whitening is one the easiest and most effective ways to
enhance your appearance. Whether you want to add
an extra sparkle to your smile for that special occasion
or simply perfect your look, whitening is now simple,
affordable and safe. We offer different methods
for whitening; depending on your needs and wants.
The degree of whitening varies from patient to patient
based on the type of stain, enamel thickness, tooth
structure and age.
simplest and most affordable method is the take
home trays. These are clear trays that you fill
with a carbamide peroxide gel. You will wear these
trays for approximately half an hour a day until you are
happy with the shade of your teeth. You cannot
eat, drink or smoke while the trays are in your mouth.
The take home trays are beneficial for a compliant
patient who is trying to gradually change the appearance
of their teeth. This method has some raving
method we offer is the Zoom in-office whitening
technique. This procedure is designed to lighten
the color of the teeth using a combination of a hydrogen
peroxide gel and a specially designed ultraviolet lamp.
One week prior to your appointment, your dentist will
prescribe a desensitizing toothpaste for you t use.
The actual tooth whitening procedure takes two hours,
but the results are instant! Once the
procedure is complete, it is necessary for the patient
to be mindful of their diet. We advise that the
patient does not drink red wine, eat blueberries, or
other foods and drinks that may stain the teeth.
This method is ideal for a patient looking for instant
gratification for a special occasion, or a patient who
simply does not have time to use the trays everyday.