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Porcelain dental veneers can provide a fast way to get the smile of your dreams…before you know it, friends and family will be saying “your smile looks beautiful.”

For many patients at The Ballantyne Center for Dentistry, simple yet effective porcelain dental veneers are all they need for a beautiful smile. We have over 40 years of combined experience helping patients achieve the smile they have always wanted through porcelain dental veneers. And with our sedation dentistry, you simply arrive at the office, lay back, and before you know it, you’re awake and have your new smile. It can be that easy!

One of the most affordable ways to get a beautiful new smile

Porcelain veneers are perfect for patients who want a ‘new’ smile and do not have structural issues. When the structure of the teeth (roots, etc.) is solid, dental veneers can be placed over existing teeth. If structural issues or problems with foundation of your teeth and gums are a problem you may still be a candidate, although we may have to address these issues first.

We encourage you to visit our smile gallery now to see ‘before and after’ examples of Ballantyne Center for Dentistry patients who have affordably used dental veneers to restore their smile and confidence.


Porcelain veneers are ‘teeth coverings’ made from a very thin lifelike porcelain. We customize each veneer to match your smile. In many instances, a veneer is a perfect choice when you have chipped or cracked teeth or a relatively minor blemish.

A simple yet incredibly effective procedure

How do we create a beautiful smile using porcelain veneers?

  • During the free initial cosmetic consultation, we evaluate your current smile then ask about your dream smile.
  •  At your new patient exam we evaluate the structural integrity of your teeth using the latest x-ray technology and get a thorough baseline.
  • Using video and photography, we show you the type of result we can achieve using porcelain veneers…before we move forward with any procedure, you receive an accurate picture of the final result.
  • When you decide you want a brighter and more vibrant smile, we get models and more photographs of your teeth, face, and smile and schedule your appointment and order the customized veneer template.
  • During the appointment, we prepare your teeth for the veneers. You can elect to have ‘sedation dentistry’ which means you can arrive at the Ballantyne Center for Dentistry completely relaxed, then in complete comfort get a beautiful new smile. You will leave with bonded resin composite veneers to “test drive” the new result.
  • Then we order the porcelain dental veneers and in a few short weeks have you back in the office to replace the temporary bonded ones with the final result.
  • In most instances, you will quickly be able to enjoy all the foods you normally enjoy and you’ll hear plenty of…You look great! Your smile! It’s beautiful!
  • Teeth that were previously cracked or chipped or disfigured in some way are now totally improved.
  • Most patients only have to visit the practice a few times for veneers…once for the procedure and then again for a check up and finally to deliver the porcelain veneers.

Total control of the design means a more beautiful smile

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  •  Porcelain veneers provide numerous benefits and help many patients achieve a dream smile quickly and affordably…there are many reasons patients choose porcelain veneers…
  • Dental veneers can solve problems associated with chips, gaps, misalignments, and discolorations.
  •  In many cases, veneers are a better, less expensive, and less invasive way of dealing with orthodontic issues…yes…that means you can avoid unsightly braces.
  • Veneers often provide a way to reshape teeth, restore worn-down teeth, or subtly close or widen gaps.
  • Veneers provide the most minimally invasive way to achieve a total and complete smile makeover.

For the most beautiful and longest-lasting results, we use only the strongest materials

In order to provide a lower cost, some laboratories use inferior materials for their porcelain veneers; we routinely fix veneers made from ‘cheaper’ materials. At the Ballantyne Center for Dentistry, we use only the strongest and most proven materials including:

  • Radiant™ brand premium veneers by Arrowhead Dental Laboratory (popular with Hollywood stars and featured in many Extreme Makeovers; these are prized for their luminescence, stain-resistance, and natural appearance.)
  • ivoclar EPS e-max® veneers, which have been successfully used for years.
  • Razor veneers, which require minimal tooth preparation.
  • Zirmax reinforced glass-ceramic veneers specially designed to block out dark stains in the teeth.

We match the type and brand of veneer to your precise needs. These materials will last longer, look better, and keep you from having to return to the dentist to get these fixed.

Should my general dentist take care of my new porcelain veneers?

Some general dentists provide veneers and related cosmetic services. Some general dentists are excellent at this type of work. However, at the Ballantyne Center for Dentistry, we fix a lot of poor and failing work that general dentists without the appropriate training in background in cosmetic dentistry have performed. Sometimes, dentists may offer what can seem like a ‘low’ price for this type of work. There is usually only one way to offer a low price like this…use inferior materials.

It is important to know exactly what the training and background of your dentist is in the area of bonded porcelain or composite veneers before having any work done. It is CRITICAL that you know what to ask and what to know before moving forward with cosmetic dental work.  Not all dentists are "cosmetic" dentists.  Make the dentist of your choice prove to you that they can produce the results you are looking for.  You may want to download a FREE copy of our book "Open Your Mouth!" How the Right Conversations with Your Dentist Can Change Your Life.  In this comprehensive book about Adult Care Dentistry, you will find how you can find the right dentists to give you spectacular results with your porcelain dental veneers. 

BEFORE you say ‘yes’ to your general dentist, schedule a free cosmetic consultation here at the Ballantyne Center for Dentistry for a second opinion. Call 704-274-2992 right now or use our contact form or chat service.   At the very least, you will have all the information you need to make a fully educated decision.

 

 

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