Aesthetic Facets / Veneers

Pose de facette dentaire en céramique

Veneers are thin, custom-made shells crafted materials designed to cover the front side of teeth to improve the overall appearance of teeth. They are made of either thin plastic resin or procelain and can be placed to :

  • correct poorly formed or mildly mal-positioned teeth
  • close gaps between teeth
  • mask internal stains
  • restore partially broken-down teeth

Tooth preparation is minimal and confined to the enamel structure. The veneer is bonded to the tooth structure with tooth-coloured resin cement. Several visits are necessary to complete treatment.

Patients should be aware that this is usually an irreversible process because it's necessary to remove a small amount of enamel from your teeth to accomodate the shell.