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Discolored tooth

Discolored tooth or stained tooth is not a great sight while smiling. Discoloration can occur due to many reasons.They generally fall into extrinsic and intrinsic categories. Some of the reasons are:

  • Dental plaque/calculus
  • Smoking/consuming foods and drinks with artificial colors
  • Exposure to metallic compounds/usage of specific antibiotics
  • Dental caries/ trauma
  • Genetic disorders

A visit to our dentists will help you find most appropriate treatment option to remove the stains/discoloration on your teeth. An examination is required to find the underlying cause for the discoloration. Once understood the nature of discoloration, treatments can begin. The treatments could vary as

  • A professional clean by the Dentist
  • Bleaching
  • Internal bleaching in combination with root canal procedure
  • In some cases Veneers as the last option.
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