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Treating Gum Disease

By Pamela Li, in Articles, on March 30, 2011 | Comments (0)

Ottawa , ON- Ottawa cosmetic dentistry provider Dr. Pamela Li has extensive experience treating periodontal – or gum – disease.  However, she notes that the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of gum disease are not well understood by many dental patients. Periodontal disease can be serious, and is the leading reason for tooth loss in Canadian adults.

The early stage of periodontal disease is gingivitis, in which plaque builds up, allows the accumulation of bacteria and causes the gums to be red and inflamed - and sometimes bleed during brushing and flossing. (more…)

Fixes for Dry Mouth

By pamelali, in News, on October 17, 2010 | Comments (0)

Ottawa ON – Ottawa dentist, Dr. Pamela Li often sees patients with Dry Mouth Syndrome, a condition caused by decreased or absent saliva. Without the moisture of saliva, a patient could experience an increase in cavities and gum infection. The bacteria, sugars and acids that are always present in the mouth are usually washed away from teeth, root surfaces, and gums by saliva.

Dry mouth can be caused by medications for allergies, depression, high blood pressure, or insomnia – as well as a host of other conditions. “If you’re taking prescription medicine, it’s doubtful that you can stop it. However, you must be extra careful about preventive dental care,” says Dr. Li, an Ottawa  dental implants provider.
Below are some hints for treating dry mouth as recommended by Ottawa cosmetic dentistry provider Dr. Li: (more…)

Ottawa Dentist Reflects On Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings

By pamelali, in News, on April 12, 2010 | Comments (0)

Throughout April, Ottawa dentist Dr. Pamela Li looks to help anyone interested in learning more about oral cancer and provide oral cancer screenings for those who feel like they are in danger of having this illness. Though Dr. Li always looks to help her patients in any way she can, being that April is oral health month, the Ottawa dentistry practitioner hopes to help her patients catch oral cancer early on and improve prognosis. (more…)

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