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Doctor insights on: Brown Discoloration Of Teeth

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Brown discoloration around gumline and between teeth, what is this?

Brown discoloration around gumline and between teeth, what is this?

Tarter: This could be stains, decay or tarter. All of these are disease and need the care of a dentist. See a dentist asap. ...Read more

Brown Teeth (Definition)

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What is the cause of brown teeth?

What is the cause of brown teeth?

Many factors: Brown teeth can be the result of many factors, including your diet, too much Fluoride in your water source when you were younger, and decay. If the color seems to be on the outside of the teeth, it could be from drinking tea or coffee, smoking and other dark foods and should be easily bleached out. However, darkness inside, or "intrinsic", can be from the dentin color and isn't easily lightened. ...Read more

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I have brown teeth. How can I make them white?

I have brown teeth. How can I make them white?

External vs internal: The question that needs to be asked is what caused the teeth to be brown. If they've always been brown since childhood, it's possible you have a syndrome, fluorosis (too much fluoride), or enamel deficiency. If they've become more brown w/ age, some enamel may be wearing thin, exposing the dentin (which is the layer immediately underneath). Dentin is naturally darker. Reduce dark colored drinks. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Brown teeth?

What is the definition or description of: Brown teeth?

Brown teeth... or?: I'm not sure what you're asking here. Please pose a more specific question. ...Read more

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What are ways to make brown teeth whiter?

What are ways to make brown teeth whiter?

Many methods: It depends upon how dark the teeth are, and whether it is from external or internal staining or both. Methods include professional cleaning, tooth whitening, laminates and all porcelain crowns. See a dentist to discuss your options. ...Read more

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Why would a kid be born with brown teeth?

Why would a kid be born with brown teeth?

Diff reasons: A baby's teeth can come in looking brown for a few different reasons: if the mother was taking certain medications during pregnancy (such as Tetracycline), or if she had a fever during the time when baby's teeth were developing in the womb. ...Read more

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Please I have a brown teeth.How can I make it white without eroding enamel?

Please I have a brown teeth.How can I make it white without eroding enamel?

Few Options: Unfortunately with brown teeth which are usually due to antibiotic staining at the time when these teeth were developing or just genetic shade of the teeth nothing really works very well except getting veneers done. And veneers will require some shaving of the enamel before placing the final restorations. ...Read more

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