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Dr. Christen Keely Simpson, D.D.S.

Dentist

Dr. Christen Keely Simpson D.D.S. is a top Dentist in Charleston, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Christen Keely Simpson D.D.S. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Christen Keely Simpson D.D.S. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Christen Keely Simpson D.D.S. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Charleston, WV, Dr. Christen Keely Simpson D.D.S. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
12 years Experience
Dr. Christen Keely Simpson, D.D.S.
  • Charleston, WV
  • West Virginia University
  • Accepting new patients

Why are my 5 year old son's teeth rotting?

Well if you are putting him to bed with a bottle or sippy cup in his crib this sugar exposure can be leading to decay. He should be going to the dentist every six months to have READ MORE
Well if you are putting him to bed with a bottle or sippy cup in his crib this sugar exposure can be leading to decay. He should be going to the dentist every six months to have the teeth checked and to get fluoride treatments that will help the teeth fight against cavities. It can affect the developing permanent teeth so it is important to have it addressed. Kids can start going to the dentist starting at one year old. So set up an appointment to have him looked at as soon as you can.

Are my medications staining my teeth?

Liquid Iron supplements can cause yellowing of the teeth. The tablets aren't as bad, but can cause minimal staining. You should have your teeth checked by a dentist to make sure READ MORE
Liquid Iron supplements can cause yellowing of the teeth. The tablets aren't as bad, but can cause minimal staining. You should have your teeth checked by a dentist to make sure there isn't some other reason why your teeth are staining.

I have had 3 teeth chip in the past year. Is this normal?

If you have cavities or older fillings that are leaking it can cause your teeth to chip. Or if you have excessive wear on your teeth they can start chipping. So it would be best READ MORE
If you have cavities or older fillings that are leaking it can cause your teeth to chip. Or if you have excessive wear on your teeth they can start chipping. So it would be best to see a dentist and get xrays of the teeth to see what could be causing this to happen.

What is causing my teeth to yellow?

You might have some wear on your teeth that is thinning out the enamel and making the dentin (the underlying tooth structure) show through. The dentin is more yellow. Also, the READ MORE
You might have some wear on your teeth that is thinning out the enamel and making the dentin (the underlying tooth structure) show through. The dentin is more yellow. Also, the enamel has rods in its structure that absorbs stains. Whitening in the dental office is the best and most effective way to whiten teeth if it is just staining. The dentist will also be able to check your teeth to make sure there isn't another concern you should be aware of. You can try toothpastes or crest white strips, but if there is an underlying issue it won't work. I hope this helps!