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Upper wisdom tooth removed last week via local anastesia.I noticed the veins in the mouth where the injection given is now white shade. Normal?

Upper wisdom tooth removed last week via local anastesia.I noticed the veins in the mouth where the injection given is now white shade. Normal?

Veins?: I'm not sure what you are referring to but i don't think there is any concern regardless. We don't normally see veins in that area and local anesthesia or the surgery would unlikely cause any problems to either small capillaries or veins. Make sure you have your dentist see you for a follow up visit and then he\she can address any of your concerns. ...Read more

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I'm wondering what is the whitest shade achievable with teeth bleaching?

American Standard: Although everyone responds differently to the whitening gels, i've seen teeth whiter than bathroom porcelain... My ceramist calls it "toilet bowl white". On the vita shade scale, that is lighter than b1, the lightest "natural" shade the company manufactures. Hope this info helps... ...Read more

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If i start using regular toothpaste will my teeth go back to normal shade and won't leave marks wear my bracket was?

If i start using regular toothpaste will my teeth go back to normal shade and won't leave marks wear my bracket was?

Maybe: If it does not improve in a few weeks it would be good to see your dentist about other treatment options. This may include bleaching and bonding. ...Read more

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Is b1 dental shade a good bright/white shade or is it yellowish? I want to whiten my teeth but don't want them unnatural of fake looking white

Is b1 dental shade a good bright/white shade or is it yellowish? I want to whiten my teeth but don't want them unnatural of fake looking white

Vita Shades: B1 is the lightest of the natural tooth shades.. there are lighter shades, but they are bleached shades and can look "chalky". Whiten your teeth first, and then pick the color of your new crown, not the other way around. ...Read more

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Can I have a new dental crown replaced? I have a crown that's a month old, and structurally it's fine, but i just don't like the way it looks. The shade isn't quite right, and i think the way it lines up with the rest of my teeth is a bit off. I don't kno

Can I have a new dental crown replaced? I have a crown that's a month old, and structurally it's fine, but i just don't like the way it looks. The shade isn't quite right, and i think the way it lines up with the rest of my teeth is a bit off. I don't kno

As : As dr scharf advised, it can be remade and should be made so that you are happy. Were you given a mirror to look at the crown before it was cemented in your mouth i always give my patients a mirror so that they can give me their approval. Before your dentist inserts your new crown, take a look and make sure you are happy. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get very white teeth? I brush them every morning and night, and they never seem to get white. Only a softer shade of yellowish

What is the best way to get very white teeth? I brush them every morning and night, and they never seem to get white. Only a softer shade of yellowish

See a dentist: Visit your dentist and discuss the option of professional grade teeth bleaching. You can have the option of in office bleaching of your teeth or using bleaching trays for the teeth which can be used daily for your convenience. ...Read more

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