Tooth staining and discoloration can cause embarrassment and diminish your self-esteem. There are a variety of reasons for dental staining and tooth discoloration, but before your cosmetic dental care specialist can recommend an effective treatment plan, they need to determine the type and cause of your staining. Here are different types of tooth staining, their causes, and treatment options.
Superficial, Extrinsic Stains
The most common types of dental stains are superficial, or extrinsic stains.