Zirconium veneers are quite durable materials and can easily last up to 15 years if the right oral care methods are applied. However, in many patients, it is seen that this period can be extended up to 20 years or more. According to the 10-year clinical observation of zirconium veneers published in the Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, zirconium veneers have a survival rate of 88.2% at the end of 10 years.
Zirconium veneers are produced with a CAD (computer-aided design) production system. The zirconium infrastructure is obtained through scraping the design prepared according to the tooth form on the computer. Zirconium is biologically compatible with body tissues, and it has a light-transmittance structure.
Zirconium has more adhesion resistance than other veneers and has a longer lifespan. Since they do not have metallic structures that are harmful to health, they do not cause irritating allergies such as swelling, bruising or gingival recession, etc., and can be used safely by patients.
What is Zirconium Porcelain Veneers?
Zirconium veneers are obtained by melting the zirconium element at 2800 degrees. With their appearance close to natural teeth and their solid structure, zirconia veneers are securely recommended by dentists.
Who Is the Best Candidate for Zirconium Porcelain Veneers?
Before having zirconia veneers, it is beneficial to comprehend some essential details about dental veneers and the prerequisites for their arrangement.
Zirconia Veneers Candidates;
1. Severely Stained Teeth
For mild stains, bleaching techniques can provide a productive solution, but for more severe conditions, stains won’t respond to bleaching products.
2. Patients with Cosmetic Issues
Porcelain zirconia veneers are beneficial for covering malformed teeth, cracks, gaps, and chips.
3. Having Enough Tooth Enamel
For a healthy attachment of zirconium veneers, a sufficient amount of tooth enamel must be scraped. So, a healthy bonding process may not be performed in patients with insufficient enamel on their tooth surfaces.
Steps of Zirconium Porcelain Veneers
You can have your zirconium veneers in a few simple steps.
Anesthesia is administered to the patient in order not to feel pain.
The teeth to be processed are trimmed to an appropriate amount and measured.
Temporary teeth are attached to the processed teeth,
Tooth color selection is made with the patient, and the last measurements are taken.
In about 5 days, the measured veneers are crafted, and the patient is called for the last session.
The temporary veneers are removed, and permanent teeth are replaced.
After the treatment, the dentist orders a few periodic clinic checks to ensure they stick firmly.
How Long Does Zirconia Porcelain Veneers Last?
Zirconium veneers are quite durable materials and can easily last up to 15 years if the right oral care methods are applied. However, in many patients, it is seen that this period can be extended up to 20 years or more. According to the 10-year clinical observation of zirconium veneers published in the Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, zirconium veneers have a survival rate of 88.2% at the end of 10 years. However, it has been observed that 40 percent of the patients also have small chippings on their zirconia veneers.
How Much Does Zirconium Veneers Cost?
Since dental veneers are made for aesthetic purposes, they are not covered by insurance, so most patients tend to prefer countries that provide advanced quality services with lower treatment costs. Turkey is among the top countries that offer these high-quality treatments with its glorious vacation opportunities. You can review the price comparisons table for zirconium porcelain veneers cost below.
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Advantages and Risks of Zİrconia Porcelain Veneers?
Zirconium veneers are among the most preferred veneers thanks to the many advantages they provide. The most significant advantages are;
They have a structure that is at least two times stronger than porcelain veneers, and their survival epochs are 20% longer than porcelains.
Since they do not contain metal, they also do not cause any discomfort in the mouth.
They are the most compatible veneers with body tissues.
In addition to its advantages, zirconium veneers also have some cons that you need to know. Among the most important of these;
They require more scraping from tooth enamel than porcelain veneers. (0.8-1.5mm)
Although they provide the desired appearance from an aesthetic point of view, their light transmittance is not as good as porcelain veneers.
Zirconium Porcelain Treatment in Turkey
Turkey has almost 150 years of experience in modern dental treatments and has proven its quality worldwide. Especially in the last ten years, with the promotional advantages provided by the internet and social media, people from Europe, America, Russia, and many different parts of the world have met with the quality dental services Turkey provides at affordable prices.
Successful dental clinics in Turkey prefer to provide more clinical services in Antalya, taking into account the holiday needs of their patients. If you want to have your dental treatment in Antalya, which is among the most attractive tourists destination in the world, you can visit https://www.antlaradental.com/en/contact
How Long Stay in Turkey for Zirconium Veneers?
Zirconia porcelain veneers Turkey treatment can typically be completed in 5 days or one week. It is usually sufficient to visit the dental clinic twice for this treatment. It may also be necessary to call the patient for a check-up after treatment. In this case, patients can have their check-ups in their countries.
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Zirconium veneer treatments are performed under local anesthesia, so patients do not feel any pain or discomfort during the treatment. However, after the treatment, sensitivity may occur in the gums for a few days, but these sensitivities can easily be overcome with the help of medication.
Although zirconium veneers are resistant to staining, after eating certain foods that can cause stains on the tooth surface, such as red wine, a detailed dental cleaning should be done immediately. Apart from that, there is no restriction on the consumption of foods.
Removal of dental veneers can only be possible with professional practice. Dental veneers can be removed with traditional dentistry methods. Still, with the help of laser technology developed in recent years, veneers can be removed more easily and with less damage to the teeth.
Zirconium veneers require 0.8 to 1.5 mm of enamel extraction. This amount is between 0.3-0.7 mm in Laminate and Emax veneers. These are the only permanent effects of zirconium veneers on the teeth.
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