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I have this staining since a while after my permanent teeth was  grown. Im now eighteen. and my other teeth is not as white as others though i hv been using whitening toothpaste. Why does it happen and how could they be cleared? Thanks a lot!

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Hi sky
You have floride related stains. I usually happens when drinking water supply during your early childhood has high floride content.
Solutions range from:
Least invasive, micro and macro abrasion, whitening to
Slightly invasive, composite bonding to
Moderately invasive, ceramic veneers
To
Very invasive ceramic crowns


Solutions can range from:Doing nothing

Microabrasion: http://www.dentalartandscience.com/microabrasion/microabrasion.htm

Macroabrasion: http://dentalstudynotes.pgpreparation.in/2011/01/microabrasion-macroabrasion.htm

Dental whitening: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tooth_bleaching

Veneers and crowns: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Veneer_(dentistry)

The choice being decided on cost, time, doctors skill, laboratory support, equipment available at hand etc
Best wishes
Dr mayank kaurani
India

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dr mayank kaurani BDS, MDS

Expertise

rootcanals, cosmetic dentistry, dental pain, cavities, tooth colored fillings, endodontic diagnosis, post & cores, ceramic veneers, composite fillings, dental whitening, bleaching etc. please remember: i cannot treat you online and neither can i touch your teeth or test their health! i can give you general suggestions and critically evaluate various treatments and offer my advice.

Experience

14 years of clinical experience. i am a professor in a postgraduate dental school, in the department of endodontics. my primary field of specialization is in endodontics and conservative dentistry. i am a consultant endodontist in private dental clinics and run my own clinic restricted to conservative dentistry & endodontics since 2006.

Organizations
DENTAL SPA, JAIPUR (INDIA). Mahatma Gandhi Dental College, jaipur(india)

Publications
new york state dental journal journal of contemporary dental practise

Education/Credentials
BDS, MDS (conservative dentistry & endodontics)

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