Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to create a more even and functional biting surface on a tooth, enhancing its 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.
Use fluoride toothpaste, reduce acidic foods/drinks, chew sugar-free gum with xylitol, consume dairy or calcium-rich foods, and avoid excessive brushing.
You can consume sparkling water with porcelain veneers, but be mindful of its acidity and maintain good oral hygiene.
Yes, porcelain veneers can effectively improve the appearance of discolored or damaged enamel, providing a brighter and healthier-looking smile.
Exposed roots, cavities, worn enamel or fillings, gum disease, fractured teeth, or recent dental procedures can cause sensitivity.
Porcelain veneers can effectively conceal enamel opacities, making the affected teeth appear more translucent and natural.
Porcelain veneers can effectively restore the appearance of teeth with incisal wear, making them look more youthful.