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how to get rid of white spots on teeth

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
A dentist can: See a dentist to discuss the methods available to remove those white spots.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
White spots: White spots are caused by irregularities of the enamel rods reflecting light unevenly, or by ares where calcium has been etched out of the tooth surfa ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Determine Cause: Are the white spots an intrinsic color of the enamel demineralized enamel, or calculus? Until we know what caused them, it is hard to advise you if th ... Read More
Dr. David Mjos
44 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: White spots can be several things. It could be intrinsic (ie born that way) or it could be early signs of decay. (ie decalcifiction) decalalcificati ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sami Latif
37 years experience Dentistry
Calcification ,: Did you bleach your teeth ?or you had braces? If so these whitish spots appear after bleaching , most often they will go after the tooth is dehydrated ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelly Kane
25 years experience Pediatrics
MI paste: It may not work but it is worth a try if they bother you.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
I recommend you: See a dentist to have this evaluated. White spots could be enamel hypocalcification, decalcification or actual cavities. The diagnosis will determine ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Calculus: The plaque that is left on your teeth will calcify and form the hard deposits that you are concerned about. The only way to remove this is by a den ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Wait it out or......: Although this would actually have to be seen just to be sure, it will probably heal on its own without any treatment. If you can't wait or it doesn't ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manami Yamaguchi
25 years experience Dentistry
Professional Care: It is unlikely that you will be able to remove them by yourself, unless the yellow ; red spots are some food between your teeth. Brush well, and visit ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
No: There is no magic wand or home remedy currently available. If you do want to see exactly what is causing it and what can be done to remove or repair i ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Dentist: Get advice from your dentist. There should be a way of resolving this discoloration. All the best.

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