How To Fix Stained Teeth?

Can discolored teeth be fixed?

One way that some cosmetic dentists will fix a discolored front tooth is to install a colored crown that matches the color of the rest of your teeth. If the dental injury that caused your tooth to discolor has also caused the tooth to weaken, a crown could solve both of your problems at the same time.

What causes stained teeth?

Types of Tooth Discoloration (Stains)

It occurs when stain particles, such as pigmented residue from food or drink, build-up in the film of protein that covers the tooth enamel. Extrinsic tooth stains are typically caused by tobacco use or by regularly drinking coffee and tea, wine or cola drinks.

How much does it cost to fix discolored teeth?

The cost of teeth whitening can vary quite significantly from product to product, procedure to procedure. Professional, in-office teeth whitening is the most expensive option with a national average of $650 per visit (pricing can vary between $500 to $1,000).