Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to close small gaps between teeth. They are custom-made to fit the teeth and can create a more even and uniform appearance.
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.
Dental tape with a silicone coating, textured surface, waxed finish, fluoride coating, and floss picks can be used with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.
You can consume energy drinks with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of their high sugar and caffeine content.
Invisalign aligners can often be worn with removable dental appliances, but consult with your orthodontist for personalized advice.
The presence of gum disease or severe periodontal issues can affect the success of dental implants. Your dentist will assess your oral health and may recommend treatment for these conditions before implant placement.
Tobacco can cause bad breath, stained teeth, gum disease, tooth loss, and oral cancer.
Porcelain veneers can effectively smooth out rough spots or uneven surfaces on teeth, creating a more polished look.