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Which is Better: Veneers or Lumineers?

Porcelain veneers are placed over the front of teeth that have been impacted by cosmetic imperfections. There are several different types of dental veneers, including thin options such as Lumineers® and DuraThin™, allowing the treatment to meet a variety of patient needs. The best way to determine which type of dental veneer is ideal for …

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Is a Chipped Tooth Dangerous?

Tooth enamel is harder than bone. It works to protect the nerves, blood vessels, and connective tissue that comprise the pulp in each tooth’s center. Below the enamel of each tooth are the dentin and cementum layers. Like enamel, these layers are hard and work to protect the soft, non-calcified tissue in the pulp chamber. …

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Are Porcelain Veneers Reversible?

If your smile is less than perfect, dental veneers may be the best solution. These thin, tooth-colored restorations are placed over the front of teeth, enabling them to produce a strong, healthy and beautiful appearance to teeth that have been impacted by: Chipped or cracked enamel Crooked tooth presentation Uneven or irregular tooth shapes and sizes …

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Is Invisalign® Effective for Adults?

Malocclusion is the misalignment of teeth. It may present as: Overbite Underbite Open bite Crossbite Tooth crowding Crooked presentation Gaps and spaces The most common treatment for malocclusion is braces – often placed during childhood or adolescence to address the problem before the jaw hardens and teeth become more difficult to move. Malocclusion in Adults …

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How can a Dentist Give You a Facelift?

A facelift is a surgical procedure during which incisions are made next to or behind the ears, allowing underlying tissue and muscle to be manipulated and lifted into a firmer and more youthful position. The typical facelift costs around $7,500 and can produce a tighter and more lifted look, but it cannot add volume to areas of …

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How can a Dentist Give You a Facelift?

A facelift is a surgical procedure during which incisions are made next to or behind the ears, allowing underlying tissue and muscle to be manipulated and lifted into a firmer and more youthful position. The typical facelift costs around $7,500 and can produce a tighter and more lifted look, but it cannot add volume to areas of …

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How Do You Prepare My Teeth for Veneers?

Tooth preparation is necessary for some cosmetic procedures in order that your restorations will fit seamlessly into your smile. Without tooth preparation, your porcelain veneers may protrude oddly from the smile, creating a look that is unnatural and unbecoming. To avoid this, tooth preparation is often needed for veneers. As explained in the video below, …

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How Long Does it Take to Get Porcelain Veneers?

The process of placing porcelain veneers typically requires two working-visits to our office. These visits, spaced about three weeks apart, will be for the preparation and placement of your customized veneers. One or two visits may be needed in between for check-ups and whitening of adjacent teeth to help ensure a color match when your …

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How Long Does it Take to Get Porcelain Veneers?

The process of placing porcelain veneers typically requires two working-visits to our office. These visits, spaced about three weeks apart, will be for the preparation and placement of your customized veneers. One or two visits may be needed in between for check-ups and whitening of adjacent teeth to help ensure a color match when your …

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Porcelain Veneers Transform Smile: Glendale Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Donald Wilcox

This site is not intended to be taken as medical advice but to provide you with information about procedures that Desert Smiles provides. If you would like more information on cosmetic dentistry or restorative dentistry, contact our Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Wilcox at Desert Smiles. We proudly serve Phoenix, Scottsdale, Peoria, and Glendale, Arizona patients.This website …

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