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Chipped, cracked or discolored teeth don't have to ruin your smile. Porcelain veneers offer a simple way to conceal these and other types of dental imperfections. Dr. Kern Agader, your dentist in Kapolei, HI and serving the Makakilo and Ewa Beach, HI areas, explains why you'll want to consider this innovative cosmetic dentistry option.
A smile-changing solution
Could your smile use a little work? When you don't want to undergo extensive dental treatment just to improve small flaws, veneers offer the ideal solution. The thin shells are made of porcelain, a translucent material that resembles tooth enamel. They're cemented on to the front surfaces of your teeth and can last 10 to 20 years before they need to be replaced.
Can veneers improve my smile?
One of the most attractive features of veneers is their versatility. They're equally effective in concealing discolorations as they are lengthening teeth shortened by wear and tear or nightly teeth grinding.
Do you have a tiny chip in a tooth? Chips and cracks are one of the most common reasons people choose veneers. Adding a veneer not only improves your appearance but also prevents bacteria from invading your tooth through the small opening created by the chip or crack.
You would think that all of your teeth would look the same, but sometimes, there's a tooth or two that just looks a little odd. It might be a little crooked or pointed or may have a strange shape. Adding a veneer can transform that problem tooth and dramatically alter your smile.
Gaps in teeth can detract from your appearance, plus they tend to trap pieces of food. Veneers can be designed to cover slight spaces between teeth and offer an easy way to handle the problem.
Veneers are very helpful in concealing discolorations, but they're also a good choice if you're looking for an alternative to teeth whitening treatment in the Kapolei, Makakilo and Ewa Beach area. Teeth often become dull due to the foods and beverages you consume. Although your teeth will be noticeably lighter after whitening, if you continue to eat and drink coffee, tea, wine and berries, the stains will soon return. Since veneers are very resistant to staining, indulging in a morning cup of coffee won't be a problem.
Ready to find out if porcelain veneers are right for you? Call Dr. Kern Agader, your dentist in Kapolei, HI and serving the Makakilo and Ewa Beach, HI areas at (808) 674-8895 to schedule an appointment.
Has an accident, trauma or years of poor oral hygiene taken a toll on your smile? If so, you may feel like you are stuck with a damaged, discolored or embarrassing smile forever. Thankfully, nothing could be further than the truth when you visit Kapolei cosmetic dentist Kern Agader, DMD, serving Kapolei, Makakilo, and Ewa Beach.
Whether your teeth are discolored, misshapen, gapped, crooked or worn away, veneers from your Kapolei and Ewa Beach cosmetic dentist Dr. Agader may be just what you need! Unlike other dental treatments, such as fillings or tooth whitening treatments, which work with your teeth, veneers completely cover the front surface of your teeth, allowing you to have the re-do you've always wanted but never thought was possible!
Made out of very thin pieces of porcelain, veneers completely cover up a variety of dental imperfections. They can make your teeth longer, remove unsightly gaps between teeth, give you a pearly white smile or even completely change your tooth size and shape! No matter how bad your teeth look now, veneers can make them look like new.
Unfortunately, not all Kapolei and Makakilo residents who want veneers will automatically be a good candidate for the procedure. Therefore, if you are considering having this amazing procedure done, you will want to make an appointment with Dr. Agader to make sure that you qualify. He will need to check the current condition of your teeth and gums, assess your medical history and inquire about what benefits you are hoping to achieve.
If you are one of the many people who qualify for this procedure, however, get ready to be amazed. You won't believe how a beautiful, high-quality set of custom porcelain veneers can improve not only your looks, but also your confidence, your self-esteem, and your life! Call and set up an appointment for a consultation today.