For many years porcelain applications have used a metal substructure under the porcelain teeth for durability. Since this metal underfloor is known to have gums, bad breath, general body health and most importantly aesthetic hazards, it has been for years to search for an alternative material to metal in porcelain base. A new era has opened with the application of zirconium, which was previously successfully used in other areas of medicine, in place of porcelain metal in dentistry.
What is Zirconium Veneers?
Zirconium teeth are teeth that are applied with a porcelain veneer on a white metal. Recently, zirconium tooth coverage is among the most preferred treatments with its smooth and natural appearance. The used porcelain is coated on a metal called zirconium. Because this new zirconium substructure porcelain veneers do not cause gum problems and do not cause allergies, they also provide aesthetics and functionality close to natural teeth with the ability to transmit light.
Where are the zirconium veneers teeth used?
Zirconium teeth are mostly used for aesthetic purposes, on highest degree of colorations which can not be reached with methods such as whitening, in the treatment of hereditary structure colorations, in the restoration of old filled, excessive loss of teeth with disoriented or intertwined teeth which are not preferred orthodontic treatment, as a bridge or covering, the front group can be used in implant prostheses and in regulating the laughing aesthetic.
Aesthetically, what are the advantages of zirconium veneers?
Thanks to its light transmittance feature, the image of natural teeth is fully captured. The mines of the healthy teeth pass the light completely. Metals, which are the sub-structures of classical porcelain veneers, create an opaque appearance in the teeth. This causes the teeth to look pale and artificial. With zirconium, this has been avoided.
How is zirconium teeth harmonized with gums?
Zirconium is a material compatible with the texture. On the tooth in the neck region of the tooth seen in metal-supported prostheses, purplish coloration never occurs. It will not cause the gingival recession. If the gums are to be withdrawn from the causes like wrong brushing, it will not create aesthetically bad image. Bacteria can not settle in the zirconia structure and can not breed. Therefore, prosthetic foot is extremely advantageous because it protects the teeth and does not create bad breath.
Will there be color change in zirconium teeth over time?
It does not cause plaque accumulation due to the smooth and slippery porcelain surface. For this reason, they are not affected by colorings such as coffee, tea and cigarette. The color remains constant all the time.
How to care for zirconium veneers?
Daily oral care must be provided. Like a normal toothbrush, teeth are brushed. Dental floss is used. Problems that may already occur are anticipated and precautions are taken as long as the physician visits regularly every 6 months.
How long are zirconium veneers used?
Zirconiums can be used for many years when regular checks are made and also oral care is provided. Teeth are living tissues and changes in shape are observed due to wear and tear over time. Zirconium veneers will not change. For this reason, it may be desirable to renovate the zircons to adapt the altered form of mouth.
Can I feel pain during Zirconium Veneers Treatment?
The cutting process takes place under local anesthesia and after that a temporary crown is applied on the tooth color to prevent the hot and cold whining. A small amount of tingling is observed in a small proportion of the patients, and the process is usually completed without any problems.
How long will the zirconium tooth application be completed?
In cases where the gums are healthy, all procedures are completed within 1 week.
Are zirconium veneers broken or fallen?
A fracture crack can be seen in the reverse and an excessive force, but this fracture is almost the same possibility with the broken of natural teeth. In the clinical setting, it can be repaired in large scale. If the tooth under the veneer starts to decay with time and material loss occurs, it may fall. In such cases, the tooth is treated if possible and the veneer is pasted again.
What are the disadvantages of zirconium veneers?
Long tooth spacings are not recommended because they increase the likelihood of breakage in the posterior regions.
Can zirconium teeth be applied to people with gum disease?
First of all, gum disease should be treated. After the treatment is completed, zirconium teeth can be applied.
What is the price of zirconium?
In our clinics 1 zirconium veneers price is € 200, –
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