Schultz Center for Dentistry
Jeffrey L. Schultz, D.D.S.

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How Durable Are Porcelain Veneers Vs. Real Teeth?

At Schultz Center for Dentistry, we offer many procedures to enhance the health and appearance of our patients’ teeth and gums. Our overall goal is to create a more beautiful and durable smile for our patients. For many dental concerns, porcelain veneers can help us achieve that goal.

Porcelain dental veneer treatments are customizable procedures that utilize thin ceramic shells to cover the front portion of affected teeth. They have a similar fit and feel to real teeth and can conceal chips, gaps, cracks, discolorations, or cases of mild misalignment. For these reasons, they are most often used as a cosmetic enhancement; however, they offer functional benefits as well.

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What Foods Should I Avoid with Porcelain Veneers?

Porcelain veneers are some of our most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments at Schultz Center for Dentistry. They can address a variety of common concerns, including stains, cracks, chips, gaps, and even some cases of mild teeth misalignment. These thin ceramic veneers are designed to be durable while mimicking the appearance and feel of natural teeth.

Following your procedure for porcelain veneers, some tooth sensitivity may occur. This can be due to hot or cold foods and beverages passing along your teeth and should resolve within one or two weeks. Although porcelain veneers are made to look, feel, and act like natural teeth, Dr. Jeffrey Schultz often advises his patients to ...

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How Much Do Porcelain Veneers Cost?

The benefits of porcelain veneers are numerous and can improve the appearance of many common dental imperfections. Whether you have cracks and chips, tooth discoloration, worn or uneven teeth, or gaps between your teeth, porcelain veneers can create a seamless, vibrant smile with natural-looking results.

Porcelain veneers are one of our most popular cosmetic treatments at Schultz Center for Dentistry, but soon after our patients understand the many benefits veneers can provide they often wonder: how much do porcelain veneers usually cost?

The exact price of your porcelain veneers will vary depending upon a number of factors. The number of veneers, the placement of the affected teeth, and the skill and ...

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When Should I Consider Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are a conservative cosmetic treatment designed to restore the appearance of your teeth. With the ability to conceal a wide number of cosmetic imperfections, porcelain veneers are a durable, long-lasting method of achieving a brighter, more even, and youthful smile.

Candidates for porcelain veneers often wish to address common dental concerns, including:

  • Chips
  • Cracks
  • Gaps
  • Discoloration
  • Worn teeth
  • Uneven teeth

Additionally, porcelain veneers also have the ability to correct the appearance of mild tooth misalignment.

Porcelain veneers are composed of a thin but strong ceramic material that is applied to the surface of the tooth, covering most imperfections. Since your porcelain veneers will be custom-made to match the color and shape of your unaffected teeth, the ...

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