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TOOTH WHITENING

Posted on : 27 Oct, 2015

What Causes Tooth Discoloration?

Teeth become discolored for different reasons:Some antibiotics may darken developing teeth in children. 
3) Aging - The dentin underneath the enamel of atooth gradually darkens with age.
4) Use of tobacco products.
5) Accidents - If a tooth has been traumatized,sometimes the nerve will gradually die, and the tooth becomes dark.
6) After Root Canal Therapy, a tooth will generally darken.

Is Whitening Safe? 

Whitening is very safe. 

Is Whitening For Me? 

The doctor will evaluate your teeth and smile to determine whether whitening is right for you. In some cases a different cosmetic procedure may better meet your expectations, but whitening is a safe, fast and easy process that is effective for almost everyone!

AreThere Any Side-Effects?

Some patients may experience heightened tooth sensitivity to cold, or mild tooth or gum sensitivity during treatment, but these symptoms are only temporary and disappear within a few days.