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Volume : 7, Issue : 2, Year : 2021
Article Page : 105-108
Pincus is credited for evolution of porcelain veneers. He attached the thin labial porcelain veneers temporarily with denture adhesive powders to improve dental esthetic appearance. Improvement of patient’s lost natural dental esthetics have become important goal of discipline of dentistry and credited for wide ranging applications from improving common man’s appearance to filmstars. Esthetic problems may be result of interplay of complex factors like color, shape, and structural and position abnormalities of anterior teeth. Laminate veneers are used for purpose of improving esthetic deficiencies and discolorations as well as existing abnormalities.
Successful application of porcelain veneers depends on multiple factors such as the clinical and laboratory steps involved, along with the understanding of the scientific background of procedure.
Conservative and esthetic approaches, such as direct and indirect laminate veneer restorations are most preferred way chosen by dentist across world to improve compromised esthetics of human beings. Technological advancements such as intraoral scanner for impression making have significantly improved the success of prosthesis.
Keywords: Esthetic deficiencies, Indirect restoration, Smile analysis, laminate, Intraoral scanner.
How to cite : Nazir O , Gaur A , Pandey K K, Mishra S , Anwar R , Sonali, Smile makeover with porcelain laminate veneer: A case report. IP Ann Prosthodont Restor Dent 2021;7(2):105-108
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