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Porcelain Veneers – Crystal River, FL

Make All Your Smile Flaws Disappear at Once \

When you look at your smile in the mirror, what do you see? Is your gaze drawn to your imperfections? Are the chips, stains, gaps, or cracks in your smile detracting from your overall appearance? If so, you might benefit from enhancing your smile with porcelain veneers. These durable ceramic coverings are placed over your teeth to conceal virtually any cosmetic imperfection and make all your smile flaws disappear at once. If you are interested in using veneers to acquire the gorgeous grin you’ve always dreamed of, give us a call today!

man smiling

Why Choose Signature Dental Care for Porcelain Veneers?

  • Make Multiple Flaws Disappear at the Same Time
  • Can Last for a Decade or Even Longer
  • Custom-Made for Each Patient

Are You a Candidate for Porcelain Veneers?

woman getting porcelain veneers

Your Crystal River dentist, Dr. Lisa Schnell, will always recommend a treatment plan that benefits your smile as a whole, and for a lot of patients, that entails getting porcelain veneers. However, before your veneers can be placed, we must first ensure that your oral health is in adequate condition. If you have tooth decay or gum disease, we’ll have to get those issues taken care of beforehand. If not, then you can go ahead and begin the veneers procedure.

The Process of Getting Veneers

porcelain veneer diagram

In general, it takes two appointments to place your veneers. During your first visit, Dr. Schnell will prepare your teeth by filing down a minimal portion of your enamel to make sure the veneers will lay flat against the line of your smile. Once your teeth have been prepped, we’ll take impressions to send off to a ceramist’s lab and place temporaries while your veneers are being meticulously crafted. You’ll return to our office in a few weeks when your restorations are ready. Then we’ll bond them to your teeth with a composite resin and send you off into the world with your brand-new perfected smile!

Benefits of Veneers

woman with veneers

The most advantageous factor that porcelain veneers offer is their versatility. They act as masks that can conceal just about any cosmetic imperfection in your smile. Even if your teeth are mildly crooked, veneers can correct this issue. For this reason, they have earned the nickname “instant orthodontics.”

Another excellent reason to invest in porcelain veneers is their longevity. With proper care, they can last 10, 15, or even 20 years. Just remember to brush and floss your veneered teeth regularly, and come visit us for a checkup and cleaning every six months. Also, wear a mouthguard during physical activity and avoid chewing very hard foods.