Factors include aging, gum disease, tooth loss, bruxism (teeth grinding), or the natural growth of the jawbone.
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.
Maintain good oral hygiene, have regular dental check-ups, avoid tobacco, maintain a balanced diet, and consider using an antimicrobial mouthwash.
Brush twice daily, floss once a day, use fluoride toothpaste, rinse with mouthwash, and have regular dental check-ups.
Yes, porcelain veneers can be used to create a more even and aesthetically pleasing incisal edge on a tooth.
Maintain oral hygiene, use antimicrobial or therapeutic mouthwash, eat a balanced diet, avoid tobacco, and have regular dental check-ups.
You can use a soft-bristle toothbrush to clean your tongue, but be cautious not to dislodge the aligners.
Yes, dental implants can replace missing teeth in both the upper and lower jaws, offering comprehensive solutions for full-mouth tooth loss.