Treatments for Yellow and Discolored Teeth

Human teeth discolor due to various reasons. There are three main types of discoloration of teeth: Extrinsic - Staining that occurs in the outer layer of the teeth, called the enamel. The main cause is Coffee, Wine, Cola beverages and smoking. These types of stains are usually yellow in color. Intrinsic - Staining that occurs in the inner structure [...]

By | October 16th, 2014|Cosmetic Dentistry, Tobacco, Tooth Decay, Whitening|Comments Off on Treatments for Yellow and Discolored Teeth

The Real Cost of Cigarettes

The Real Cost is an initiative by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to help reduce teenage smoking. 9 out of 10 high school students don't currently smoke, and those numbers are fantastic, but we need to reduce that figure even further. This new commercial is targeted at a younger audience who are [...]

By | February 6th, 2014|misc, Tobacco|Comments Off on The Real Cost of Cigarettes

The Effect of Chewing Tobacco on Teeth

There's no way to sugar coat this: Chewing tobacco is terrible for teeth, mouths, and health. Just like cigarettes, smokeless tobacco contains nicotine and dangerous chemicals and, actually, is processed with sugar just the same as candy, and we all know how bad candy is for teeth. Even a small pinch next to the gums [...]

By | January 10th, 2014|Tobacco|Comments Off on The Effect of Chewing Tobacco on Teeth