Veneers are a covering that is
placed over the visible area of the tooth. The procedure can be direct or
The direct technique usually
involves placing composite resin on the outside of the tooth using bonding.
This method is usually referred to as bonding.
indirect technique usually involves two appointments because the veneers will
be fabricated at a dental laboratory. At the first appointment the teeth
are prepared, impressions taken, and the teeth are given a temporary covering.
In two to three weeks the veneers are back from the laboratory, the temporaries
are removed and the veneers are bonded to the teeth. The laboratory fabricated
veneers are usually made using porcelain or pressed ceramic and are very
advantage of veneers vs. crowns is that much less tooth material is removed. We
will never sacrifice the quality of our laboratory veneers in order to save a
buck. We are proud to use the world renowned Arrowhead Dental Lab, please visit
to see some examples of their amazing work.