Dental tape with a silicone coating, textured surface, waxed finish, and fluoride coating 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.
Red or white patches, sores that don’t heal, pain, difficulty swallowing, changes in voice, swollen lymph nodes, or a lump in the mouth or neck.
Brush twice daily, floss once a day, use fluoride toothpaste, rinse with mouthwash, and have regular dental check-ups.
Invisalign aligners can often be worn with dental splints or nightguards for bruxism, but consult with your orthodontist for personalized guidance.
These include cavities, gum disease, oral cancer, tooth sensitivity, and oral infections.
You can consume fruit smoothies with porcelain veneers, but be mindful of their sugar content and maintain good oral hygiene.
They assist the dentist during procedures, take X-rays, manage patient records, and perform some oral cleanings.