Dental One Associates of Bel Air
3435 Box Hill Corporate Center Drive, Suite E, Abingdon, MD 21009

The Basics and Beauty of Cosmetic Dentistry Veneers

If dental imperfections have made you insecure, discover how cosmetic dentistry veneers can help you feel good about your smile. Review their pros and cons to see if they’re right for your teeth.

The Attractive Appeal of Cosmetic Dentistry Veneers

Dental veneers are thin, tooth-colored shells of either porcelain or resin that are placed over the front of teeth to improve the look of your smile. The shells are customized by a veneer dentist to be the perfect color, shape, size, and fit for you. Veneers have become so popular that they’re offered by almost every family dentist Abingdon and often preferred over both cosmetic dental bonding and dental crowns.

The Upside and Downside with Cosmetic Dentistry Veneers

  1. Upside – Most Aesthetic Appeal
    One of the greatest advantages is their natural-looking results. Because they are customized to your color, aesthetic, and comfort needs, no one will know you have them and you’ll feel confident about your smile.
  2. Downside – Some Side Effects
    Some people experience minor side effects after treatment, such as tooth sensitivity, but it’s only temporary and ends in a few days or weeks.
  3. Upside – A Smile That Doesn’t Stain
    Veneers are designed to resist both staining and fading over time, so you can eat and drink with ease. In contrast, cosmetic dental bonding is likely to stain and require additional trips and treatment from a family dentist Abingdon
  4. Downside – Price
    While the price of veneers is higher than both cosmetic dental bonding and dental crowns, they are more natural-looking and long-lasting so they pay off over time. To help reduce costs, ask your veneer dentist if they take dental insurance, offer payment programs, or accept discount dental plans like DentRite.
  5. Upside – Lasts a Long Time

Veneers are very strong and durable, much more so than other dental options. With proper care and cleaning, they can keep looking good and lasting for more than 20 years.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Abingdon, call Dental One Associates of Bel Air today at (410) 698-1674 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Abingdon. With 12 affiliated practices throughout Maryland, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates of Bel Air, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates of Bel Air.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
Very friendly and supported staff.
Michael D.
Dr. Blaney is the best! Helps make the fact that I’m at the dentist fun and is also great at his job. His assistants are also very kind and professional.
Suzanne S.
Friendly service.
Frank F.
Professional service conducted in a timely manner. Staff listened to my needs and concerns.
Charles R.
prompt, friendly, professional service
Bryan B.
prompt, friendly, and professional service
Bryan B.
I always have a good experience with Gabby during my dental cleanings. She’s always very patient and willing to answer any questions I have no matter how many times I ask her to go over details […]
Tamara R.
Everyone was wonderful. They are working with me to get everything done before I have knee surgery.
Theresa F.
Dr. Chhatawal initially took me as a new patient and also it was an emergency. His great personality and caring disposition made me at ease. Heather, his assistant, is wonderful! She’s so sweet […]
Tonya F.
Personable, friendly…the staff remember you and show interest in your life. Prompt and quality care.
James S.
I saw Dr Blaney. What a wonderful personable person!! He made me so comfortable and went well above the limit of patient assistance. He made sure that I would be well taken care of in the next […]
Deborah R.
The great job Nancy & Stephanie done
Eddie P.
Great exam very thorough. Friendly atmosphere.
Janice B.
In recent years, the office has ben very easy to work with. Yesterday’s appointment was a last-minute call in since I had to break an appointment last week. I was very relieved to be able to […]
Kathleen S.
No wait time in lobby, friendly and thorough hygienist, courteous staff.
Kerri B.
prompt, friendly and professional service
Bryan B.
Always called back in a timely manner, friendly staff, feels like my teeth were taken care of properly.
Julie F.
Nancy is an awesome hygienist and a great person!
Paul M.
Very friendly environment
Tiffany M.
My teeth were soooo clean! Nancy is wonderful, very good at explaining and educating.
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (410) 698-1674
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