If you’ve been thinking about a smile makeover, you may be concerned that it will be a lengthy or complicated process. But you’ll be glad to know that, with porcelain veneers in Sheperdsville, it’s faster and easier than you thought. In just 2 visits, Dr. Carroll and Dr. Shoemaker can correct a number of imperfections and give your smile a whole new look. If you want to know how porcelain veneers can benefit you, contact us to schedule a consultation today. We’d love to help you achieve the smile you’ve always wanted!
Veneers are thin, strong shells that are adhered to the front surfaces of your teeth. Much like new siding on a house, they completely change the appearance of the existing tooth structure underneath. We’ll spend time discussing the shape, length, and color of your veneers beforehand to make sure they blend in with the rest of your smile and look very natural. Since we’ll match them to your existing shade, some patients prefer to whiten first to help their final results look even better.
Generally speaking, porcelain veneers are wonderful for anyone who wants to correct flaws such as:
However, your smile must be healthy before it can be beautiful, so we’ll make sure you don’t have tooth decay or gum disease that needs to be treated first. Good oral hygiene habits are also important to maintain your veneers over time.
After we’ve made sure that porcelain veneers are right for you, we can get started. Here’s what you can expect from the procedure:
As a cosmetic dentist in Sheperdsville, we know you want your your results to look great for as long as possible. Fortunately, porcelain is strong and durable, so your veneers can last 10-20 years with the right maintenance: