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Is there a cure for transparent teeth or teeth that have lost enamel?

Is there a cure for transparent teeth or teeth that have lost enamel?

Prevention: Prevention is always the best cure. Some studies have shown minimum remineraliation through oil pulling. Also through a major change in diet of healthy fats, vitamin d and specific mineral intake, teeth can be remineralized. Research the work of dr. Weston price for more details. Otherwise, there are many dental possibilities to restore beauty and function to transparent teeth. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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What can cause transparent teeth?

What can cause transparent teeth?

Enamel: Thinning of the enamel can make teeth look more translucent. ...Read more

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Question about transparent teeth?

Question about transparent teeth?

Beautiful solutions: When enamel has been lost and becomes very thin the underlying yellow orange dentin is no longer masked by this translucent enamel. It appears transparent. Dental scientist and material experts have developed superior sturdy enamel substitutes in the form of ceramics and ceramic/composite combination. Complete, partial and on lay crowns are first choice. Frequently veneers on front teeth work. ...Read more

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Dental professionals, "transparent teeth", what to do?

Dental professionals, "transparent teeth", what to do?

Thin teeth?: Do you drink a lot of soda and/or citrus? Must remove the cause before trying to protect ; preserve what you have left of your enamel. Acids from soda and lemons, etc, as well as over-whitening them wear away the teeth enamel, making them look too thin. Solution: proenamel toothpaste, act Fluoride mouthwash, ; seeing a dentist to make sure they do not need some kind of protective restorations. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Transparent teeth?

What is the definition or description of: Transparent teeth?

Transparrent teeth: If teeth become thinned on the lip side or the tongue side light may pass through the enamel rather than being reflected back, giving the appearance of transparency rather than translucency. Most common causes are wear from malocclusion or parafunctional habits, or erosion from acid reflux or eating disorder. See your Dentist for care. ...Read more

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Slightly transparent teeth?

Slightly transparent teeth?

Be concerned: When enamel has been lost and becomes very thin the underlying yellow orange dentin is no longer masked by this translucent enamel. It appears transparent. Protecting the remaining enamel is essential by avoiding bacterial accumulation in plaque and acidic substances that will demineralized further, the remaining enamel. New dental ceramics in combination with composite make excellent replacemen. ...Read more

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How can you fix transparent teeth?

See dentist: There are several different treatment available and the difference between them is determined by what your teeth look like and how much you want to pay to correct the problem. See your dentist, explain your concerns and then the dentist can tell you your different options. ...Read more

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What's up with semi transparent teeth?

What's up with semi transparent teeth?

Enamel: Enamel is translucent and can vary slightly between people. There is little dentin near the incisal edges, making the edges look transparent. ...Read more

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Dental professionals, "transparent teeth"?

Dental professionals, "transparent teeth"?

Enamel: If you are referring to the edges of the front teeth being transparent, this is usually due to the natural transparency of enamel. Also, severely worn teeth can look transparent. ...Read more

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Is there a way to fix transparent teeth?

Is there a way to fix transparent teeth?

Lumineers: Lumineers is a fantastic option to permanently change the color, shape and size of the front teeth in a spectacular fashion often without shots or any tooth adjustments. The materials used are very strong (zirconia) and the results are amazing! ...Read more

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Are there any solutions to transparent teeth?

Are there any solutions to transparent teeth?

Transparent teeth: After discussing the cause of your transparent teeth, your dentist can discuss options for improving their health and durability. Composite bonding, porcelain laminate, ceramic crowns, etc. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for teeth color?

What is the best treatment for teeth color?

Bleaching: I recommend patients try bleaching for discolored teeth first if the teeth are not too dark. If teeth are really dark then porcelain laminates or crowns may be needed. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for TMJ that is caused from clenching teeth?

What is the best treatment for TMJ that is caused from clenching teeth?

Options: Do you also grind your teeth at night? Clenching occurs during the day. A lot depends on the the history and diagnosis that you have received for your tmj/tmd. An oral mouthpiece may be indicated, but there are many types and often are constructed based upon diagnosis. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for brown color of teeth?

Tooth bleaching: Yellow and brown color teeth respond better to bleaching than gray colored teeth. Check with you dentist to see what he/she would recommend for your teeth and your expectations ...Read more

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Teeth paining and hole in teeth left side lower what is the best treatment?

Teeth paining and hole in teeth left side lower what is the best treatment?

Pain: If the pain is constant/ lingers and it is throbbing the best treatment is a root canal followed by a crown to protect the tooth. If the pain is not constant then you may be able to just have a filling. Please see your dentist today to get out of pain so you can enjoy the long weekend. ...Read more

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My nti nightguard made my teeth shift. I have a underbite now and the bite is uneven. Why did this happen, and what is the best treatment to fix it?

My nti nightguard made my teeth shift. I have a underbite now and the bite is uneven. Why did this happen, and what is the best treatment to fix it?

Not sure, discuss it: While at first glance, you might attribute 100% of your problem to the nti appliance, it might be more complicated than that. That is not to say that the nti appliance made it worse, (nor caused it). Never having seen you or your bite before and now, we can only guess as to what's going on and why. Discuss this with your dentist and consider orthodontics if appropriate. ...Read more

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Hie im a 20 year old guy and have multiple diastema with 4 gaps between my front teeth. I would like to know which is the best treatment option?

Hie im a 20 year old guy and have multiple diastema with 4 gaps between my front teeth. I would like to know which is the best treatment option?

Treatment Options: Since treatment plans depend on a number of factors, including your bite, size of your teeth and diastemas, budget, and timeframe for completion of care, it would be best to consult with a local dentist who can actually examine you, listen to your desires, explain your options, and discuss fees. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for teeth pain?

What's the best treatment for teeth pain?

How many times...: ...Has this same question, or a slight variation, been asked on healthtap and answered by so many dentists the same way? Best rx, see your dentist. This isn't a do-it-yourself problem. There's nothing you can take to fix it. You need professional help. Get off the computer, pick up a phone, and call your dentist...Now. ...Read more

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I am suffering from sensitive teeth. What type of treatment will be the best to whiten my teeth with?

I am suffering from sensitive teeth. What type of treatment will be the best to whiten my teeth with?

Desensitizer: First of all, having sensitive teeth is not normal although it is a common problem. Find out why they are sensitive and have a plan to reduce sensitivity. Whitening is known to cause sensitivity even for those who are without sensitivity. Applying potassium nitrate before ; after whitening greatly reduces sensitivity. Ask your dentist. It is also an active ingredient in sensodyne tooth pastes. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for a baby with teething pain? My 10 month old son has 2 teeth erupting at the same time and seems to be in great discomfort.

What's the best treatment for a baby with teething pain? My 10 month old son has 2 teeth erupting at the same time and seems to be in great discomfort.

Cold teething rings: Cold will slow the transmission of pain messages to the brain at any age. For teething pain, I prefer a collection of several freezable rings that you can rotate over the day, replacing them as they thaw & refreezing. Medicines offer meager benefit & some problems. The teething gels last a few minutes & can set of some blood reactions. Benedryl can be applied topically but lasts only a few min. ...Read more

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What is the best place to go to get teeth whitening treatment for sensitive teeth?

What is the best place to go to get teeth whitening treatment for sensitive teeth?

A dental office: A special "kor whitening" technique (only available at a dental office) has a procedure which treats tooth sensitivity while the whitening is being done. Talk to your dentist! ...Read more

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Which is the best teeth treatment when your fragile dead tooth turns gray?

Which is the best teeth treatment when your fragile dead tooth turns gray?

Post and Crown: A fragile tooth should be restored with a crown. If it needs root canal therapy, then that is completed first, then a post, then the crown. ...Read more

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What is the best dental treatment for a teenager to temporarily replace missing teeth prior to getting implants?

What is the best dental treatment for a teenager to temporarily replace missing teeth prior to getting implants?

No one best: There are many options. It depends upon the location, age, tooth position, bite, finances, etc. You need to discuss this issue with the general dentist or prosthodonist taking care of the patient. We can only give you some general information which may or may not apply to your own particular circumstances. That would not be very helpful. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a tooth abscess?

What is the best treatment for a tooth abscess?

See a dentist: A tooth abcess can become a severe problem if left untreated. You may need root canal treatment or extraction.
See a dentist. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for shaky paiful tooth?

What is the best treatment for shaky paiful tooth?

See a Dentist: If the tooth is moving and painful it probably has an infection in the gums and/or tooth. Most likely the tooth will need to be removed but you should go see a dentist to have an xray taken asap. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a chipped tooth?

What is the best treatment for a chipped tooth?

Several options: Depending on your situation, your dentist will determine how best to fix it. ...Read more

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Loose front tooth/gum from trauma. What is the best treatment?

Loose front tooth/gum from trauma. What is the best treatment?

Splint and suture: If the gums are cut, they may need a few sutures, if the tooth is loose, it must be placed back in proper position and stabilized there w a splint. This will also allow the surrounding bone to heal if there is an alveolar fracture. In addition, a dentist needs to monitor the status of the pulp inthe affected tooth, perhaps a root canal will be needed. Other teeth in the area as well as opposing th. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the best treatment for tooth enamel loss?

Help please? What is the best treatment for tooth enamel loss?

Enamel loss: See a dentist to determine the cause of the enamel loss as well as the available treatment options. There is no one "best treatment" for what you describe. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a possible tooth erupting in the spce where the lower and upper jaw meet?

Depends: Depends it this erupting tooth will be of use. If it is then orthodontic treatment may be the best treatment. If the erupting tooth will be non functional, then it may be better off to extract the tooth. Please consult your doctor for an evaluation and xrays. ...Read more

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My tooth No. 45's been decayed for many years without any treatment. What remains now is the root which sometime aches. What's the best treatment now?

My tooth No. 45's been decayed for many years without any treatment. What remains now is the root which sometime aches. What's the best treatment now?

Hard to say...: But for most things, if they're left to rot for a few years, they need to be discarded. The best thing you can do for your self its to find a terrific local dentist. Have yourself examined and follow up on necessary care. ...Read more

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Transparent Teeth (Definition)

If teeth become thinned on the lip side or the tongue side light may pass through the enamel rather than being reflected back, giving the appearance of transparency rather than translucency. Most common causes are wear from malocclusion or parafunctional habits, or erosion from acid reflux or eating disorder. See ...Read more