A dentist specializing in the design, manufacture, and fitting of artificial replacements for teeth and other parts of the mouth.
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.
Plaque is a soft, sticky film of bacteria. If not removed, it hardens into tartar, a hard deposit that requires professional cleaning to remove.
Hormonal changes can increase the risk of gum disease, pregnancy tumors, and tooth erosion due to morning sickness.
Porcelain veneers can effectively create more even and symmetrical edges on teeth, enhancing their overall appearance.
Make it fun, use flavored toothpaste, get a fun toothbrush, set a routine, brush together, and reward good behavior.
Flossing removes plaque and food particles between teeth and below the gumline where toothbrushes can’t reach, preventing gum disease and cavities.
A properly-fitted mouthguard is the best way to protect against dental injuries during physical activities.