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Porcelain Veneers In San Francisco

Dr. Courtney Hain
Dr. Courtney Hain, DDS
General and Cosmetic Dentistry
Union Square, San Francisco

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Porcelain Veneers are one of the quickest and most effective ways to completely transform your smile. As a Cosmetic Dentist, I'm pleased to offer top of the line dental veneers in San Francisco's Union Square.

Veneers are a big investment, so my team and I provide complimentary cosmetic dental consultations to help you understand your options, and answer any questions you might have.

Read on for more, or click or call to get started now!

What Are Dental Veneers?


Illustration of Veneers

Porcelain Veneers are a treatment option for many conditions, including:

  • Cracked or chipped tooth surfaces.
  • Discoloration and stains.
  • Gaps or other asymmetries in your smile.

Dental Veneers are a thin porcelain shell that's custom fit to the tooth. An adhesive bonds the shell to your existing tooth surface to hide any imperfections.

They have a very natural appearance, and require removing less of your tooth structure than alternatives like crowns or dental implants.

Porcelain veneers can last for many years, and can provide everything from a minor touch-up on a single tooth, to a complete smile transformation!

Who Should Consider Veneers?


Veneers are a great cosmetic option for people who want to improve the appearance of their smile, and have generally healthy teeth and gums.

If you have any current decay or gum disease, it will most likely need to be treated first (which we're happy to help you with).

Porcelain Veneers do require removal of a small amount of your natural tooth enamel to make room for the shell (it's a permanent treatment).

It is possible to crack a Veneer on hard foods, or if you grind your teeth. If you do grind, you might also want to consider a night-guard to help protect them.

Veneers Ready To Be Placed

We're pleased to offer complimentary cosmetic dentistry consultations for all cosmetic services in our San Francisco - Union Square practice. During the consultation, we'll go over all of the treatment options, costs, and other considerations with you in detail to help you make an informed decision that works for your unique circumstances. Call or click below to get started ASAP!

Before and After Porcelain Veneers


This amazing case illustrates the power of Cosmetic Dentistry and dental veneers to transform your smile. The patient, a San Francisco resident in her early 30s, wanted to fix a few issues she was unhappy with.

6 veneers placed on the top teeth fixed the following cosmetic issues with her smile:

  • Alignment
  • Shape
  • Color (along with bleaching for her other teeth)
  • Eliminated the gap between center teeth

Before and After Veneer Results

Why Choose Dr. Hain For Porcelain Veneers In San Francisco?


an image of Dr. Courtney Hain, DDS

High Quality Aesthetic Outcomes

High quality dental work lasts longer, looks better, and makes it easier to maintain your long-term oral health. Dr. Hain prides herself on providing cosmetic and restorative dental care that is top-notch, to keep your smile healthy and looking great!

She Understands Your Needs

As a busy professional herself, Dr. Hain understands and shares your unique needs. Flexible scheduling, fast yet comprehensive service, high quality outcomes, and your personal comfort are her main areas of focus for all patients.

Patient Education and Treatment Integrity

Dr. Hain is a strong believer in providing conservative dental care, and will put your long-term oral health first. Before you start, she'll help you understand all options and associated trade offs so you can choose what works best for you.

Compassionate & Comfort Focused Care

Long lasting and trusting patient relationships are a critical component of Dr. Hain's practice philosophy. Whether you're in the chair receiving treatment, or discussing treatment options, your physical and psychological comfort come first.

Porcelain Veneers F.A.Q.


During your complimentary cosmetic dentistry consultation, we'll go over the procedure in detail and make sure you have all the information you need to make a decision. Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions about dental veneers as a starting point for our face to face conversation.

Composite and Porcelain are the 2 types of cosmetic dental veneers to enhance your smile. Composite are typically made on the premises in a single visit, while porcelain are sent to be custom manufactured in a lab.

Porcelain:

  • Look more natural than composite
  • Maintain their color better than composite
  • Are more durable than composite

Composite:

  • Are easier to repair, but may need to be repaired more often
  • Are cheaper and require a single visit
  • Are more stain resistant than porcelain

Dr. Hain recommends porcelain in the vast majority of cases, and we'll discuss what's right for your unique circumstances during our consultation at our San Francisco, CA office.

Dental veneers can fix a number of cosmetic imperfections with your smile, including:

  • Stains and Discoloration
  • Alignment
  • Shape (including chipped teeth)

They're a more conservative cosmetic dentistry treatment than some alternatives (e.g. crowns) which can require removing far more of your natural tooth structure.

They're also long lasting and easy to maintain (similar to your natural teeth).

Caring for dental veneers is relatively simple. They standard regimine of brushing twice a day and flossing is recommended, and there's no extra maintenance you'll need to perform.

While they're quite durable, you should be aware that hard foods or grinding your teeth can cause damage in some cases.

Every case is different, but porcelain generally holds up well. 10-15 years between replacement is fairly common.

As a Cosmetic Dentist focused on high quality treatments, Dr. Hain is pleased to offer premium quality porcelain veneers from a top of the line dental lab, and also collaboratres with a Master Ceramist. We'll discuss pricing and payment options during your complimentary cosmetic dentistry consultation, but expect approximately $1,900-$2,000 per-tooth.

While veneers are a great option for fixing many cosmetic dental issues, there are some things to keep in mind:

  • The process is not reversible (since some of your tooth structure is removed)
  • Chips or cracks can't be permanently repaired (a new one would need to be placed)
  • If you grind your teeth, they're more prone to cracking (consider a night-guard)

What Her Patients Are Saying


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450 Sutter St., Ste 1422
Union Square
San Francisco, CA
94108
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