Do you have a black substance, like a very stubborn tinga on your teeth that brushing or flossing won't remove? That's not a piece of dinuguan stuck on your teeth...It's likely black tartar, also called calculus. Tartar can harbour bacteria, make teeth and gum cleaning difficult, lead to gum disease and other more severe oral health issues. Fortunately, a dental professional can remove black tartar and help you get your oral health back on track.
Find out what black tartar is, how a dental professional removes it, and what you can do to prevent tartar build-up in the future to keep your smile bright!