It’s the ideal timeframe (within an hour) after a tooth is knocked out to re-implant it successfully.
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 more regular and aesthetically pleasing margin shape on a tooth.
Using whitening mouthwash with your aligners in place is not recommended, as it can affect the aligners and the whitening process.
Their color compounds (chromogens) bind to tooth enamel, especially when combined with acid or tannins. Examples include coffee, tea, wine, and berries.
You can remove your aligners temporarily for special occasions, but try to wear them for the recommended hours each day to stay on track with your treatment.
They might be impacted, cause crowding, be at risk for infections or cysts, or might not erupt properly due to lack of space.
You can use a dental water jet with a silicone tip and soft rubber tip with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.