It varies, but typically 6 months to 2 years. Lifestyle choices, like diet and tobacco use, can influence the longevity.
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 restore the appearance of worn-down teeth, making them look more youthful and vibrant.
Depending on the severity, treatments range from bonding or veneers to crowns or root canals.
They include the bud stage, cap stage, bell stage, and eruption, spanning from embryo to adulthood.
Hold it by the crown, rinse with milk or saline, try to reinsert it, if not possible, keep it moist in milk/saline, and see a dentist ASAP.
A procedure where the pulp of a tooth, usually in children, is removed from the crown portion, often preceding a pulpectomy or root canal.
Porcelain veneers can effectively smooth out rough spots or uneven surfaces on teeth, creating a more polished look.