Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth that are chipped, discolored, oddly shaped, unevenly spaced or crooked or with uneven surfaces. Dental veneers are customized shells made of porcelain or a composite resin that fit over your teeth to improve their appearance. The purpose of veneers is generally cosmetic, but you may have them fitted as part of an overall dental makeover that includes treatment for gum disease.
Dental veneers are stain-resistant resin-based composite or porcelain covers that are glued to the front of the teeth. They can create a cosmetically satisfying appearance by covering teeth that are discolored, misshapen or chipped. Resin-based composite veneers are generally placed in one appointment.
Veneers are routinely used to fix: