Dental veneers are a popular cosmetic dentistry treatment that can transform your teeth and give you the confidence to show off your pearly whites. Whether you're looking to fix minor imperfections or completely revamp your smile, dental veneers offer a versatile solution. These thin shells are custom-made to fit over your teeth and can help correct a range of cosmetic issues. 

The Process of Getting Dental Veneers

The process of getting dental veneers is relatively straightforward and typically involves several steps. First, you will have a consultation with our dentist to discuss your goals and determine if veneers are the right option for you. During this appointment, our dentist will also evaluate the health of your teeth and gums. Next, if it's determined that veneers are suitable for you, the next step is to prepare your teeth. This involves removing a small amount of enamel from the surface of your teeth to make room for the veneers. Don't worry – this process is painless as local anesthesia will be used.

After preparing your teeth, impressions or digital scans will be taken so that custom-made veneers can be created specifically for you. These impressions are sent to a dental laboratory where skilled technicians craft each individual veneer to fit perfectly over each tooth. While waiting for your permanent veneers to be made, temporary ones may be placed on your teeth in order to protect them and maintain aesthetics. Once ready, you'll return for another appointment where the temporary veneers are removed and replaced with the permanent ones using an adhesive material. The dentist will then make any necessary adjustments before ensuring they blend seamlessly with adjoining natural teeth.

While there are multiple steps involved in getting dental veneers, rest assured that these procedures are carried out by trained professionals who prioritize both aesthetics and functionality.

Benefits of Dental Veneers

  • One of the major benefits of dental veneers is their ability to improve the appearance of your smile. Veneers can effectively correct a variety of cosmetic issues, such as stained or discolored teeth, chipped or cracked teeth, and gaps between teeth. With dental veneers, you can achieve a brighter and more even smile.
  • Another advantage of dental veneers is that they are designed to be durable and long-lasting. Made from high-quality materials like porcelain or composite resin, veneers are resistant to staining and wear over time. This means that with proper care, your veneers can maintain their beautiful appearance for many years.
  • Dental veneers also offer a minimally invasive solution to enhance your smile. Unlike other cosmetic procedures that require extensive tooth preparation or removal, getting veneers typically involves minimal alteration of the natural tooth structure. This makes it a conservative option for improving your smile without compromising on aesthetics.
  • Dental veneers provide natural-looking results. The thin shells are custom-made to match the shape, size, and color of your existing teeth so they blend seamlessly with your natural smile. Whether you desire a subtle enhancement or a complete smile makeover, a dental veneer can help you achieve the desired result.

Ellis Dentistry Co. provides the best veneers in the area. Are you thinking of getting a picture-perfect smile? You are at the right place. In order to schedule an appointment with our top dentist in the town, please call us at (435) 628-6222 and visit our office in St. George, Utah. We will assist you further. We also serve areas of Middleton, Bloomington, Washington, and Santa Clara.