Veneers is specially manufactured, very thin shellss that can be fixed to the front of the front teeth to coceal aesthetic imperfections.Â These shells are bonded to the front of the teeth changing their color, shape, size, or length.
Veneers are routinely used to fix:
Teeth that are discolored -- either because of root canalÂ treatment; stains from tetracycline or other drugs, excessive fluoride or other causes; or the presence of large resin fillings that have discolored the tooth
Teeth that are worn down
Teeth that are chipped or broken
Teeth that are misaligned, uneven, or irregularly shaped (for example, have craters or bulges in them)
Teeth with gaps between them (to close the space between these teeth)