Our Address The Bush Dental Clinic, 278 Uxbridge Road, Shepherds Bush, London, W12 7JA. Tel: 0208 743 0585 (Map)

Contact us to find out more about our special introductory offer!

Emergency dentist west londonemail your dentist in west londoncall your dentist in west sussex

Treatments - veneers

Veneers are thin, custom-made shells crafted of tooth-coloured materials designed to cover the front side of teeth to improve the overall appearance of teeth. They are made of either thin plastic resin or porcelain and can be placed to:
  • correct poorly formed or mildly mal-positioned teeth
  • close gaps between teeth
  • mask internal stains
  • restore partially broken-down teeth

Tooth preparation is minimal and confined to the enamel structure. The veneer is bonded to the tooth structure with tooth-coloured resin cement. Several visits are necessary to complete treatment.

Patients should be aware that this is usually an irreversible process because it's necessary to remove a small amount of enamel from your teeth to accommodate the shell.