In order for recovery after Veneers process to be comfortable and comfortable, it is recommended that you follow the instructions given by your doctor. According to the type of veneer treatment, there are procedures that need to be performed in accordance with each treatment. As a result of the fact that the teeth undergo various wear and loss due to a number of reasons, the dental veneer treatment applied also brings a delicate process for the patient. Because after this stage, the care of the teeth must always be adequately taken care of and controlled.
As a result of not paying the necessary attention to the care of the teeth after tooth veneer, a number of problems may arise. These include; the possibility of various stains on the applied veneers, the formation of decays or some problems related to the inside of the mouth may occur. For all these reasons, we need to show good sensitivity in this process and focus enough on our oral and dental care. After the tooth veneer is done, the patient should never interrupt oral care. As a normal person should do, he should brush the tooth at least 2 times every day. In addition, it will also be very useful for people who have veneer teeth to use dental floss. The tooth does not require any extra care in any way after the veneer is applied. As a normal tooth, it will be enough to do routine maintenance for it.s
How long does the pain last after Veneers?
Many patients may experience conditions such as some pain or minimal discomfort in the area covered after the veneer procedure. This condition generally resolves within a few days or a few weeks without any treatment. However, after the installation of the veneers, some sensitivity may also occur in the surrounding gums.
To reduce pain in combination with such ailments, to make patients feel more comfortable, the dentist may prescribe painkillers and topical anesthetic gels. If the condition of tenderness or pain persists for more than a few weeks or is severe, it is necessary to contact the dentist. After the veneers are completed, there is no pain formation. Some of our patients express the effect of whining, cold and heat because their teeth are thinning, these are complaints that are normal for treatment, but none of our patients have yet reported to us that there is pain after treatment.
How is the recovery process after Veneers?
The recovery process after veneers, in general, will take up to several days. In the process, the body will get rid of irritation and inflammation associated with its application. Patients may experience conditions such as tenderness, discomfort, or pain temporarily after application. After tooth veneers, you just need to brush your teeth regularly, as in your old routine. It is important not to neglect going to the doctor’s check-ups at six months. It is also possible to say that there are actually no complaints in our patients who did not come for their check-ups for various reasons.
Patients after tooth veneer may show some alienation towards this change. Because the missing parts of the teeth are completed, these areas may feel a little different. But if there is no unusual structural problem with the tooth, it will not take much time for the patient to get used to it. At this point, there are important benefits in establishing between the patient and the physician decisively. Because it is necessary to make sure of the success of treatment and to observe the patient’s reactions to it, and also to produce appropriate solutions to any problem when necessary.
How long does it take to recover after Veneers?
The tooth veneer process is completed within 3 sessions if there are no problems, but depending on the condition of the tooth and the patient, the process can be accelerated. The recovery process after veneers that you will get by a qualified dentist is relatively shorter compared to other dental treatments. In such treatment, you can eat and chew normally after the veneers have been glued in place and any anesthetic condition has passed.
However, you may need to be careful not to chew your cheeks or tongue while losing the effect of anesthesia. In some cases, you may notice that the veneers are a little hard immediately after application. After a few days of regular eating and brushing, these rough parts wear off. Otherwise, your dentist may correct them. Taking some precautions and taking care after getting a dental veneer can help increase the use time of your veneers.
Hatice Şahin, a dentist, was born in Istanbul in 1996. In 2012, she attended English language classes in Canada. She received a certificate of honour from Istanbul Medipol University International School of Dentistry that same year.