How to restore teeth of the front row?
Sometimes there are cases when people need to restore their teeth. In most cases they would want to restore teeth of the front row. It is not a secret that when we speak or smile the front row of our teeth is clearly seen. In case you need to restore teeth of the front row your dentist will offer you 2 options to restore teeth with the help of veneers or with the help of filling materials. Though these 2 methods seen to have much in common, there is actually a world of difference between them. Veneer is an onlay fixed to the front part of the tooth. Veneers can be used only after special treatment of the surface of teeth.
In case you decide to restore your teeth with the help of filling materials the dentist will work in your mouth cavity. This method is also called direct restoration. It is a bit different with veneers as you will only have to see your dentist from time to time.
Still, in this case more than one specialist will be involved.
First of all the dentist will treat your tooth removing some part of the enamel. Then he will make a cast of your teeth and send it to the dental laboratory to make a model of the patients jaw. There dental technician will make a veneer for you. This is why restoration with the help of veneers is called microprosthetics. The same method is used to make single crowns and inlays. This method of restoration is called indirect.