Doctors for Dental Fluorosis in Shivaji Nagar, Sangli
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Dental Fluorosis s a condition caused by overexposure of teeth to fluorine. The overexposure usually occurs during the first eight years of life, which is the time permanent teeth are formed. Teeth affected by fluorosis appear discoloured. Symptoms are:
• Lacy white markings on teeth
• Stains ranging from yellow to brown
• Irregular surface
• Obvious pits on teeth
HOW IS DENTAL FLUOROSIS DIAGNOSED?
Dentists conduct a careful dental examination for diagnosis dental fluorosis. They make use of a mirror for examining the teeth. He or she might evaluate your dental habits and the fluoride content in toothpastes, water and other dental creams
HOW IS DENTAL FLUOROSIS TREATED?
Treatment techniques for dental fluorosis are tooth whitening techniques. Bonding is another technique for masking fluorosis. Application of MI paste is also used for correcting dental fluorosis. Another technique is use of veneers for covering the front teeth for improving appearance.
DID YOU KNOW?
Dental fluorosis is very common in areas which contain more fluorides. However, it doesn't lead to tooth decay, cavities or other dental problems.