Rinse with salt water, avoid spicy/acidic foods, apply a topical oral gel, and consult a dentist if persistent.
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 desensitizing toothpaste, avoid acidic foods, practice good oral hygiene, wear a mouthguard if grinding, and consult a dentist for specific treatments.
It can lead to bone loss, shifting of adjacent teeth, bite problems, difficulty chewing, and aesthetic concerns.
Porcelain veneers can effectively correct uneven wear patterns on teeth, restoring a more uniform appearance.
Common causes include gingivitis, brushing too hard, pregnancy, certain medications, or systemic diseases like leukemia or bleeding disorders.
You can consume energy drinks with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of their high sugar and caffeine content.
Dentists address overall oral health, while orthodontists specialize in correcting teeth and jaw alignment.