Home Ask The Dentist Medicaid Polls Procedure Descriptions FAQ's Consultants Schools Directories Research


 

Dental Health Directory Library

FAQ:  Porcelain Veneers


Pictures - Veneer Failure
Invisalign - Veneer Combination
Bonding: A Better Choice?
Why Dental Veneers Fail
Common Failures
Cosmetic Dentists
Treatment Protocol Basics
Cosmetic Computer Imaging
Failure Poll

Video
Temporaries for Best Smile Results
Lumineers
Removal Procedure

Vivaneers
Six (6) Anterior Teeth Bonding

    Question:
    Veneers Popping Off: I have six porcelein veneers on my upper front teeth.

    I've had them for about six years. The veneers are not wrap arounds and I've not experienced any tooth decay under them. My problem is they pop off quite often.

    Several dentists have told me the initial dentist removed a lot of my enamel so the adhesive doesn't work as effectively. I don't grind or bump them off.

    Is there a more effective adhesive that bonds to dentin more effectively? ...Visitor from FL

    Answer:
    Good question! Proper veneer placement does begin with proper tooth preparation.

    If veneers are properly bonded they should not pop off. If they do pop off occlusion should be checked.

    However, occlusion should have been checked at the initial diagnostic stage before anything was done and addressed at that time.

    Tooth preparation could have been different or other occlusal issues could have been resolved. Another problem that you have is that once veneers come off it is very difficult to bond them back into place with same bond strength.

    For some patients the best solution for such an issue would be to re-make the veneers and evaluate the occlusion. Hope this has helped.

    Editorial Staff

    Return to Veneer FAQ



    Return to FAQ Index

    You also have the option of using Google search technology to conduct a specific search within our databases to find more specific information. Adjust search terms as needed to refine search results:


Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape


[Home]   [Ask The Dentist]   [FAQ's]   [Polls]   [Consultants]   [Directories]   [Articles]  
Contact the Editor
Technical Treatment Protocol Diagnosis Error Assessment
Free No Cost Dentist Advice
Featured in
Part of the Dental Network
Health Issues in Dentistry
Repairing Fixing Veneer Failures
All rights reserved - 1999-2020
Google
webmaster@dental--health.com
Dental Pros and Cons


Videos
Free Dentistry
Bad Teeth Gums Gallery