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We encourage you to contact us whenever you have an interest or concern about dentistry procedures such as porcelain veneers, dental implants, and teeth whitening...

What's the Best Repair for a Chipped Tooth - Composite Resin or Porcelain Veneer?
... Porcelain veneers are very thin layers of tooth-colored porcelain that are also bonded to the tooth...

Are Porcelain Veneers Right For You?
If you are unhappy with your smile or the way some of your teeth appear, porcelain veneers may be the solution to your concerns...

Porcelain Crowns Vs. Veneers: What's The Difference?
... The Similarities Here are some facts that apply to both porcelain veneers and crowns: Both enable changes to a tooth's color and shape...

The Elements of a Beautiful Smile
...Thin porcelain veneers can be applied to teeth that are too small, misshapen or discolored...

Bonding: A Good Choice for Repairing Damaged or Chipped Teeth in Youngsters
...When your child has completed growth, more permanent restorations such as porcelain veneers or crowns may be necessary...

The Facts About Porcelain Veneers
If you would like to improve the appearance of your smile, porcelain laminate veneers can whiten, brighten and even help straighten your teeth! Made of a thin layer of dental ceramic, porcelain veneers are physically bonded directly to the surface of your teeth, immediately enhancing your smile...

Frequently Asked Questions About Porcelain Veneers
Q: What exactly are porcelain veneers...

Planning Your Wedding Day Smile Makeover
... Porcelain veneers offer a more striking and more permanent solution for discolored teeth...

Dental Services
... Services we offer include: Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Fillings, to make your teeth strong and healthy again Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect disease at a curable stage Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Periodontal (Gum) Disease Therapy, to prevent tooth loss Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Professional Teeth Cleanings, to maintain good oral health Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to save an infected tooth Sealants, to protect children's teeth from decay Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMJ/TMD Treatment, for chronic jaw pain Tooth Extractions, when a tooth is hopelessly damaged or decayed Emergency Dental Treatment If you have a life-threatening or severe injury, call 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room...

Weighing the Pros and Cons of Teeth Whitening
Transforming your smile doesn’t necessarily require complex treatments like orthodontics, dental implants or porcelain veneers...

Advances in Porcelain Veneers Improve Both Strength and Appearance
... The science — and artistry — of porcelain veneers has come a long way over the last three decades...

Weigh a Poor Smile's Emotional and Social Cost when Considering Restorations
...The plan may be as singular as whitening procedures or porcelain veneers applied to the outside of your teeth — or it may be comprehensive with a variety of procedures that could include other specialties like orthodontics or oral surgery...

Avoid Permanent Tooth Alteration with No-Prep Veneers
Porcelain veneers have become a popular way to transform a smile...

Enhance Your Smile for that Special, Once-in-a-Lifetime Day
... Installing porcelain veneers is an effective way to restore more moderate tooth defects...

Here is How You can Improve Your Wedding Day Smile!
...For more extensive defects you can cover the front of imperfect teeth with bonded porcelain veneers or completely cap a tooth with a custom crown...

New Materials Add Strength to Veneers' Beautiful Life-Likeness
... If you would like more information on porcelain veneers, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation...

What You Should Know About Veneers for Teenagers
Porcelain veneers are a great way to enhance an unattractive smile...

Change Your Smile for the Better with Porcelain Veneers
...We have an effective solution for you: cover them with life-like porcelain veneers...

A New Veneer with Minimal or No Tooth Alteration
...You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article “No-Prep Porcelain Veneers...

'Get Rid' of Those Unattractive Teeth with Porcelain Veneers
...Porcelain veneers can rejuvenate your smile and provide you a new level of confidence for years to come...

Transforming Your Smile with Veneers, Step by Step
...You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article “Porcelain Veneers: Your Smile—Better than Ever...

5 Ways to a Beautiful Wedding Day Smile
...We can correct minor to moderate chips, stains or slight gaps with porcelain veneers that cover the teeth's visible surface...

Your Teenager's Teeth May Not Be Mature Enough for Veneers
...But there are a few cosmetic solutions like porcelain veneers that are better suited for more mature teeth...

Affordable Veneers Can Give You a New Smile
...There's an affordable way to improve your smile without a lot of extensive treatment: porcelain veneers...

Here's How We Can Jazz up Your Holiday Smile This Season
...Porcelain veneers...

Veneers May Not Be the Best Option for Your Teenager's Teeth
...And, there is one: porcelain veneers...

Veneers may Offer a Less Invasive Way to Transform Your Smile
...But depending on your teeth’s actual condition, you might be able to obtain a new smile with a less-invasive option: porcelain veneers...

Your Veneers Have 'Staying Power' - if Cared for Properly
Porcelain veneers are excellent for restoring otherwise sound teeth that are stained, chipped or slightly misaligned...

A "No-Prep" Veneer Could Eliminate the Need to Remove Tooth Enamel
Porcelain veneers are one of the best ways to transform your teeth’s appearance with only a small amount of tooth preparation...

Veneers
... Porcelain veneers can mask undesirable defects, such as teeth stained by tetracycline, by an injury, or as a result of a root-canal procedure, and are ideal for masking discolored fillings in front teeth...

Teeth Whitening
...These products also are not as effective on pitted or badly discolored teeth, or on restorations such as crowns, bridges, bonding and tooth-colored fillings (porcelain veneers or dental bonding may be more appropriate in this case)...