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Grey teeth causes

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
Dentistry 50 years experience
Seveal things: In a young person, teeth can be stained by the use of tetracycline (an antibiotic). Once the teeth are formed, grey staining might be related to wear ... Read More
Dr. Gilberto Nunez
Cosmetic Dentistry 18 years experience
Several factors: Tetracycline antibiotic can cause graying of the teeth, also some vitamins with high iron content and several foods like berries, wine.
Dr. Gabriel Malouf
Specializes in Dentistry
Agreed.: Grey color can be caused by anything from medication your mother took during pregnancy to fillings you had done years ago to something your eating now... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Leaderman
Dentistry 49 years experience
Tooth decay: Teeth could turn gray only after the nerve dies. After endodontic treatment the tooth could be bleached white.
Dr. Charles Kattuah
Dentistry 23 years experience
A hereditary disease: Enamelogenesis imperfecta is a hereditary disease that can cause the teeth to appear gray or ghost shelled in appearance. Taking the antibiotic tetrac... Read More
Dr. James Donley
Dentistry 54 years experience
Antibiotic or blow.: Taking a tetracycline antibiotic during tooth development will cause a graying of all teeth but to a different degree depending upon where each tooth ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
Dentistry 50 years experience
See below: Grey is one of the basic intrinsic hues of teeth that we see in dentistry...Along with yellow, white and brown. Tetracycline (an antibiotic) can cause... Read More
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice 46 years experience
Tetracycline: Often teeth with a grey cast can be from high flouride or tetracycline antibiotics when the permanent teeth are forming.
Dr. Gabriel Malouf
Specializes in Dentistry
Agreed.: Grey color can be caused by anything from medication your mother took during pregnancy to fillings you had done years ago to something your eating now... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anna Guarna
Dentistry 35 years experience
Medication: Tetracycline/ and othe meds can cause a discoloration of the teeth.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Pedodontist: Best to see a Pedodontist, a children's dental specialist, immediately. Baby teeth may be fractured or displaced. Supporting tissues may be damaged. F... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Brodsky
Dentistry 58 years experience
Pulpal death: If the change is not due to staining from something you ate, it is probably indicitave of a tooth whose pulp (nerve) has died and is in need of root c... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
Pediatric Dentistry 34 years experience
Gray tooth : The most common cause for a grey primary or "milk" tooth is dental trauma. At some time in the past your child accidentally banged this tooth against... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
Grey tooth: This requires a one on one dental history, clinical examination and x-ray to determine cause and best course of action. Please set up an appointment w... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barnet Baron
Dentistry 53 years experience
Congenital?: I am a borad certified pediatric dentist. Many grey teeth are a result of trauma. The child may have fallen and struck the tooth. Blodd from the p... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Media Najafi
Dentistry 22 years experience
Tooth paste not: If teeth are very yellow and gray a tooth paste might not be able to whiten teeth. There are two types of stains: from inside of tooth or from outside... Read More

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