You can use a water flosser for oral hygiene, 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.
Porcelain veneers can provide a more uniform and aesthetically pleasing appearance to teeth with mottling or uneven coloring.
Water picks or water flossers can be used to clean between your teeth, but remove your aligners before using them for effective cleaning.
Yes, dental implants can replace missing back teeth (molars and premolars) to restore chewing function and maintain proper alignment of the bite.
You can use mouthwash with attachments in place, but it’s essential to rinse thoroughly to maintain good oral hygiene.
Eating spicy foods with Invisalign aligners is generally acceptable, but be sure to rinse your aligners thoroughly after eating.
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