Can Porcelain Veneers Be Used to Fix Receding Gums and Worn Teeth?

Some cosmetic dentistry cases need to be done for functional and esthetic purposes, termed functional cosmetic dentistry.  In the photos below, it is easy to see his bad bite caused an aging smile along with receding gums.  Advanced porcelain veneer protocols were used to correct his smile.

Worn, aged teeth with receding gums


Porcelain Veneers to create a new smile
and treat receding gums non-surgically 

How Can Porcelain Veneers Help?

In this case, the patient’s concern was being unhappy with the way his smile showed worn teeth and he really did not want to do full mouth surgical gum grafting. Careful planning, along with bite correction included the use of porcelain veneers to cover the exposed roots and also create an attractive and more youthful smile as well as improve the health of his teeth and gums.

If you have any questions regarding Houston Porcelain Veneers or Houston Cosmetic Dentistry, please feel free to call our dental office in Houston TX and speak with Ronald W. Konig DDS, FAGD, LVIF, 713-668-2289.

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