The dentist will then make impressions, or molds, of the patient’s teeth. Molds are sent to the dental laboratory, where technicians use them to create the veneers. It can take as long as two weeks for the lab to finish crafting the veneer or immediate, depend on the type of veneer.
29 Specialist fits a temporary smile on the patient. This unique step allows patients to test drive their new, improved smile in the mouth. Once he is satisfied, the completed veneer is sent to the dentist and the patient makes a return visit. The dentist tests the veneer for proper fit, and if necessary, he may make minor adjustments. He removes the temporary veneers and the patient receives their new permanent smile. PROCEDURE WORK