Through visual examination, probing, X-rays, or specialized devices that identify areas of tooth decay.
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.
Teeth-whitening products should be used under the guidance of your orthodontist to ensure they are compatible with your Invisalign treatment plan.
It increases the risk of gum disease, tooth loss, oral cancer, and leads to bad breath and tooth discoloration.
Avoid aggressive brushing, treat gum disease promptly, avoid tobacco, use a soft toothbrush, and see a dentist regularly.
You can consume flavored almond milk with added calcium and vitamin D with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of any added sugars and maintain good oral hygiene.
Similar to an inlay, but it extends to cover one or more cusps of a tooth, providing a middle ground between inlays and crowns.
Depending on the cause, treatments can include desensitizing toothpaste, fluoride gels, dental procedures like bonding or crowns, or treating the underlying issue.