Invisalign can correct various bite issues, but the extent of correction depends on the severity of your condition. Consult with your orthodontist for a personalized assessment.
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.
Yes, you can get porcelain veneers for a single tooth or a few teeth, depending on your specific needs and goals.
Dental implants are known for their durability and can last a lifetime with proper care. In contrast, other options like bridges and dentures may need replacement or adjustments over time.
You can use a tongue scraper with porcelain veneers, but be gentle to avoid dislodging the veneers.
Chewing sugarless gum is not recommended while wearing Invisalign aligners, as it can damage them or cause them to become dislodged.
Practice good oral hygiene, avoid aggressive brushing, quit smoking, and consult a periodontist for treatment options.
Contact your regular dentist, use online directories, call local dental societies, or visit dental schools or hospital emergency departments.