All Tooth Stains Are Not Created Equal

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Arlington Teeth Bleaching Will an of our locally advertised Fort Worth teeth whitening options remove the stains from your teeth?

The effectiveness of teeth bleaching near Fort Worth depends partly on the types of stains.

Extrinsic tooth stains are the easiest to remove. These surface stains have not yet penetrated through the enamel into the dentin. Extrinsic stains are caused by dark-colored foods and beverages like blueberries, carrots, coffee, red wine, and cola. And nicotine is no better for your smile than it is for your lungs.

Unfortunately, even if you avoid these common teeth stainers, your teeth will become discolored over time. Like gray hair, wrinkles, and memory lapses, a dull smile is an inevitable part of aging for Fort Worth retirees.

Intrinsic tooth stains develop from the inside out. Tooth injury and tetracycline are the usual culprits. Intrinsic stains are more difficult to remove completely, but it is possible to lighten them with professional Zoom teeth whitening available at your Fort Worth cosmetic dental office.

If your teeth are stained, whether from coffee, tetracycline, or excessive fluoride, call Stephen Ratcliff, Family & Cosmetic Dentistry at 817-200-7323. We have treated many Fort Worth clients with extreme tooth discoloration.

It is never too late or too early to brighten your smile.

Fort Worth seniors can take years off their appearance by restoring the youthful white smile they once enjoyed. Fort Worth teens and young adults with surface stains can prevent them from becoming intrinsic stains with tooth bleaching.

Speaking of the younger set, did you know that people who drink energy drinks are at risk for many dental problems?

Stephen Ratcliff, Family & Cosmetic Dentistry is the cosmetic dentistry specialist near Fort Worth. Discover why hundreds of Fort Worth families trust us with their smiles.

Call us at 817-200-7323