Susan had 10 existing porcelain veneers on her upper teeth that were over 20 years old. Susan came in to see Dr Michaelson for an exam and consult after researching for a cosmetic dentist. Susan expressed to Dr Michaelson that even though she loved her veneers when they were placed 20 years ago, she does wish that the shade was whiter. Dr Michaelson reviewed that dental technology and materials have improved over the years and now veneers can be made with whiter shades and the porcelain looks more natural and gives the teeth more characteristics. Dr Michaelson removed Susan’s veneers and placed 12 esthetic porcelain veneers. The veneers placed changed the shape, size, and color of her teeth and gave Susan a more youthful smile.
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