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Dental Veneers Carnegie

Are you dreaming of perfectly shaped, whitest teeth, and a naturally beautiful, youthful smile? Look no further! At DentalCare Carnegie, our porcelain veneers are designed to fulfill your aesthetic desires while ensuring the effectiveness, longevity, and natural appeal you seek in state-of-the-art cosmetic dentistry.

You can avail our services in the suburbs like Malvern, Glen Iris, Ashburton, Chadstone, Murrumbeena, Moorabbin, Caulfield, Malvern East, Bentleigh, Bentleigh East.

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The Ins and Outs

Porcelain veneers are wafer-thin (0.3mm-1.0mm) shells of hand-made porcelain that are chemically bonded to the tooth's surface. They are aesthetically beautiful, durable and strong – and the optical and physical properties of porcelain veneers are designed to mimic your natural teeth. Our practice is one of the most highly-regarded dental practices for porcelain veneers in Melbourne and has helped thousands of people realise the aesthetic potential of their smiles.  

Dental Veneers can be created from a range of materials and techniques that can result in wide variability in appearance, longevity, and bio-compatibility. While many options with fancy names claim to be better, the reality is that only hand-layered, glass porcelain veneers can produce stunning 3D optical aesthetic integration with natural teeth with a minimally-invasive approach. These veneers also have the most proven track records reported in dental research. Unlike industrially-produced alternatives, these require extensive and laborious attention to detail and a high level of artistic skill. Beautiful, natural aesthetics take time, care and a lot of love to create. Nature doesn’t take shortcuts! 

Porcelain dental veneers are used to treat a number of dental conditions and restore damaged or malformed teeth to ideal beauty and strength in Carnegie. Unlike many other procedures like crowns, porcelain veneers require minimal tooth reduction (as little as 13% compared with up to 75% for crowns). Contrary to popular belief, when porcelain veneers are bonded to teeth, their strength is comparable to a natural, untouched tooth. When a meticulous approach is used, these dental porcelain veneers can last for many years and be imperceptible from an untouched tooth. Porcelain veneers take advantage of advances in material science and bonding technology and conform to the Biomimetic principle of dentistry, a cornerstone of our practice philosophy where procedures and materials are chosen based on their ability to preserve and protect natural teeth and mimic them in aesthetics and function.

Dental veneers procedure followed at DentalCare Carnegie

At DentalCare Carnegie, veneers can be affixed using a simple painless procedure that requires only a few visits and no major surgery. The following steps may be involved in the veneer procedure:

Diagnosis: When you meet dentists at DentalCare Carnegie, they will discuss your treatment options and the desired outcome. Our dentist would also take dental impressions and x-rays of your teeth and mouth during the appointment.

Preparation: At your next visit to DentalCare Carnegie, the dentist will remove about 12 millimetres of enamel from your tooth before taking an impression. We use local anaesthetics to relieve pain and numb the area.

Creation: It takes approximately 2-4 weeks for the dental lab to construct veneers as per your specification. During the waiting period, you may contact the dentist for the tooth-coloured temporary resin veneers.

Bonding Placement: The dentists will clean, polish, and etch your tooth to prepare it for the veneer. Etching the tooth’s surface aids in strengthening the bonding.

Placement: Before placing the veneer on your tooth, the dentist will apply special cement to it. Your veneer will be photopolymerised once it is in the correct position. A specific light beam is used to activate the chemicals in the cement, causing it to harden quickly and completing the bonding of the veneer to your tooth.

Adjustments: Finally, the dentist will then make any final adjustments that are required.

Make an appointment

To schedule an appointment for dental treatment or an emergency dental treatment, please call (03) 9571 6667 and speak with one of our receptionists.

Porcelain veneers, thin shells of hand-made porcelain, are bonded to your tooth's surface, offering a holistic approach to treating gaps, chipped, or broken teeth. At 0.3mm-1.0mm thickness, these veneers mimic the optical and physical properties of your natural teeth. Our practice in Melbourne is renowned for creating stunning 3D optical aesthetic integration with a minimally-invasive approach.

While various dental veneer options exist, porcelain veneers stand out for their aesthetic excellence, durability, and a minimally-invasive approach. Hand-layered, glass porcelain veneers provide optimal aesthetic integration with natural teeth, backed by extensive attention to detail and artistic skill. At DentalCare Carnegie, we believe in creating beautiful, natural aesthetics that stand the test of time.

Benefits of Porcelain Veneers:

- Minimal tooth reduction (as little as 13% compared to up to 75% for crowns).

- Comparable strength to natural, untouched teeth when bonded.

- Longevity with proper care, imperceptible from an untouched tooth.

The Dental Veneers Procedure at DentalCare Carnegie:

  1. Diagnosis:

   - Discussion of treatment options and desired outcomes.

   - Dental impressions and x-rays for comprehensive assessment.

  1. Preparation:

   - About 12 millimetres of enamel removal with local anesthetics for pain relief.  

  1. Creation:

   - 2-4 weeks for dental lab construction.

   - Temporary resin veneers available during the waiting period.

  1. Bonding Placement:

   - Cleaning, polishing, and etching of the tooth for strengthened bonding.

   - Application of special cement and photopolymerization for quick and secure veneer placement.

  1. Adjustments:

   - Final adjustments made for a perfect fit and comfort.

Make Your Appointment Today!

Experience the transformation with our painless, efficient veneer procedure. To schedule an appointment or inquire about emergency dental treatment, call (03) 9571 6667. Our friendly receptionists are ready to assist you on your journey to a radiant smile.

Discover the confidence that comes with a perfect smile at DentalCare Carnegie!

What Our Patients Say

Diane Carrick
Diane Carrick
2024-05-22
Thank you so much to Julie and her Team for looking after me yesterday at such short notice. Great care and wonderful treatment. Already have my next appointment booked with her for follow up work. Extremely happy
satyaki dasgupta
satyaki dasgupta
2024-05-19
Very nice and friendly team. All the dentists are excellent in their job and give comfort of the patient utmost priority.
Joe Zhang
Joe Zhang
2024-05-16
I can't recommend Dr Jason Ying highly enough! His patience and clear explanations regarding my dental issues were incredibly reassuring. He took the time to ensure I understood my treatment options and developed a comprehensive plan that addressed my concerns. Exceptional care all around!
amanda nicol
amanda nicol
2024-05-14
The team at Carnegie Family Dental are professional and caring. Their hours are convenient and there’s a great selection of Dentists to choose from, all of who are excellent!
Haylz
Haylz
2024-05-13
Our experience with Dr Annie for our toddler's dental visit was fantastic! She was incredibly patient, attentive, and professional throughout the appointment. Couldn't have asked for a better dentist for our little one!
James Patishman
James Patishman
2024-05-11
This dental care clinic exhibits exceptional professionalism and a commitment to patient satisfaction. Alex, in particular, demonstrated remarkable diligence and patience in providing dental care. I highly recommend this clinic for its outstanding services.

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