Do you have small chips, cracks, or stains affecting your front teeth? If so, it’s worth scheduling an appointment with our cosmetic dentist in Hobart, IN. During your visit, they’ll be able to determine if you’re a candidate for porcelain veneers. While the takes two trips to our office, you’ll be able to enjoy the results for years.
Here’s what you need to know.
Who is a Candidate for Porcelain Veneers?
You may be a candidate for dental veneers if you have small cracks, chips, or other imperfections that don’t affect the structural integrity of your teeth.
Our cosmetic dentist uses veneers to:
- Improve the appearance of misshapen teeth
- Close small gaps between front teeth
- Improve the appearance of teeth affected by fluorosis
- Cover teeth with worn enamel
- Repair teeth with small chips or cracks
- Correct slightly uneven front teeth
To truly know if you’re a, you’ll need to schedule an appointment with our dentist. During your appointment, they’ll be able to review your medical history and examine your smile to determine what treatment options would be best for you.
How Long Do Porcelain Veneers Last?
How long your veneers last will depend on how well you take care of your smile. In general, porcelain dental veneers can last up to 10 years or longer if you practice good oral hygiene. This means you’ll need to continue brushing your teeth twice a day and flossing once daily. If you grind your teeth at night, be sure to wear a custom night guard to protect your dental veneers and natural enamel.