Laminate Veneer

Laminate veneer, also known as leaf porcelain, is an aesthetic application for permanently changing the shape and color of teeth. To eliminate discoloration and various deformations in the teeth, only porcelain laminates are applied to the front surface of the teeth without interfering with the entire tooth. Laminate veneer, which does not contain metal content in its substructure, is light-permeable and provides highly successful and aesthetic results with its structure similar to tooth enamel, serves as a protective prosthesis as well as aesthetics.

Dental Problems Applied to Laminate Veneer

  • • Color changed and stained teeth,
    • When one tooth is different in size and shape,
    • In teeth with various problems such as fracture, cracking,
    • For intermittent, hollow teeth,
    • Some perplexed tooth problems,
    • In general, laminate veneer is a successful solution for patients who do not like their smile to gain a brand new smile.

Laminate Veneer Treatment Process

During the treatment process, firstly, a preparatory interview is made about design and cost. Then a digital design stage is shown to picture how the patient’s teeth will look. With the mock-up teeth that will be prepared with the measurement that will be taken. It is aimed to get the result closest to the new appearance.
Then, the engraving is made on the anterior surface of the teeth and engraved from the enamel tissue where the leaf porcelain will be placed. Laminate veneers prepared according to the measurements sent to the laboratory are checked for color and shape compatibility before they are attached to the tooth. The final stage is the bonding of the leaf porcelain to the tooth.
Laminate veneer treatment is a rapid method that requires a total of 2-3 sessions and is completed in an average of 1 week – 10 days. In general, it is a pain-free treatment, depending on the patient’s preference can be made local anesthesia. After the teeth are roughened, temporary teeth are applied and the sensitivity and image changes that may occur are prevented.

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