Lumineers are ultra-thin all porcelain wafer pieces placed over the front teeth to change color shape of the teeth.
Unlike traditional veneers, lumineers requires no shots and minimal or in certain cases no drilling of sensitive tooth structure. Lumineers are thus sometimes known as safe and painless porcelain veneers.
In certain cases whereby no tooth surfaces preparation is done, lumineers may be reversible. For these indidividauls, smiles may be transformed with nothing to lose and a beautiful smile to gain.
Procedure on Lumineers Treatment
The course of lumineers treatment described here is one of several options available. For certain cases, Lumineers require no or minimal tooth preparation as illustrated below lumineers process. For other cases, however, tooth preparation may be recommended for aesthetic results. Consult your bangkok cosmetic dentists to find out what the best solution is for you, given your specific condition.
1. Before lumineers procedure
The bangkok cosmetic dentists makes a first evaluation on existing tooth/teeth for lumineers.
2. Tooth impression taking for lumineers
After discussion with your bangkok cosmetic dentists on having lumineers done. An impression is taken of your teeth. The lumineers impression is then sent to an overseas lumineers dental laboratory for the lumineers porcelain veneers to be made.
3. Placing the new lumineers
The bangkok cosmetic dentist makes a first evaluation on existing tooth/teeth for porcelain veneers.
4. End result
The end result is a new lumineers covering for your existing tooth. Care for your new lumineers is required in brushing and flossing should be done as recommended by your bangkok cosmetic dentists.