Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to improve the appearance of a tooth with a congenital defect, creating a more uniform smile.
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.
Factors include foods, drinks (like coffee or red wine), tobacco use, medications, trauma, age, and genetics.
A proxabrush with a silicone tip can be used with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.
Drink plenty of water, chew sugar-free gum, avoid caffeine and alcohol, use a humidifier, and consider over-the-counter mouth rinses.
Dental adhesive is not recommended for securing loose attachments. Contact your orthodontist for professional adjustments.
This can be a sign of gum disease or inflammation. It’s crucial to maintain good oral hygiene and see a dentist.
You can consume citrus fruits with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of their acidic nature and maintain good oral hygiene.