What Are Composite Veneers?

Composite veneer is a less invasive method to improve the appearance of a patient’s smile by transforming the front surfaces of a patient’s teeth using the composite material which is the same materials as dental fillings. The moldable composite material is layered on top of the tooth front surface changing the shape, size and shade.

As composite veneer needs minimal preparation work, patient’s teeth are required to be pretty straight. Otherwise the dentist would need to build up the materials on other teeth to make them align, and this would make the appearance of the patients teeth bulky.

The advantage of getting composite veneer other than it’s less invasive method, is that it provides a very natural and tooth-like finish. This means it won’t be able to achieve the extremely white Hollywood smile shade, but it can provide a more natural teeth whiteness while improving the size, length and shape.

To discuss if composite veneers Sydney is suitable for your situation, please make a consultation appointment with one of our experienced dentists at North Sydney Dentistry on 8090 1108.

Is There Warranty For Composite Veneers?

composite veneers sydneyUnfortunately at North Sydney Dentistry there is no warranty for our composite veneers. Due to the integrity of the composite material the veneers are still durable and strong, however just like your natural teeth it will still chip and stain due to force and friction.

Compared to porcelain veneers Sydney, it is still poorer in strength and stain resistance. However to keep the longevity for composite veneers, the dentist may advise the patient to get a night guard to protect the dental veneers

Another method of extending the longevity for your composite veneer is to maintain a good oral hygiene with regular 6 monthly check up and clean with our surgery at North Sydney Dentistry. If you have private health insurance with dental extras, you can receive our no gap dental scale and clean with our oral health therapist.

This way we can continuously monitor and pick up any early signs for maintenance on your dental veneers. For more information and tips on protecting your composite teeth, you may ask our dentist or oral health therapist at your next routine scale and clean visit.

Composite Veneers Cost in Sydney

In Sydney, most dental clinics offer composite veneer around $800 – $1,000 per tooth. This price range is actually expensive as compared to others which is why looking out for the best deal for composite veneers is recommended.

Cost of Composite Veneer at North Sydney Dentistry

Composite resin veneers can be done in one visit, but due to the extensive work that goes into the treatment. The appointment for composite veneers can take up to 2 to 3 hours for a full set. At our North Sydney clinic,  the composite veneer price is $695.

At North Sydney Dentistry we are also able to assist you to set up a payment plan option with ZipMoney if you decide to get a full set. To get a definite quote, please book in a consultation appointment with our friendly North Sydney cosmetic dentist on 8090 1108 where our surgery at North Sydney can provide you with a treatment plan and items number to check with you private health insurance to see if you’re eligible to claim anything back.


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