I Have Crowded Teeth. Will Veneers Work for Me?

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Porcelain veneers are one of the fastest ways to fix your smile. By effectively masking aesthetic imperfections falling within the smile zone, veneers are a popular option for patients in Colorado Springs, CO. If one of your cosmetic concerns is overcrowded teeth, Dr. Asher Henegar can create custom veneers or minimal prep to fit your needs. In your consultation, Dr. Henegar will listen to your expectations and aesthetic goals to personalize your treatment plan. If you are embarrassed to share your smile or struggle with overcrowded teeth, contact R. Asher Henegar, D.D.S., P.A. and schedule a consultation today.

How do veneers work?

Porcelain veneers, or dental laminates, can be fabricated from various materials, including durable porcelain and tooth-colored composite resin. Porcelain veneers are made to fit individual teeth and are often placed in pairs to create a more balanced, uniform appearance. They are a highly effective cosmetic dentistry option that can accomplish the following:

  • Contour teeth to improve the width, shape, or size
  • Even out biting edges for a more proportionate smile
  • Hide tooth discolorations or stains for whitening results
  • Mask damaged, cracked, or chipped teeth
  • Straighten slightly crooked teeth
  • Remove small gaps for a more symmetrical smile
  • Create a more balanced, wider smile

Can porcelain veneers help overcrowded teeth?

Porcelain veneers are thin, custom-crafted restorations made of a nonporous, durable, and semi-translucent material bonded to a tooth's surface. Overcrowded teeth can cause different oral health problems. If you have overcrowded teeth, you are more likely to develop gum disease and tooth decay. Teeth that overlap are more challenging to brush and floss properly, allowing food particles to remain dislodged between teeth, leading to plaque, cavities, and more. Porcelain veneers can help treat mild to moderate overcrowding, along with other dental treatments like Invisalign® clear aligners. During a consultation, Dr. Henegar will assess your dental concerns with overcrowded teeth and present the right solution to fit your aesthetic needs.

Why are porcelain veneers popular?

Dental veneers are thin covers created with durable, stain-resistant porcelain secured to the sides and front of teeth to enhance the overall look of a person's smile. Dental laminates made of porcelain or composite resin are a highly desirable cosmetic dentistry treatment among Colorado Springs, CO men and women. Other reasons why patients find dental veneers so attractive:

  • A minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry procedure
  • Once bonded to teeth; dental veneers transform your smile
  • Requires no downtime
  • Long-term solution with good oral hygiene and regular dental visits

Do you need a smile makeover?

Want to improve the look of your smile? Porcelain veneers can deliver dramatic results for your smile makeover to fix mild to moderate overcrowded teeth and achieve a more attractive-looking smile. To learn more, contact R. Asher Henegar, D.D.S., P.A. in Colorado Springs, CO to schedule a consultation with Dr. Asher Henegar. He will help determine if porcelain veneers are the right solution for you to address your dental issues. We look forward to hearing from you.

* All information subject to change. Images may contain models. Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary.