While you can use whitening toothpaste, it’s essential to rinse your aligners thoroughly to prevent them from becoming discolored.
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 are made from porcelain and are custom-fabricated in a dental lab. Composite veneers are made from a tooth-colored resin and can often be placed in a single visit at the dental office.
Poor oral health can lead to or exacerbate heart disease, diabetes, respiratory infections, and other systemic conditions.
Possible reasons include genetics, aging, tobacco use, consumption of staining foods and drinks, or poor oral hygiene.
Rinse it thoroughly after use, store upright to air-dry, and don’t cover or store in closed containers.
Invisalign Teen is designed for teenagers and younger patients. There is no specific age limit, but it’s typically recommended for individuals with permanent teeth.
It provides detailed views of the mouth, aiding in accurate diagnosis and treatment planning.