Porcelain veneers are made from porcelain and are custom-fabricated in a dental lab. Composite veneers are made from a tooth-colored resin and can often be placed in a single visit at the dental office.
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.
Tooth decay exposes the inner layers of the tooth, making it sensitive to temperature, pressure, or sweets, leading to pain.
Porcelain veneers are custom-designed to ensure a natural look and fit. They should not make your teeth look bulky or oversized when properly placed.
Yes, dental implants can be used to replace multiple missing teeth, and they can also support full arch restorations like implant-supported dentures or bridges. This provides a stable and natural-looking solution for extensive tooth loss.
Maintain oral hygiene, eat a balanced diet, avoid frequent snacking on sugary foods/drinks, use fluoride toothpaste, and have regular dental check-ups.
A dentist specializing in treating the pulp and nerve of the tooth, commonly performing root canal treatments.
Using mouthwash or breath fresheners is acceptable, but it’s essential to rinse thoroughly and ensure the aligners remain clean.