Smoke damages teeth in many ways.
Cigarettes limit the ability of the mouth to fight infections and the body remains defenseless against the bacteria produced by smoking.
Increased plaque and bacteria in the oral cavity responsible for multiple oral health issues, such as:
- Teeth discoloration
- Oral malodor
- Oral cancer, etc.
Your dentist can help you with a treatment plan that helps alleviate smoking-related problems.
However, the only way to get rid of these issues completely is to quit smoking.
Dental issues are just one of the many parts of your body that can be affected by smoking. Quitting smoking will ensure a healthier life for years to come.