Porcelain veneers can effectively improve the appearance of teeth affected by fluorosis, making them look brighter and more attractive.
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.
Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to create a smoother and more polished surface on a tooth, enhancing its appearance.
Acids from foods and drinks or stomach acid can wear away tooth enamel, leading to tooth erosion.
You can consume flavored milk with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of any added sugars and maintain good oral hygiene.
Brush them daily with a soft denture brush, soak overnight in a denture cleanser, and rinse before wearing.
Certain strains can enter the bloodstream, possibly leading to arterial plaque and inflammation, increasing the risk of heart disease.
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.