Discoloration of the teeth due to various factors such as food, beverages, tobacco, medications, dental treatment materials and poor dental hygiene is called stained teeth.
HOW IS STAINED TEETH DIAGNOSED?
There are no special diagnostic tests for Stained Teeth. The dentist may perform a complete dental examination to confirm Stained Teeth. The doctor may determine the type of teeth discoloration during dental examination.
HOW IS STAINED TEETH TREATED?
Mild Stained Teeth can be treated through a bleaching gel. Root planing and scaling are some of the tooth cleaning techniques used for clearing extrinsic Stained Teeth. In severe cases a crown may be placed to cover Stained Teeth
DID YOU KNOW?
Tooth color varies according to race, gender and geographic location.