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Can You Have Composite Veneers On Your Bottom Teeth
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
They can...: But it's a temporary fix. Let's face it, once your teeth are "wobbly", it's only a matter of time before they need to be extracted. Before dental implants became the standard of care, many techniques were tried. Nowadays, many practitioners rely on implants to replace teeth that have a poor prognosis. Each case is different, so ask your dentist what is best for you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Does brushing your teeth with baking soda and braces on cause your teeth to be discolored when you get your braces off later?
No: Keeping your teeth clean is the key to not having issues later when the braces come off. Baking soda is good for managing gum issues but it lacks Fluoride which is helpful to prevent decay especially while wearing braces. I'd suggest avoiding any bleaching of your teeth while the braces are on as the enamel under the brackets won't change color and you could end up with dark spots. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Can you have porcelain veneers on your lower teeth if you have an overbite? I'd really like to get porcelain veneers for both my upper and lower teeth, but I have a bit of any overbite. Will that cause any problems for veneers for on my front lower teeth?
Evaluate first: The functional relationship of your teeth may affect restorative decisions. Any restorations will require periodic maintenance. Straightening your teeth may eliminate need for reshaping/restoring teeth, or make Rx more effective and long lasting. Talk to an Orthodontic Specialist as well as your restorative Dentist to learn all you can before choosing the best path. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Can you get just one lumineer (no prep veneer) over a front tooth that's cracked? Or would they have to put them on all of your front teeth?
Lower tooth ?: Are you asking about that lower tooth where the bonding keeps breaking and your dentist refuses to rebond the tooth? If so, the answer is no, you cannot put a no prep veneer on that tooth... there is no room since the lower tooth hits the lingual of your maxillary teeth. If we're talking about a maxillary tooth, you can have just one placed if you wish. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the options to straighten your teeth when you have a overbite and gaps in your teeth just at the top?
If you have a 100% deep bite and your front teeth have a gap and you have crocked bottom teeth would you qualify for braces?
Ortho with bridge: Generally speaking, permanent bridges cannot be moved with Orthodontic treatment, but the other teeth can be. However, each case is different and this requires a one on one personal consultation with an Orthodontist to determine what can and cannot be done and what your overall treatment options are. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Invisalign: Invisalign treatment can address many different malocclusions. It is very possible that it can for for your condition, but as to what is best over the long run will be determined by your orthodontist. Please discuss your desires and concerns before treatment begins. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
If you have crowded teeth and you get your wisdom teeth removed will your teeth straighten over time?
Porcelain veneers: Porcelain veneers can give a patient a beautiful smile. They can modify the shape, length, color and alignment of your natural teeth. The veneer is a thin porcelain shell that fits over the natural tooth. As opposed to a crown which covers the entire tooth, veneers are more conservative and often only cover the outer surface. We usually don't cover the back molars. Cost is $800-1600 each. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sure thing: The pit & fissure sealants are on the top, biting surfaces of the teeth. Orthodontic specialists would have little reason to put a brace in that location. In addition, we place a sealant on the front surface of teeth as we apply braces to help protect the enamel. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Sealants won't help: Sealants cover pits and fissures of teeth to prevent bacteria from getting into those areas- or prevent the bacteria that are already in those areas from getting foods they will metabolize thereby making acids that make cavities. Talk to your dentist about other ways to address your thinning teeth. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Dental veneers (sometimes called porcelain veneers or dental porcelain laminates) are thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth. These shells are bonded to the front of the teeth changing their color, shape, size or length and resulting in an improved appearance. They can be made from porcelain or ...Read more
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