A soft rubber tip can be used with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.
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.
Night guards are protective devices worn at night to prevent teeth grinding or clenching.
The placement of porcelain veneers is usually irreversible, as a small amount of enamel may be removed to accommodate them. It’s essential to consider this when deciding on veneer treatment.
Ideally, a child’s first dental visit should be by their first birthday or within six months after their first tooth appears.
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.
Maintain a balanced diet, limit sugary snacks, ensure proper oral hygiene, and regular dental check-ups.
You can use a gum stimulator with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.