Discolored or yellow teeth can be embarrassing and cause you to hide your smile. Discoloration of the teeth is fairly common as patients age.Fairfax, VA dentist Dr. Sareen offers a range of cosmetic treatments to address tooth discoloration so patients may enjoy a whiter, brighter, younger-looking smile.
What causes tooth discoloration?
Teeth can become discolored for many reasons. Dr. Sareen will thoroughly examine teeth and ask you questions about your lifestyle and medical history to determine the cause of your tooth discoloration and recommend the appropriate treatment.
Some common causes of tooth discoloration are:
- Aging causing enamel erosion
- Certain kinds of prescription medications
- Wine, tea, and dark sodas
- Medical conditions
- Trauma to tooth
Certain tooth stains such as trauma or discoloration caused by medications may be resistant to traditional teeth whitening procedures. Dr. Sareen works with patients to develop a cosmetic teeth whitening treatment that provides optimal results.
Laser Teeth Whitening
Dr. Sareen offers state of the art dental technology for more precise treatment and improved teeth whitening results.
Laser teeth whitening uses a combination of traditional bleaching gels and state of the art laser technology to whiten teeth. In just about 20 minutes, patients enjoy a smile that is up to 8 shades whiter.
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