Treatments vary from non-surgical therapies like cleaning to surgical treatments like flap surgery or bone and tissue grafts.
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.
It’s the ideal timeframe (within an hour) after a tooth is knocked out to re-implant it successfully.
It’s recommended to switch to a new set of aligners at night to allow for adjustments and reduce initial discomfort.
Using a night guard, managing stress, and modifying lifestyle habits can help reduce or prevent teeth grinding.
Invisalign aligners can often be worn with temporary dental crowns or fillings, but consult with your orthodontist for personalized advice.
It provides essential nutrients for gum health and tooth repair, and a poor diet can increase the risk of gum disease or tooth decay.
Porcelain veneers can effectively restore the appearance of teeth with worn or chipped edges, creating a more youthful look.