The Difficulty of Taking Tartar Off of Teeth

Tartar is the common term for dental calculus, which is a cement-like, crusty, yellow buildup that deposits on teeth, especially around the gumline, and can only be removed by a dental professional with special tools at the dentist’s office. Not only does tartar cause discoloration, but tartar formation also makes it easier for plaque and bacteria to build up because... read more »