Skip to Main Content
Brought To you By: American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Print this Page

Which fruit smoothies cause dental health risk?

 

According to a new laboratory study of the erosive potential of fruit smoothies on teeth published in the February 2013 issue of the British Dental Journal, and as included in Implant Insight, those containing kiwi, apple, and lime produced over 28% surface loss in a tooth immersed int he drink for 60 minutes compared to strawberry and banana combinations, which produced less than 2% surface loss.

 

Back

 
American Academy of Implant Dentistry (aaid.com) | 211 East Chicago Avenue | Suite 750 | Chicago, Illinois, 60611 | 888.929.9298 | 312.335.1550
Copyright ® 2013 American Academy of Implant Dentistry
close (X)