Dental implant failure can result from factors such as poor oral hygiene, smoking, uncontrolled systemic diseases, and inadequate bone density. Following post-operative care instructions is crucial to minimize these risks.
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 gradually resume eating your favorite foods as your dental implant heals and integrates with the jawbone. Initially, stick to soft and non-chewy foods and gradually transition to a regular diet.
You can consume herbal kombucha with added probiotics with porcelain veneers, but be cautious of its acidity and maintain good oral hygiene.
An electric toothbrush can be used with Invisalign aligners, but use it gently to avoid damaging the aligners.
They design and create dental prosthetics like crowns, bridges, dentures, and orthodontic appliances based on dentist’s specifications.
Porcelain veneers can be used to make teeth appear longer and more even in length, improving the overall symmetry of the smile.
To restore the function and appearance of a tooth damaged by decay, replacing the decayed portion after it’s removed.