Woodshore Family Dentistry Blog

Treatment Spotlight: Are Teeth Altered in Veneer Application?

July 21, 2023

Filed under: Uncategorized — woodshoredent @ 4:58 pm
A young woman preparing for a dental veneer treatment

Dental veneers were invented in 1928 by Charles Pincus, a dentist in California, as a means to temporarily change the appearance of an actor’s teeth for a movie. After their success, dentists around the country began perfecting them for everyday use for their patients, and the rest is history.

Veneers can hide multiple dental imperfections at once, making them a great treatment for people who would normally need multiple procedures to fix all the flaws in their teeth. But how do they work? Are there any side effects? Read on to learn all you need to know to see if a Hollywood smile is right for you.