24th Jul, 2014

El Cajon Cosmetic Dentist | Porcelain Veneer Maintenance


Upon receiving your porcelain veneers, it is vital that you know how to properly care for new and rejuvenated smile. For this reason, Dr. Hunter strongly recommends the following maintenance tips for your porcelain veneers:

  • Hard Foods- Avoid hard foods such as nuts because they could potentially damage the laminate used for your porcelain veneers.
  • Stick Foods- Sticky foods such as caramels should also be avoided because individuals risk damaging their porcelain veneers
  • Oral Hygiene- Oral health routines should remain the same to prevent plaque and bacteria buildup. Patients are encouraged to brush and floss after every meal.
  • Too Hot or Too Cold- Avoid foods or drinks that are too high or too in temperature because of tooth sensitivity that could occur after receiving your porcelain veneers.

With a new and improved smile, maintenance is key in ensuring your teeth at in the ideal condition. If you are experiencing any dental problems, schedule an appointment with Dr. Hunter in El Cajon, CA.

For more information about how to maintain your porcelain veneers call Dr. Hunter in El Cajon, CA at 619-444-6157 or visit www.www.andrewhunterdds.com.

Dr. Hunter also proudly accepts patients from El Cajon, Santee, La Mesa, Spring Valley, Rancho San Diego, Granite Hills, and surrounding areas.

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