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Quintessence Int 36 (2005), No. 3     27. Jan. 2005
Quintessence Int 36 (2005), No. 3  (27.01.2005)

Page 191-196


Porcelain veneers as an alternative for the esthetic treatment of stained anterior teeth: Clinical report
Filho, Alfredo Meyer/Vieira, Luiz Clovis Cardoso/Baratieri, Luiz Narciso/Lopes, Guilherme Carpena
The esthetic treatment of anterior teeth with porcelain veneers is a conservative and lasting treatment option. When the tooth is severely discolored, the clinician must choose a ceramic system very carefully, because translucent materials, such as hot-pressed ceramic, require excessive reduction of the dental structure to mask the discoloration. This article describes a technique in which discolored teeth were masked in a conservative and esthetically pleasing way with feldspathic porcelain veneers.

Keywords: dental acid etching, dental ceramics, luting cements, porcelain veneer