The darkening of the teeth is a problem that affects a large part of the population. The origin can be related to several causes such as the intake of drugs (tetracyclines) in the age of tooth formation, childhood diseases, dental aging, impact trauma, tooth pathologies and some eating habits that facilitate decoloring of tooth surface: coffee, tea, wine, tobacco, etc.
The application of therapies ranging from tooth whitening to the placement of permanently attached ceramic layer on a tooth.
A 28-year-old patient with dark teeth caused by the ingestion of coffee and tobacco. After several sessions of whitening in clinic, the original white color of teeth was recovered.