Porcelain Veneers Melbourne
Instantly Improve your Smile
& Overall Appearance
Improve Shape, Size, and Colour
A veneer is a custom-made thin overlay that fits over the facing surface of teeth to enhance your smile.
Veneers can completely reshape your teeth and transform your smile.
They can often be alternatives to crowns and the ideal solution in treating many dental conditions.
They are often used to correct your smile, eliminate the look of crooked, chipped, uneven or dark teeth.
Tailored For You
Reasons for porcelain veneers:
- Cosmetically, to create a uniform, white, beautiful smile
- Crooked teeth
- Misshaped teeth
- Severely discolored or stained teeth
- Teeth that are too small or large
- Unwanted or uneven spaces
- Worn or chipped teeth
Benefits of Porcelain Veneers
Once veneers are placed, your new smile literally lights up the room.
Patients often remark how their self-esteem and self-confidence are improved. We are often told stories where patients are told they look younger, happier and healthier.
All because of our veneers and smile makeovers.
These are the moments that make the team at Signature Dentistry smile as brightly as our patients.
There are many veneers but not all are created equal.
There is a plethora of materials available as there are dentists available to place veneers. Dr Somana take specialist interest in minimal preparation veneers.
This means he removes the least amount of tooth to achieve the maximum result. Most veneers require removing a portion of tooth to create room for the new porcelain veneer. Dr Somana’s skill set allows him to remove as little as 0.3 of a millimeter of tooth and giving you a beautiful long-lasting smile.
Why is it so important to remove as little tooth as possible?
By preserving as much tooth as possible i.e. removing as little tooth as possible, you can be rest assured:
- The nerve health is maintained
- The strength of the tooth is at a maximum
- The veneer will last a long time
What to Expect
Dr Somana will spend at least one appointment planning and designing your new smile, a process you are intimately involved in.
Once the new smile design has been established, you will have the opportunity to trial the new smile in your mouth as part of our mock up phase of treatment.
Time is taken to assess your speech, bite and overall aesthetics.
Any adjustments are recorded and transferred to your new smile design.
Once you and Dr Somana agree on the look, you are ready for treatment.
On the day of the procedure, Dr Somana will anaesthetize you and prepare your teeth for veneers.
This is a very meticulous process to ensure the minimal amount of tooth is removed. Any fillings that are required are replaced at the same time.
Once The teeth are prepared, either a digital scan or physical impression/mold is take of your teeth and sent to your specialist ceramist to create your new smile.
Temporary veneers are then placed on your teeth whilst the ceramic ones are being prepared.
When your new veneers are ready, you once again be anaesthetized. The temporary veneers will be removed and the new ceramic ones bonded on to your teeth.
Once bonded, your new veneers will look and feel just like natural teeth but only better!
After the Procedure
After time, usually 10-15 years, the veneers may need to be replaced.
Routine professional cleanings, brushing and flossing will help to extend the length of your veneers.
If you are thinking about porcelain veneers and want to preserve your natural teeth and have a beautiful result, please use our book appointment form or call our office on 9826 1338, Dr Somana will be happy to schedule a free consultation with you and discuss your options.
Your Smile Is Our Passion.