2019

Whitening a Grey Tooth: Is It Possible?

Dentist Blog

The most familiar face in the world, as far as you're concerned, is your own. It doesn't matter if you're a supermodel or the elephant man, your face is the one that stares back at you from the mirror each and every day. You're so utterly used to it that even minor imperfections are just a fact of life, and this is particularly true with your smile. If you have a single grey tooth in your mouth and decide that you want to give your smile a makeover, can you in fact whiten it?

26 December 2019

Why Tartar Sometimes Turns Black

Dentist Blog

Tartar forms on teeth when you fail to remove plaque from your teeth. Plaque is the sticky residue of food debris combined with the bacteria that feed on that debris. In general, brushing your teeth twice a day should ensure that you keep tartar at bay, for the most part. However, if you fail to remove plaque from an area of your teeth 12 days in a row, that plaque becomes tartar.

24 September 2019