Cleaning the tongue can remove bacteria and debris, reduce bad breath, and enhance the sense of taste.
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.
Invisalign aligners can often be worn with a removable mouthguard for sports, but consult with your orthodontist for personalized advice.
An electric toothbrush can be used with attachments in place, but use it gently to avoid damaging the aligners or attachments.
Sugar feeds oral bacteria, producing acid that erodes enamel, leading to cavities.
Most patients can return to work and regular activities within a few days after dental implant surgery. However, it’s essential to follow your dentist’s post-operative instructions for a smooth recovery.
They hold straightened teeth in place, preventing them from shifting after orthodontic treatment, ensuring long-term alignment.
For correcting misaligned teeth or jaws, improving oral health, function, and aesthetics.