There are no specific dietary restrictions with porcelain veneers. However, it’s advisable to avoid biting into very hard objects to prevent damage.
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.
Invisalign treatment may be partially covered by dental insurance, depending on your policy. It’s recommended to check with your insurance provider for details.
Ideally, a child’s first dental visit should be by their first birthday or within six months after their first tooth appears.
They replace missing teeth, prevent bone loss, provide a stable foundation, improve oral function, and maintain facial aesthetics.
While attachments are typically added to assist with tooth movement, you may want to avoid very sticky or hard foods to prevent damage to the aligners.
Porcelain veneers can effectively address bulges or bumps on teeth, creating a more harmonious and attractive smile.
If your aligners become discolored or stained, consult with your orthodontist for guidance on cleaning or replacement.