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Category Archives: Cosmetic Veneers

An Esthetic Correction

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Veneers, Dental Crowns, Smile Makeover

This patient was referred by  her plastic surgeon in order to have an esthetic improvement with a new set of veneers (preferably porcelain ones) to replace her existing composite veneers on her four front teeth. However, the placement of veneers was contraindicated for her incisors, since she had very large fillings underneath the veneers, which would decay in… READ MORE

Take Care of Your Veneers!

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Veneers

Congratulations on your new veneers! You’ve got your smile exactly the way you want it! It’s not just for Christmas – it’s for a lifetime! What should you do to keep those pearly whites nice and tidy? Keep them clean Your veneers require the same kind of care your natural teeth do. Brush twice and… READ MORE

Porcelain Veneers for a Flawless Smile

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Veneers

You may already love your smile – that’s great! But what if you’re not happy with some of the minor details? To perfect an already great smile, we may recommend veneers. Porcelain veneers are a great tool for correcting minor imperfections on the surface of teeth and spacing issues as well! Here are some common questions we… READ MORE

Veneers: Doorway to a Successful Smile

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Veneers

For minor tooth imperfections, veneers provide the opportunity of an improved smile with little hassle and minimal time invested. In fact, with veneers, we can help you achieve a new smile! Here are some commonly asked questions about veneers and how they can help to resolve a variety of cosmetic dental issues! What are veneers? Veneers… READ MORE

When a Veneer Fails

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Veneers

A veneer is a thin covering over the enamel of a tooth. In order for the veneer to bond correctly, it needs to be bonded to the enamel of the tooth rather the dentin. They are fabricated from a composite resin, or, in ideal circumstances, from porcelain. If the underlying color of the tooth becomes darker, the veneer can… READ MORE

Are You Considering Dental Veneers?

Posted in Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Veneers

Patient education is a top priority of Dr. Marlin, a leading Bethesda and DC cosmetic dentist, and as such is regularly published on a range of dental topics. In a recent published article on Your Dental Heath Resource, Dr. Marlin discusses dental veneers which we invite you to read and learn about the benefits dental veneers can present for… READ MORE