Teeth Whitening

Welcome to the Art of Dentistry News Room. Below is a list of the latest press releases written about Dr. Robin Rutherford and our general and cosmetic dentistry practice. Click on any of the links below to read the most recent news regarding our latest treatments, techniques, technologies, and other pertinent dentistry information.
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Stains can develop on the teeth for a variety of reasons. One not so obvious cause is from tetracycline, an antibiotic used for bacterial infections. Tetracycline stains are one of the most difficult types of discoloration to get rid of. Luckily, our experienced cosmetic dentist – Robin Rutherford, DDS – offers porcelain veneers as an effective solution for covering tetracycline-stained teeth. When teeth become exposed to the antibiotic tetracycline during tooth mineralization or calcification, the tetracycline can bind to the […]

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White spots or white spot lesions may develop on teeth for a variety of reasons. It is difficult to determine just one cause of white spots as there are so many ways that could lead to this type of discoloration. Luckily, white spots can be treated, and oftentimes prevented with proper oral hygiene maintenance. Our team at The Art of Dentistry, led by cosmetic dentist Dr. Robin Rutherford, strives to give our patients the best dental care possible while informing […]

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As we age, almost everyone will experience some kind of teeth staining or discoloration. These stains can interfere with the aesthetics of your smile, which can in turn negatively impact your confidence. However, although some degree of tooth discoloration is inevitable, you can help slow the process by avoiding the common causes of staining. Some of the most common sources of tooth discoloration are: Food: Certain foods, including coffee, tea, berries, cola, and tomato sauce, can stain teeth over time. […]

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