A cosmetic procedure where a tooth-colored composite material is applied, shaped, hardened, and polished to repair or improve appearance.
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.
A procedure to treat infection or damage in the pulp (center) of a tooth. It involves removing the pulp, cleaning the canal, and sealing it.
Causes include cavities, gum infections, grinding teeth, abscesses, and damaged fillings or dental work.
Invisalign aligners can often be worn with a dental splint or retainer, but consult with your orthodontist for personalized guidance.
Using whitening mouthwash with your aligners in place is not recommended, as it can affect the aligners and the whitening process.
A proxabrush with a silicone tip can be used with porcelain veneers, but remove your aligners for effective cleaning between your teeth.
You can see the final results of porcelain veneers immediately after they are bonded to your teeth. They provide an instant transformation of your smile.