Possible reasons include gum disease, aggressive brushing, new toothbrush, pregnancy, or medical conditions like bleeding disorders.
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.
Porcelain veneers can effectively restore the appearance of teeth affected by erosion from acidic foods or beverages.
Brush and floss regularly, have professional cleanings, eat a balanced diet, avoid tobacco, and manage conditions like diabetes.
You can wear lipstick or lip balm with Invisalign aligners, but be sure to apply them after inserting the aligners to prevent transfer.
You should remove your aligners before consuming frozen treats, as the extreme cold can make them brittle and more susceptible to damage.
Thin shells of porcelain or resin that cover the front surface of teeth, improving their appearance in terms of color, shape, size, or length.
Causes include certain medications, aging, radiation therapy, diseases, and tobacco or alcohol use.