With so many different whitening products on the market, it’s easy to get confused. So here are the facts you need to know before you commit.
Yes. Clinical studies have shown that whitening your teeth with carbamide or hydrogen peroxide under the supervision of a dental professional is safe for teeth and gums.
The most common side effect is tooth and gum sensitivity. Prior to whitening, our doctors will ensure that you are a good candidate for whitening and go over all the details with you.
Over-the-counter whitening products are not customized to your needs. Our doctors tailor your teeth whitening process specifically for every patient.
Whitening treatments help to reduce existing stains, but through consumption of coffee, soft drinks or just through natural aging, your teeth may eventually become discolored again. Maintenance whitening can help combat recurring discoloration.
There are many causes to tooth discoloration. Some of the most common include the consumption highly colored foods and drinks (berries, coffee, tea, red wine). Some medications, aging, smoking and trauma can also cause teeth discoloration.
After visiting our office, your teeth can be up to eight shades whiter in 45 minutes.