Veneers are one of the most comprehensive cosmetic dental treatments . However, traditional veneers require that some tooth enamel be removed. For that reason, some patients hesitate to commit to them. The good news is that there is a more conservative alternative. Prepless veneers, also known as minimal-prep veneers or no-prep veneers, require minimal modifications to the tooth enamel yet are still able to produce maximum results. Read this page to learn more about prepless veneers, and call us when you want to book a consultation with our Midlothian dental team.
Prepless veneers are made out of ultra-thin porcelain. Its thinness means that it can be attached to the teeth without making them appear bulky or unnatural. Often, no enamel removal is necessary in order to place prepless veneers. In other cases, only slight tooth modifications are required.
Prepless veneers and traditional veneers are suitable for different types of patients and different types of cosmetic imperfections in teeth. During your consultation, Dr. Johnson and our team will carefully evaluate the specifics of your case before we recommend a plan for helping you achieve your aesthetic goals.
The minimal-prep veneers process usually goes something like this:
Some noteworthy benefits of prepless veneers include:
Would you like to learn more about prepless veneers? Our team is ready to serve you! Get in touch today to request a consultation.