You can consume tea or coffee with porcelain veneers, but it’s advisable to rinse your mouth or brush your teeth afterward to prevent staining.
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.
A balanced pH prevents the overgrowth of harmful bacteria, reduces the risk of cavities, and protects tooth enamel from erosion.
Porcelain veneers can effectively enhance the angulation and alignment of teeth, creating a more pleasing smile.
Poor oral health can lead to or exacerbate cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, and other conditions due to the spread of infections.
Porcelain veneers can effectively smooth out uneven surface textures on teeth, creating a more polished look.
Porcelain veneers are highly resistant to staining from food and beverages. However, it’s still advisable to avoid excessive consumption of stain-causing substances.
While you can use whitening toothpaste, it’s essential to rinse your aligners thoroughly to prevent them from becoming discolored.