136 страниц. 2013 год. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing Esthetics in our culture has become a matter of necessary concern to the dentist. Changing trends and treatments for dental disease have made it necessary to diversify dental services. Laminate veneers are a conservative treatment of unaesthetic anterior teeth. The continued development of dental ceramics offers clinicians many options for creating highly aesthetic and functional porcelain veneers. This evolution of materials, ceramics, and adhesive systems permits improvement of the aesthetic of the smile and the self-esteem of the patient. Clinicians should understand the latest ceramic materials in order to be able to recommend them and their applications and techniques, and to ensure the success of the clinical case.