Yes, dental implants allow you to eat and drink normally, as they provide stable and functional tooth replacements. However, it’s essential to avoid extremely hard or sticky foods that could potentially damage the implant or restoration.
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.
Rarely, some people might be allergic to metals or materials in fillings. Symptoms can include itching or skin rashes.
Rinse after use, store upright, allow it to air-dry, and avoid closed containers which can promote microbial growth.
To remove food particles and plaque from between teeth and under the gumline, areas a toothbrush can’t reach, and prevent cavities and gum disease.
Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to enhance the shape and contour of a tooth, making it more aesthetically pleasing.
Invisalign aligners can often be worn with temporary dental crowns or fillings, but consult with your orthodontist for personalized advice.
A toothpick with a silicone tip can be used with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.