Using whitening mouthwash with your aligners in place is not recommended, as it can affect the aligners and the whitening process.
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.
The exact cause is unknown, but factors include injury, stress, hormonal changes, food sensitivities, and certain medical conditions.
You can see the final results of porcelain veneers immediately after they are bonded to your teeth. They provide an instant transformation of your smile.
Possible causes include cavities, gum recession, tooth grinding, worn fillings, fractured teeth, or exposed roots.
Porcelain veneers can effectively correct uneven wear facets on teeth, restoring their natural appearance.
Use desensitizing toothpaste, avoid acidic foods, practice good oral hygiene, wear a mouthguard if grinding, and consult a dentist for specific treatments.
Used during a root canal treatment, a post provides support for the placement of a crown on a weakened tooth.