Category: Porcelain Veneers
In this post from Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla CA , we begin with something we’d classify as Murphy’s Law: one of those things that’s bound to happen.
You leave the house on a pressing errand, looking completely disheveled. Inevitably, you bump into someone you know. How do you feel in your ill-fitting sweatpants and stained T-shirt?
Attractive clothing, well-groomed hair, and a fit body boost morale for most people. But do you know what others notice first? Your...Read More
One of the developments in cosmetic dentistry are prepless veneers, which are available here at Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla CA.
Though thousands of people who have received traditional veneers are happy with the results, some have delayed this procedure because they don’t want to give up healthy tooth structure.Veneers Have Advanced
Prepless veneers are a less complex procedure for transforming smiles. They are remarkably thin shells which adhere to the front of teeth and,...Read More
In this post from Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla CA, we are focusing on porcelain veneers, which are used extensively in cosmetic dentistry.
Dental veneers are custom made to permanently cover the front part of one or more teeth. Wafer-thin, super-strong veneers can remedy many cosmetic issues such as:Chips Cracks Stains Misshapen teeth Teeth that are too short Misaligned teeth Gaps between teeth
Porcelain veneers not only look completely natural; they provided added strength to...Read More
In this blog post from Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla we are taking the time to answer a common question: “What exactly are veneers, and how are they used in cosmetic dentistry?”
Dental veneers are thin shells made from medical-grade ceramic or composite resin. They are custom-made for each patient and are used to improve the appearance of teeth. Unlike a dental crown, which covers the entire visible portion of a tooth, a veneer covers just the front part. They are usually used on teeth...Read More
Porcelain veneers are thin shells of medical-grade porcelain or resin. At Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla, one of their uses is to improve the appearance of a smile. They’re like a facelift for your teeth!
Are there aspects of your smile you don’t like? It might be a tooth damaged with a chip or crack; a tooth that is worn down, or stained; it may be a couple of teeth with an unsightly gap between them. Porcelain veneers can transform your smile.
Veneers are custom-fitted to...Read More
Many of us go to great lengths to stay healthy and stop, or at least slow down, the aging process. Whether it’s a surgical procedure, hair implants, or just working out at the gym, we do what we can to maintain a youthful appearance. At Weston Spencer DDS in La Jolla, we can help with porcelain veneers.
Porcelain veneers are thin shells of medical-grade ceramic or composite resin. We custom fit each one to go over the front part of your teeth, giving them a youthful, completely natural...Read More
Today’s message explains how specific foods and eating practices impact our teeth.
The Sugar Problem Sugars get converted by bacteria in the mouth to acids. It is the acids that begin to assault enamel and initiate decay for individuals of all ages. Fruits have high water content which can dilute the effects of the sugars they contain and get the saliva flowing so they aren’t really taboo. It’s the chocolate bars, hard candies, cookies, cakes and pies that are.
Acidic Food...Read More
A well-designed veneer does not make your tooth look larger – unless you want it to. A veneer can correct many cosmetic dental problems and is a minimally invasive restoration. During the placement of some porcelain veneers, an extremely thin layer of enamel is removed from the tooth.
If you have teeth with damage, discoloration, an irregular shape or minimal to moderate misalignment, you have several dental remedies to choose from. Don’t worry if you feel that veneers seem to have...Read More
When you see pics of your favorite stars, do you ever wonder how these men and women can project such perfection? Can ordinary Rancho Santa Fe folks ever achieve anything approaching celebrity-caliber attractiveness?
When it comes to sensational smiles, the answer is a resounding “Yes!” There many effective cosmetic dentistry procedures available that can produce considerable results. We offer complete smile makeovers that combine various procedures to transform your smile, and...Read More
Have you recently looked at your teeth in the mirror? Were you totally satisfied with what you saw? If the answer is, “Not really,” then you may want to check out at these 5 great reasons to meet with your Rancho Santa Fe dentist about cosmetic dentistry procedures.
1. The first reason is that a little cosmetic dentistry goes a long way. Some of the most popular cosmetic dentistry procedures, such as teeth whitening, are simple and easy to do, but they can have significant...Read More