Dental tape with a silicone coating, textured surface, waxed finish, fluoride coating, floss picks, and floss threaders 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.
A vibrating toothbrush can be used with Invisalign aligners, but use it gently to avoid damaging the aligners.
Maintain oral hygiene, limit sugary snacks and drinks, use fluoride toothpaste, ensure a balanced diet, and have regular dental check-ups.
While porcelain veneers are generally not reversible, they can be replaced or modified if you’re not satisfied with the results.
Tooth decay exposes the inner layers of the tooth, making it sensitive to temperature, pressure, or sweets, leading to pain.
Limit acidic foods and drinks, use a straw, rinse with water after consuming acids, and wait to brush. Use toothpaste with fluoride and see a dentist regularly.
Maintain good oral hygiene, drink plenty of water, avoid tobacco and certain foods, chew sugar-free gum, and consider mouthwash or professional dental cleanings.