FAQs on Teeth Staining

FAQs on Teeth Staining

Often our Dentists in Crystal City go through several patients having discoloration or stained teeth. These are usually brown or yellowish-brown spots on teeth but one can overcome this issue if they change their lifestyle or visit our Arlington VA Dentist. We frequently face questions regarding this issue and are professional’s dentists are here to answer them. Simply Call at: (571) 210 4747.

FAQs on Teeth Staining

•What causes stained teeth?

Intake of several kinds of food and drinks are the main cause of discoloration. Bigger reasons can be smoking, and even aging for that purpose.

•What are its preventive measures?

Prevention is always better than cure and it is quite easy in case of teeth staining. Quit smoking, avoid foods and beverage initiating stains, keep good oral hygiene by brushing twice a day, flossing, and using mouthwash on regular basis, and never forget to visit our dentists in Arlington every six months.

•Which kind of food causes staining?

Bright colored food contributes to teeth staining. These can be berries, spicy red curries, and red sauces. Hence, always brush your teeth after having them.

•Which kind of drinks causes staining?

In the case of drinks, everything that is bright and dark colored causes stains on the teeth. It is advisable to avoid drinks like colas, coffee, tea (white and green both), aerated drinks, and red wines.

•Can braces lead to discoloration?

It will be wrong to say that braces cause discoloration but actually the oral care during the braces on, is the main reason for stains. Hence, we recommend Invisalign Braces by our dentist in Arlington VA, in which you can easily remove them and brush your teeth normally.

•Can we cure any type of tooth stain?

There are 3 types of stains: Surface Stain, Under the Surface Stain, and Ageing Stains. Teeth whitening process can cure all three. Simply Call at: (571) 210 4747.