Interdental brushes 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.
Risks include infection, prolonged bleeding, swelling, nerve damage, injury to teeth, gum recession, and difficulty with oral functions.
Dentists use x-rays, probes, and clinical examinations to detect cavities. Regular check-ups are crucial for early detection.
Practice good oral hygiene, avoid aggressive brushing, quit smoking, and consult a periodontist for treatment options.
To detect and treat dental issues early, prevent oral diseases, maintain oral health, and provide education on oral care.
You can use soft picks or interdental brushes to clean between your teeth, but remove the aligners for thorough cleaning.
You can consume herbal tea with porcelain veneers, but be mindful of any staining potential and maintain good oral hygiene.