Dental veneers price in Nepal

Having damaged and discolored teeth can affect an individual’s self-esteem. Dental veneers help to hide and correct oral damage such as stains and discoloration, decay, crooked teeth, gaps between the teeth, and more. So, they help to improve the appearance of the teeth.
The cost of your veneers will depend on location, the type of veneers, and how many veneers you need. On average, the price is between NPR 5,000 to NPR 20,000 per tooth

Types of dental veneers

Dental veneers are cosmetic in nature. It covers the front sides of your teeth to improve their appearance. The types of veneers are as follows:
Direct composite veneers
It is a dental procedure where a tooth-colored composite material which is directly applied to the surface of a tooth to improve its appearance. Direct composite veneers are often used to fix a variety of cosmetic problems such as discoloration, gaps, and misshapen or small teeth. Usually, the process is in a single appointment and can be an affordable alternative to other cosmetic dental procedures.

Indirect composite veneers
This type of dental veneer is made in a laboratory and then bonded to the surface of a tooth. Indirect composite veneers are made from dental composite or porcelain and are designed to match the color and translucency of natural teeth. This veneer is also used to improve the appearance of the teeth. They are a more durable and long-lasting option compared to direct composite veneer.

Porcelain veneers
These veneers are strong, thin crowns that a dentist can place on the top and side of the teeth. Usually, the dentist will remove some enamel from the tooth before placing them. Porcelain veneers are highly durable and stain-resistant, and can closely match the color of natural teeth. Porcelain veneers are a more permanent solution compared to composite veneers. These veneers also require more tooth reduction and are a more expensive option.

Procedure for Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers require two appointments. In the first visit, the dentist will numb your teeth with a local anaesthetic, then remove some enamel and make an impression of your prepared teeth to create a mould. Then, they will send the mould to the lab. Your dentist may place temporary veneers on the teeth while the permanent ones are being designed.

At the next appointment, the dentist removes the temporary veneer and replace it with permanent veneer. Then, the dentist bonds the veneers into place using dental cement.

How much do dental veneers cost?

On average, an individual can expect to pay between NPR 5,000 to NPR 20,000 per tooth. These costs can vary based on the type of veneer, location, and how many veneers you need. The average price of dental veneer types are:
1)Direct veneers may cost around NPR 5,000 per tooth
2)Indirect veneers may cost around NPR 7,000 per tooth
3)Porcelain veneers may cost around NPR 20,000 per tooth

How long do veneers last on teeth?

The longevity of veneers can vary based on factors such as the type of veneer and the patient’s oral hygiene habits. Typically, direct composite veneers will last between 5 to 7 years whereas indirect veneers last between 7 to 15 years. Similarly, porcelain veneers can last between 15 to 20 years. To extend the life of your veneer, it is important to take good dental hygiene and attend regular check-ups.

Are veneers painful?

Some patients may experience soreness or tenderness in the gums after the procedure, but it usually goes away within a few days. If you experience any significant pain or discomfort after the placement of your veneer, contact your dentist right away. You should not feel any pain, while your dentist can make additional adjustments if required.
Dental veneers in Nepal are provided at Divya Smile Dental Care Clinic, Kathmandu (Swayambhu). Contact (977) 01-5249173 or (977) 9808720746 to schedule an appointment.

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