Understanding Tooth Discoloration

Are you wondering why your teeth don’t appear as bright as they used to appear? Dentists find that there are a number of causes for stained and darkened teeth. Watch this video to gain a better understanding of tooth discoloration.

In some cases, teeth can become discolored as a side effect of medication use. Also, cigarette smoking and the use of tobacco products can leave stains on your teeth. Other causes of tooth discoloration can include the consumption some foods and beverages, such as tomato sauce, berries, coffee, and tea.

If you’re concerned about discoloration affecting the appearance of your smile, contact University Associates in Dentistry at (312) 704-5511. Our dentists offer free dental consultations for porcelain veneers and professional teeth whitening in Chicago .