Discuss fears with your dentist, choose a low-stress appointment time, use relaxation techniques, or consider sedation dentistry options.
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.
You can consume energy water with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of its high caffeine and sugar content.
After removing decay, the dentist fills the cavity with a composite material that matches the tooth’s color, then cures it with a special light.
It increases the risk of cavities, gum disease, mouth sores, and fungal infections, and can cause difficulty in speaking, swallowing, and wearing dentures.
Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to mask minor discolorations on teeth, providing a more uniform and attractive smile.
Pediatric dentists specialize in the oral health of children from infancy through adolescence.
Dental picks with a silicone tip, soft rubber tip, and textured tip can be used with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.