It is suitable for:
・Those travelling to Bangkok for a holiday or a business trip.
・Those who wish to improve their teeth appearance.
・Those with uneven surfaces teeth.
・Those with inappropriate sized tooth.
・Those with stained teeth.
・Those with teeth gaps.
What are Dental Veneers?
Have you always had that imperfect looking tooth? Or you have always looked out for solutions to your chipped teeth? Dental Veneers or sometimes called porcelain veneers are thin coverings placed over the front part of the tooth. Veneers are permanent.
Benefits of Veneers
・Durable and hard to stain
・Function as “Instant Braces”
・Improve Self Esteem as it brightens your smile
・Texture and translucence similar to natural enamel
・Closes gaps between teeth
・Repairs and corrects chipped, broken, worn or misshapen teeth
・Covers stains that cannot be removed by bleaching
Types of Veneers
There are 2 types of Veneers:
1. Porcelain Veneers:
・IPS Empress – using layer materials to imitate natural teeth
・Lumineers – contact lens thin veneers to adjust shape and shade of the teeth
2. Composite Veneers:
・Also known as Direct Veneers
・Uses composite resin to build the outer layer in order to cover the teeth surface
Procedure of Dental Veneers
1. First Evaluation and Veneer Tooth Preparation
・Administer local anaesthesia at veneer preparation region
・Reshape natural teeth to received veneer
・Take records of color, bite, lengths and shape of bridge
・Take impression as replica model of teeth and send to lab for fabrication
・Place a temporary veneer
2. Fitting of Veneer on delivery
・Fit permanent veneer and cement it into place upon removal of temporary veneer
・Check quality assurance for any adjustments or re-works
3. Care of bridge
・Brush and floss bridge as recommended by dentist
*The procedure for composite veneers happen on one time visit as it does not involve any laboratory work
Post Dental Veneer Instructions:
・Avoid consuming hard foods for 24 hours after treatment
・Rinse mouth with warm salt water to ease discomfort or swelling
・Maintain tissue compatibility by keeping crown area clean
・If sensitivity occur,
・Avoid hot, cold, acidic food or drinks
・Take pain medication as prescribed by dentist
・Brush and rinse teeth with fluoride and properly clean teeth
Q1: Should I choose porcelain or composite veneer?
A1: If the problem is minor and teeth are functioning properly, cosmetic bonding is appropriate. Otherwise, porcelain would suit you best. Since the treatment price is inclusive of consultation fee, please consult with Our Affiliated Dentist to determine which option is best for you.
Q2: How long will the veneers last?
A2: Typically, they can last around 5-10 years.
Q3: How do I know Veneer will look good on me?
A3: A digital smile preview can be made by taking a picture of your face and digitally editing the teeth.
Clinic Name:Bangkok International Dental Center (BIDC)
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Nearest Station/ Nearest Tourist Destination: Near MRTA Thailand Cultural Center
Clinic Opening Time: Monday – Saturday (9:00AM – 8:00PM)