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.
Limit acidic foods and drinks, use a straw, rinse with water after consuming acids, and wait to brush. Use toothpaste with fluoride and see a dentist regularly.
It increases the risk of gum disease, tooth loss, oral cancer, and leads to bad breath and tooth discoloration.
A bridge replaces missing teeth by anchoring to adjacent teeth, while an implant replaces a tooth root and requires a crown on top.
Pain, swelling, redness in gums, bad taste, fever, and swollen lymph nodes. Immediate dental care is essential.
You can consume herbal kombucha with added probiotics and antioxidants with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of its acidity and maintain good oral hygiene.
Gingivitis is an early stage of gum disease characterized by red, swollen gums that may bleed easily when brushed.