Symptoms can include jaw pain, headaches, difficulty chewing, clicking or locking of the jaw joint, and ear pain.
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.
Braces placed behind the teeth, making them virtually invisible, yet they can be as effective as traditional braces.
You can wear Invisalign aligners with a tongue or lip piercing, but be cautious to prevent any damage to the aligners or jewelry.
They replace missing teeth and surrounding tissues, providing function and aesthetics. They can be full (complete) or partial, depending on the number of missing teeth.
Diabetes can increase the risk of gum disease, fungal infections, dry mouth, and slow healing after dental procedures.
With good oral hygiene practices like brushing, flossing, regular dental check-ups, and avoiding hard or sticky foods.
When done correctly, teeth whitening is generally safe. However, it can cause tooth sensitivity. Always consult with a dentist before undergoing any whitening treatment.