Alvaro had come in to see Dr Michaelson after he had a veneer come off on his front tooth. Alvaro had 4 veneers placed on his front teeth over 10 years ago in Brazil and had expressed he was not happy with his smile and was interested in replacing his veneers. His teeth and veneers were too yellow and he did not like the dark edges around his teeth. After a thorough examination, Dr Michaelson explained to Alvaro there were many areas of decay and that his restorations were failing. Dr Michaelson recommended a series of cleanings and whitening his teeth with Zoom in office. Once Alvaro completed the whitening Dr Michaelson removed his existing veneers and placed 8 esthetic porcelain veneers across his upper front teeth. Alvaro loved that his teeth were whiter and more symmetrical and now shows his American smile to everyone.
Lanny had worn down his teeth due to years of grinding and clenching. Dr Michaelson recommended restoring his teeth with Porcelain crowns to the original length, and it would have ... Read More