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Jan 2022

Case of the Month December 2021- Porcelain Veneers

Our case of the month for December was a stunning one involving the replacement of old porcelain veneers and a dental implant crown for a front tooth. Porcelain veneers are a great way to improve overall aesthetics and are considered to be the most beautiful of all dental restorations for front teeth. However, as with anything in life, they will not last forever! Replacement veneers will often be needed every 10-15 years due to normal wear and tear. There is also the issue of gum recession over time which c… READ MORE
Nov 2021

Case of the Month September 2021- E Max Veneers

Our case of the month for September 2021 was a simply stunning one using ultra minimally invasive E max veneers. Our client disliked her front teeth composite bonding which had discoloured, worn and chipped over time. Although teeth bonding is a superb treatment, there are disadvantages compared to porcelain such as those mentioned above. Porcelain will not stain or change colour and it is far more durable than composite. However, in the past, porcelain needed considerable preparation to create space for th… READ MORE
Nov 2019

Case of the Month- November 2019

Our case of the month for November involves a re construction of the bite over a number of years. The main reason for treatment was due to severe tooth wear due to bruxism. Bruxism is essentially grinding at night to such an extent that the enamel is worn over a number of years. This can cause a number of problems such as: Tooth sensitivity Difficulty in eating Lack of a coherent bite Aesthetic issues Pain leading to root canal treatment in severe cases Tooth wear, on the whole, can be prevented or… READ MORE
May 2019

Case of the Month May 2019

Our case of the month for May involves a stunning smile transformation with a combination treatment involving lingual braces, teeth whitening and porcelain veneers. Here is a photograph of the initial appearance: A pre treatment smiling photograph Here we can see slightly crooked front teeth and short lateral incisor teeth (second ones from the front). These teeth had porcelain veneers which were very bulky as the teeth were set behind the central teeth. This never works very well as the overall aesthet… READ MORE
May 2018

A stunning smile transformation using porcelain veneers and a dental implant

We love transforming smiles; it is what we do and we are the best around! In this modern day and age, we need to be familiar with all of the latest dental techniques, technology and materials to be able to provide stunning smiles. For example, fifteen years ago, dental implants were a rare thing and hardly done. Nowadays, every dental practice on the high street offers dental teeth implants and there are over 400 hundred systems available worldwide, if not more! Of course, it would make sense if the major… READ MORE
Feb 2018

How much are veneers?

To achieve a perfect smile, many decide to go down the route of having veneers. However, understanding what type of veneers are best for you and the costs are key factors in deciding on whether they are the right choice for you. Composite Veneers If you are looking to get composite veneers, it is important to know how much it is going to cost you. For a single tooth, you are looking at around £150- £400, however it all depends on how many you need. The price can also vary on what dentist you visit as well… READ MORE
Jan 2018

Case of the Month January 2018- Porcelain veneers

Our case of the month for January involves porcelain veneers. For those of you who know very little about veneers, here are 5 key points: Porcelain veneers are placed over the facial surface of the tooth to improve the aesthetic appearance Almost all veneers require some level of tooth preparation i.e we have to cut your teeth! Veneers can change the symmetry of the teeth to golden proportions i.e even central, lateral, canine teeth for example. This is particularly useful when one tooth is small in com… READ MORE
Oct 2017

Case of the Month October 2017- Porcelain Veneers

Our case of the month for October involves a smile transformation using multiple porcelain veneers. Porcelain veneers are very fine, intricate facings that are placed over teeth to improve the overall aesthetic appearance and symmetry. There are a number of reasons why porcelain veneers may be used which could be: Chipped, fractured front teeth Discolouration Spacing Reinforcement due to past root canal treatment Asymmetry such as small, peg shaped teeth THE PROCESS Now, the planning is the key to… READ MORE
Jul 2017

Five Reasons to Consider Porcelain Veneers

Damaged teeth don t just look unsightly, they can also cause a great deal of pain in your mouth. If your teeth are chipped, stained, or have unsightly gaps, then they may not just be causing you some discomfort, they could also make it difficult for you to eat, brush your teeth effectively, and knock your self-confidence. Everybody wants the perfect smile, and thankfully, it s easier than ever to achieve with the help of a good cosmetic dentist or orthodontist. We ve listed some of the best reasons to get p… READ MORE
Nov 2014

Case Study- Instant smile makeover

Cosmetic dentistry has come a long way in recent years. Long gone are the days of teeth needing to be drilled to stumps for porcelain veneers or crowns to improve your smile. (In our opinion anyway!) We believe in and working with biology to produce stunning results that are natural, healthy, aesthetic and easy to maintain. An even greater advantage is that these treatments are cheaper than the conventional destructive techniques! What could be better? If you have chipped, uneven, worn, spaced or asymmetr… READ MORE


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