Factors include aggressive brushing, gum disease, genetics, teeth grinding, tobacco use, and misaligned teeth.
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.
Brush with a soft-bristled toothbrush, avoid aggressive brushing, treat gum disease, avoid tobacco, and see a dentist for regular check-ups.
Using dental bonding, veneers, crowns, or if severe, root canal therapy.
It uses peroxide-based agents to break stains into smaller pieces, making the color less concentrated and teeth brighter.
Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to address small chips or irregular edges on teeth, creating a smoother and more uniform appearance.
You should remove your aligners before consuming frozen treats, as the extreme cold can make them brittle and more susceptible to damage.