Veneers

Transform Your Smile with Veneers! Discover the Magic of Instantly Brighter, Straighter Teeth. Our Custom-Crafted Veneers Offer a Radiant, Natural Look; Confidence Redefined in Just Two Visits. Unveil Your Best Smile Today!

What are Dental Veneers?

Dental veneers are tailor-made, thin shells manufactured from tooth-coloured materials like porcelain or composite resin. These meticulously crafted shells are intended to cover the frontal surface of teeth, addressing various cosmetic issues including discoloration, chips, cracks, or misalignment.

The procedure involves minimal tooth preparation, and upon secure bonding to the teeth, veneers present a robust and naturally appealing enhancement to the smile.

Veneers provide enduring and aesthetically pleasing results, effectively revitalising the overall look of the teeth.

Porcelain Veneers vs Composite Veneers

Porcelain Veneers

Material: Made of thin shells of porcelain.

Appearance: Known for a translucent, natural appearance resembling natural tooth enamel.

Durability: Generally more durable and resistant to stains compared to composite veneers.

Application: Requires more tooth preparation, as a thin layer of enamel may be removed to accommodate the veneer. The process usually involves two visits.

Longevity: Tends to have a longer lifespan, often lasting 10-15 years or more with proper care.

Composite Veneers

Material: Crafted from a tooth-coloured composite resin.

Appearance: While natural-looking, they may not achieve the same level of translucency as porcelain veneers.

Durability: Prone to staining over time, and they may not be as resistant to wear as porcelain.

Application: Typically involves minimal tooth preparation, and the veneers can be applied in a single visit.

Longevity: Generally has a shorter lifespan compared to porcelain, often lasting 5-7 years or more with proper care.

Benefits of Dental Veneers

Dental veneers offer a multitude of benefits, making them a popular choice for those seeking a transformative enhancement to their smiles. These thin shells, whether crafted from porcelain or composite material, provide a remarkable improvement in the aesthetic appeal of teeth, addressing issues like discolouration, chips, and misalignments with natural-looking results.

With the ability to resist stains, especially in the case of porcelain veneers, they ensure a lasting bright and vibrant smile. Their durability allows them to withstand normal biting forces, providing a long-lasting cosmetic solution.

The minimally invasive application process preserves the natural tooth structure, and the quick transformation offers immediate results, providing increased confidence and a positive self-image.

Versatile and customisable, veneers cater to a range of cosmetic concerns, offering a personalised approach to smile makeovers. With their enduring longevity, dental veneers stand as a comprehensive and impactful option for achieving a radiant and confident smile.

Patient Testimonials

See what our satisfied patients have to say about their dental experiences with us.

Grace Roberts
Grace Roberts
2024-03-16
Dr Akshay Shah was very helpful and professional
christine degen
christine degen
2024-03-12
I attended a hygienist appointment at Diamond Smile, I usually request a hand scale due to my phobia of water collecting at the back of my throat however I decided to go for the usual scale and polish and the nurse Chloe collected the water very well making the whole procedure go smoothly which made the whole experience more pleasant. Many Thanks πŸ’“πŸ’“
Diane Jordan
Diane Jordan
2024-03-12
My dentist and her nurse Chloe worked well together and they were very attentive. Thank you Diamond Smile. πŸ™‚
Eugenia Calisto
Eugenia Calisto
2024-03-12
I attended an appointment here and the nurse Chloe called me into the room. She greeted me with such manners and created a welcoming environment.
Kiara Jordan
Kiara Jordan
2024-03-12
I went to get some fillings today here, My dentist and her nurse Chloe were very understanding and patient with me despite me being very nervous. They were extremely kind and comforting.
g v
g v
2024-03-11
Amazing practice. Clear instructions from the dentist and really helpful girls on the front
Joe Reed
Joe Reed
2024-03-06
Good dentist
FlyWithRev
FlyWithRev
2024-03-06
Very quick and efficient service!
Ruth Bell
Ruth Bell
2024-03-04
I have been with this dentist for years. Rena is so gentle and kind I have never had a bad experience. Cannot speak highly enough of all the staff from nurses to receptionists. You’re in safe hands here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Veneers are suitable for individuals with cosmetic concerns such as discolouration, chips, or slight misalignments. A consultation with a dentist can determine the suitability of veneers based on individual needs.
Veneers require regular oral hygiene practices, including brushing, flossing, and routine dental check-ups. While they are durable, avoiding habits like biting on hard objects and minimising the consumption of staining substances can help maintain their appearance.
Porcelain veneers are highly resistant to stains, but composite veneers may experience some staining over time. Professional teeth whitening is not effective on veneers, but replacement or repair may be considered if significant staining occurs.
Veneers cover only the front surface of teeth, addressing cosmetic concerns, while crowns encase the entire tooth and are often used for both cosmetic and functional restoration.
The process of applying veneers involves some enamel removal, making it generally irreversible. However, advances in dental technology aim to minimise enamel removal, and we can provide guidance based on individual cases.