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Is There A Longterm Type Veneer That Works If Gums Recede
Dental veneers (sometimes called porcelain veneers or dental porcelain laminates) are thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth. These shells are bonded to the front of the teeth changing their color, shape, size or length and resulting in an improved appearance. They can be made from porcelain or ...Read more
Tooth veneers are for life and composite resin to fill in the top teeth triangular space, as gums recedes, maintains more of the natural teeth?
Should there be tiny black triangles of space near the gum line after porcelain veneers are placed? I am worried that my porcelain veneers are not the best they can be. They seem flat and square. They are not exactly like the temps i wore for 3 weeks..I
If done right ...: If done properly they will act just like regular teeth. A veneer or restoration that has an open margin (not flushed with the tooth) or an overhang ( a step) will be a constant irritant and will cause inflammation chronically; however a properly done veneer or implant will be no different than normal teeth and should be taken care of very much the same bu brushing and flossing. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can you be allergic to veneers? About 5 months after i got veneers, i stared having problems inside my mouth. Sores that come and go and swollen gums. I have had gum disease before and it's not the same symptoms. It gets much worse if i eat something a
I had veneers 2 days ago - just pulled a cord out from my gums. Was that supposed to be left in place?
No: No. Call and let the dentist know. ...Read more
I'm thinking of getting gosmetic surgery on teeth - gum contouring, crowns/veneers - advice would be fantastic?
Smile line: Re contouring and veneers would make for a beautiful end result when done by a qualified clinician. Make sure you see photos before and after -- of cases done by the dentist. Understand your commitment to oral hygiene and care of the veneers is also paramount. There will be modifications required of you (biting into foods etc) that will be lifelong. Also understand replacements may be necessar. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Best way to get rid of a gummy smile? I have a gummy smile i would like to fix, but i also have really small teeth. So, i'm not sure which would be the easier or cheaper route to make me look better, gum reduction surgery, or something like veneers.
Had a root canal two years ago, now gum above tooth and under nostril is tender, had veneers put on. ?
I had veneers placed on 10 teeth in february. Since then I have been suffering with dry mouth, burning tongue, irritated gums. I have deep cracks in my tongue. Could i be allergic to the veneers?
Meds and lip drape: Your meds may be a significant contributor to dry mouth. Also it is not inconceivable that your lip drape over your new veneers may have changed making it harder to close your lips. When you relax or sleep your lips may now be slightly parted causing mouth breathing and drying of the tissues. Combined with the side effect of the medications it can become severe. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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