You can consume flavored soy milk with added protein, fiber, and omega-3 with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of any added sugars and maintain good oral hygiene.
Dr. Susan R. Pan, DDS, is a highly qualified dentist with a long-standing engagement in the field since 1986. She was a recipient of the Dr. Gerald Z Wright Award for graduating first in her class at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Western Ontario. Additionally, she worked as a clinical instructor for new dentists at the University of Western Ontario’s School of Dentistry and graduated from the Dental School of Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences. Dr. Pan has received recognition for her exceptional work, as she was consecutively awarded the Diamond Winner for the Readers’ Choice of their Favorite Dentist by the Hamilton Spectator in 2014 and 2015, and was nominated for the same title multiple times in 2007, 2010, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Using desensitizing toothpaste, avoiding acidic foods, using a soft-bristled toothbrush, and regular dental check-ups can help.
Porcelain veneers can mask the appearance of discolored or stained dental restorations, creating a more uniform and aesthetically pleasing smile.
Gum stimulators with a silicone tip and soft rubber tip can be used with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.
Porcelain veneers can effectively smooth out irregular ridges or grooves on teeth, creating a more polished appearance.
Minor gaps or spaces between aligners and teeth are normal and often close as treatment progresses. Consult with your orthodontist if you have concerns.
Dental implants are designed to look and feel natural, with restorations that closely match the appearance of surrounding teeth. They are typically not noticeable to others.