Yes, dental implants provide significant cosmetic benefits by restoring a natural-looking smile and preserving facial bone structure. They can enhance a person’s self-confidence and overall appearance.
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.
Maintain good oral hygiene, have regular dental check-ups, avoid tobacco, maintain a balanced diet, and consider using an antimicrobial mouthwash.
They use bleaching agents (usually hydrogen or carbamide peroxide) to break stains into smaller pieces, making them less visible.
Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to address minor ridges or bulges on teeth, creating a more uniform and attractive appearance.
Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to create a more regular and aesthetically pleasing margin shape on a tooth.
Abrasion most commonly occurs as a shiny V shaped groove at the gum line of the teeth contributing to a notching appearance.
Abrasion associated with a destructive diet will cause a flattening appearance of the chewing surfaces of the back teeth.
Dental products come in a wide range of abrasiveness. Because exposure to abrasive toothpastes occurs on a daily basis, it is important to select products that will minimize the abrasive risk to your teeth.
A dentist specializing in treating diseases of the tooth pulp and nerve. They often perform procedures like root canals.