Maintain good oral hygiene, rinse with saltwater, avoid tobacco and spicy foods, and see a dentist if the condition persists.
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.
Mainly plaque buildup, but also factors like hormonal changes, medications, diseases, and certain habits (smoking).
Porcelain veneers can effectively conceal craze lines, providing a smoother and more appealing tooth surface.
Yes, dental implants can improve speech difficulties that result from missing teeth. They provide stable support for speech and articulation.
Maintain oral hygiene, use antimicrobial or therapeutic mouthwash, eat a balanced diet, avoid tobacco, and have regular dental check-ups.
Causes include poor oral hygiene, certain foods, dry mouth, smoking, dental issues, or systemic diseases like diabetes or gastrointestinal disorders.
You can use a tongue scraper while wearing Invisalign aligners, but be gentle to avoid dislodging the aligners.