If you prefer teeth that are immediately whiter right now or you would rather whiten your teeth come to our office.
In-Office Teeth Whitening System uses proprietary technology to whiten your teeth an average of eight shades in a little over an hour. It’s ideal for anyone who wants immediate results. And you may go even lighter with additional applications. Strips or paint-on gels are a waste of time. Get your teeth whiter in a fraction of the time with in office system.
What is teeth whitening?
Whitening is a bleaching process that lightens discoloration of enamel and dentin.
What can cause tooth discoloration?
The most common caused for discoloration include aging and consumption of staining substances such as coffee, tea or tobacco. During tooth formation consumption of tetracycline, certain antibiotics or excessive fluoride may also cause tooth discoloration.
Who may benefit from tooth whitening?
Just about anyone can benefit from tooth whitening. However, treatment may not be as effective for some as it is for others. With an oral exam the doctor can determine if you are a candidate for this procedure, including a shade assessment.
Is tooth whitening safe?
Yes, research and clinical studies indicate that whitening teeth under the supervision of a dentist is safe. In fact, many dentists consider whitening the safest cosmetic dental procedure available. Teeth whitening procedures is not recommended for children under 13 years of age and pregnant or lactating women.
Do the results last a long time?
By following some simple post whitening care instructions, your teeth will always be lighter than they were before. Whitening Toothpaste, and touch-ups with take-home gel. These are professional formula products designed specifically to keep your teeth their brightest. They are available through our office.
Is there any difference between over-the-counter tooth whiteners and what is provided by dentists?
Yes! Consulting your dentist is always the first step to whitening your teeth safely. Over-the-counter tooth whitening strips, brush-on gels and toothpastes take weeks or months to whiten your teeth just a few shades. Dentist delivered teeth whitening system has higher percentage of Hydrogen Peroxide which is clinically proven to whiten your teeth eight shades* in one hour or six shades* in just one weekend.
How does the In-Office System work?
The light-activated whitening gel’s active ingredient is Hydrogen Peroxide. As Hydrogen Peroxide is broken down, oxygen enters the enamel and dentin, bleaching any colored substance while keeping the structure of the tooth unchanged. The procedure aids in activating the Hydrogen Peroxide and helps it penetrate the surface of the tooth.
Are there any side effects?
Some people experience temporary increased tooth sensitivity to cold during treatment — to reduce the increased sensitivity we apply fluoride gel right after the procedure which tremendously help patients sensitivity and also strengthens the enamel against cavities. These symptoms disappear within 1-3 days after interruption or completion of the treatment.
How long is the procedure take to complete?
The entire procedure takes just over one hour. The procedure begins with a preparation period followed by one hour of bleaching.
How long does Take-Home Whitening take?
The take-home gel is designed to be worn between four and eight hours per application. The doctor will advise you on how long you should wear each application. A recent study showed that you can achieve an average improvement of six shades* after just three nights of use.
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