Clean them daily using a soft denture brush and a non-abrasive denture cleaner, not toothpaste. Also, keep them moist when not in use.
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.
Chewing sugar-free gum in moderation is generally acceptable with porcelain veneers. However, avoid gum with excessive sugar content.
Porcelain veneers can effectively create more even and symmetrical edges on teeth, enhancing their overall appearance.
You can consume flavored soy milk with added protein, fiber, omega-3, probiotics, and prebiotics with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of any added sugars and maintain good oral hygiene.
Traveling with Invisalign is convenient. Be sure to pack your aligner case, a travel-sized toothbrush, and toothpaste for maintaining oral hygiene on the go.
Caused by the fungus Candida, factors include weakened immune system, diabetes, certain medications (like antibiotics or corticosteroids), and certain medical conditions.
For most people, twice a year is recommended, but those at high risk for dental diseases might need more frequent visits.