them which results in one or more teeth becoming damaged, or chipped. Quite often people who have a chipped tooth will conclude that there is nothing that can be done to restore their smile, especially in circumstances where the chipped piece of tooth cannot be found. This, however, is not true, and if you have been looking for a way to cover up your smile’s imperfections it may be time to find out more about getting porcelain veneers Bondi Junction. This treatment can be used on just one tooth or all of your front teeth, depending on your requirements. If you are trying to find out what steps you need to take to get this treatment, booking a consultation appointment with your dental practice will enable you to discuss your treatment with a professional and ensure that you are suitable to have it.
Return to your natural looking smile
Having an even, natural smile appears to be vital these days, but achieving it seems to be getting easier, especially if you have the help of a reliable dental practitioner. If you have made the decision to get treatment and booked your consultation appointment, you are well on your way to getting the smile that you desire. In as little as two appointments you could be walking out of your practice with an even smile to be proud of. Made of porcelain, your new teeth will look and feel exactly like your original ones and there will be no more discomfort where your chip once was. There is an alternative composite version of this treatment but it does not last as long as porcelain veneers, which can last up to ten years when looked after correctly. Your practitioner will show you how to take care of your new teeth once your treatment has been completed, and they will also be able to answer any questions that you have.
Cracked tooth? No problem
Not only can this treatment help with eradicating the appearance of chips in your smile, it can also help to cover up and strengthen any teeth that have a crack in them. Cracked teeth that are left untreated can lead to more complex, painful problems later on and end up requiring more extensive dental treatment. This treatment provides your tooth with a protective layer and enables you to chew comfortably again. As well as concealing the appearance of chips and cracks, these helpful slivers of porcelain can also be used to disguise any small gaps that you have between your teeth when braces are not suitable to address them. Each veneer is individually sized so that they all appear even and in line with one another once they are attached to your teeth. Sometimes people opt for a full set so their teeth appear a few shades whiter and stain-free too, as this saves them having all of their teeth whitened after having only one tooth treated.
Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.