Porcelain veneers can effectively restore the appearance of teeth affected by attrition, making them look more youthful.
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.
You can use a soft-bristle toothbrush to clean your tongue, but be cautious not to dislodge the aligners.
For procedures like gum reshaping, cavity removal, teeth whitening, and treating oral sores or gum disease. They offer precision and reduced discomfort.
Acids from foods and drinks or stomach acid can wear away tooth enamel, leading to tooth erosion.
Rarely, some people might be allergic to metals or materials in fillings. Symptoms can include itching or skin rashes.
When cleaning teeth with porcelain veneers, dental professionals should use non-abrasive materials and avoid harsh instruments to prevent damage to the veneers.
When done correctly, teeth whitening is generally safe. However, it can cause tooth sensitivity. Always consult with a dentist before undergoing any whitening treatment.