All you need to know about Dental Veneers
Now a days a balance between a beautiful smile that matches the physical features and proportions of the patient´s face is the most sought-after result. Satisfying the expectations, making the patient feel at ease when he or she smiles and at the same time reflecting his or her personality is the ultimate goal in cosmetic dentistry.
1. What are dental veneers?
Veneers is a dental treatment that has a huge demand worldwide, since it allows to improve the quality of people`s lives by giving them self-confidence. Thanks to dental veneers, a patient can now have a smile they’ve always dreamed off.
There are several methods in a smile design procedure. It starts with a personalized diagnosis in which the dentist verifies the muscle movement and adapts your teeth to your needs. The cost of the veneers varies according to each patient and the veneer materials he or she might choose.
Remember that getting perfect teeth goes beyond price or cost. It is imperative that a specialized cosmetic dentist determine your treatment. The first step will be to talk with a professional in cosmetic dentistry about the best dental procedure for you specific necessities.
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2. How much do dental veneers cost?
With this guide on dental veneers you can get all the information you need on dental veneers, from how much do the veneers cost and the different factors and methods that determine the best and the most affordable option for you.
Learn more about the two smile design procedures:
The first option in smile design procedure is called Composite Veneers, with 80% ceramic & 20% in high aesthetic resin also known as no-prep veneer. No pain, no shaving or wearing out, no anesthesia. This cosmetic dentistry treatment is a more affordable solution compared to the traditional ceramic veneers alternatives. This procedure takes one day to be completed, making it an excellent option for those in a hurry. The cost of this procedure is between $400 and $500 per tooth.
- 1 day of procedure.
- Lasts 7 years.
- Maintenance required and can be done by any dentist worldwide.
- No shaving of the teeth.
The second option is 100% Ceramic Veneers or more known as Porcelain Veneers. Minimum shaving might be needed in this procedure. No pain and no anthestisa is needed. This procedure takes 3 days to be completed. We suggest you take this into consideration if you’re thinking of dental tourism as a more feasible option. The costs for this procedure are typically $900 to $2000 per tooth.
- 3 days of procedure.
- Lasts 20 years.
- No maintenance.
- Minimum dental shave.
- It will not splinter.
- The best long-term value option.
Here are few pictures showing the final results of our patients with our smile design procedures.
Cost of Veneers in the US compared to cost of veneers in Colombia with Clinicas Matizz. Considering traditional Composite Veneers or Porcelain Veneers by learning how much each procedure costs and the benefits that this cosmetic procedure has.
- UNITED STATES $ 450 USD per tooth (Approx.).
- COLOMBIA Cost between $225 and $350 per tooth.
- UNITED STATES $ 900 USD per tooth (Approx.).
- COLOMBIA between $450 and $650 per tooth.
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In many cases an initial consultation in United States and Europe on an exam can be approximately $100, depending on the dental office or the professional dentist. However, in Latin America it’s usually FREE.
An important difference in cost between Porcelain Veneers and Composite Veneers, is that porcelain veneers are applied on the teeth and it’s a longer procedure because each veneer is individually crafted for the patient. They are also made in a laboratory and then the thin shells are attached / applied to the front surface of teeth. While composite Veneers are directly bonded and applied to the tooth by the dentist in just one day.
4. Medical insurance
Keep in mind that medical insurance do not provide full coverage in these procedures, since it is a aesthetic dentistry procedure. It is more favorable to go to Colombia to get your smile design completed while you spend an unforgettable vacation.
5. Why dental tourism in Colombia?
Colombia has positioned itself in the world as one of the top tourism destinations to develop cosmetic and aesthetical treatments. The procedures have high quality materials, top notch technology and world-renowned professionals in the industry. All of this combined with an affordable price for everyone to have access to.
You can also take advantage of the dollar-peso currency exchange there is and have your cosmetic dentistry treatment completed in Colombia. The conversion between the US current to the national currency, benefits foreign tourists because US dollars are worth 3 times more than the national currency. Making it a great exchange when purchasing your Colombian pesos.
This country is also known for its delicious gastronomy, one of a kind landscapes and unique culture. The city of Cartagena has been declared by UNESCO as a “World Heritage Site”, a historical landmark with the enchantment of the Caribbean Sea, seducing each visitor with its colonial style; the perfect picture for dental tourism. Visit us in Cartagena and discover Cartagena’s hidden treasures with your new smile.
The city of Cali has a cheerful nature that is manifested as the salsa capital of the world. A Caribbean rhythm that is danced among the sugarcane in its own unique way. In this city also known as the “Branch of Heaven,” the peaks of Cristo Rey, the hill of the Three Crosses, and the hills of San Antonio just upwards from the plains that make up the most of Valle del Cauca.
6. We are the best guide to connect with the best dentists specialized in veneers.
Now that you have full knowledge of the smile design procures, it’s cost and the country, we invite you to know all the benefits you gain have by eliminating dental problems that may be affecting your appearance.
Wouldn’t you like to get the perfect smile while enjoying the breeze of the beach, delicious food, and exploring the walled city of Cartagena and or the charming city of Cali?
Our clinics are located in two most beautiful cities of Colombia, Cali and Cartagena. Veneers Official has specialized in the care of foreign patients who are looking for cosmetic dentistry, and also want to enjoy their stay in Colombia. Give yourself a mini vacation while getting your perfect smile. It’s a getaway you’ll never forget!
This is the right time for you, to make a free online evaluation and start your treatment to get your perfect smile. We will help you or assist you in all your requirements during your stay with us. It’s easy, free and online!
We want to help you with all the questions that might come to your mind before you make a choice. Contact us on our website www.veneersofficial.com or through our social media accounts.
We hope to make your smile design and stay an unforgettable experience.