Posted on Apr 27, 2020
Porcelain veneers are thin ceramic tiles that cover the front of the teeth to fix or restore a variety of cosmetic dental issues. They are made of porcelain and attached to the tooth enamel using dental concrete. Dental veneers are a simple and easy way to dramatically enhance the look of your smile.
Unfortunately, having veneers won’t make your smile immune to the usual dental health issues. This is because while porcelain veneers cover the front surface of the tooth, the rest of the tooth is still just as vulnerable to dental problems.
Luckily, it’s quite simple to avoid dental cavities once porcelain veneers have been placed. If you keep up a healthy oral hygiene routine, you’ll be preventing cavities no matter what types of dental restorations you have. Below are a few ways you should already be caring for your teeth:
If you have veneers and you’re concerned about dental cavities, please contact Meadows Family Dentistry here at our Castle Rock, Colorado family dental office.