Regular dental cleanings, teeth whitening treatments, and avoiding stain-causing foods and drinks can help reduce or eliminate tooth stains.
Dr. Susan R. Pan, DDS, is a highly qualified dentist with a long-standing engagement in the field since 1986. She was a recipient of the Dr. Gerald Z Wright Award for graduating first in her class at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Western Ontario. Additionally, she worked as a clinical instructor for new dentists at the University of Western Ontario’s School of Dentistry and graduated from the Dental School of Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences. Dr. Pan has received recognition for her exceptional work, as she was consecutively awarded the Diamond Winner for the Readers’ Choice of their Favorite Dentist by the Hamilton Spectator in 2014 and 2015, and was nominated for the same title multiple times in 2007, 2010, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Professional treatments provide faster results than at-home kits. Sensitivity is common post-treatment. Not all discolorations can be bleached effectively.
Some individuals may find that Invisalign’s recommended removal for eating reduces snacking, potentially contributing to weight loss if combined with a healthy diet.
Causes include acidic foods/drinks, acid reflux, dry mouth, grinding, certain medications, genetics, and environmental factors.
Invisalign aligners can often be worn with a dental splint or nightguard, but consult with your orthodontist for personalized guidance.
Possible causes include cavities, gum recession, tooth grinding, worn fillings, fractured teeth, or exposed roots.
They improve the appearance of discolored, worn, chipped, broken, or misaligned teeth, providing a natural-looking smile.