Looking to eliminate those unsightly stains and sport a brighter smile?
Those interested in teeth whitening have two options available to them: Visiting Amador Dentistry in Pompano Beach or investing in do-it-yourself products. While there are several over-the-counter products available, it’s always safer and better to get any cosmetic procedures done by a professional. Most teeth whitening products contain bleach or peroxide and should be used with care.
Teeth whitening can brighten your teeth from three to eight shades lighter. However, one must be careful while keeping the bleach on for a longer time. Our expert dentist in Pompano Beach follows the correct procedures, and we offer safe, effective, and personalized teeth whitening services. Keep in mind that teeth whitening will not bleach crowns and dental resin.
The main offenders when it comes to staining teeth include:
Our dentist will carefully evaluate your oral cavity before deciding the best method to use.
The bleaching solutions used by dentists as usually much stronger compared to over-the-counter home products. In general, for dramatic results, you may have to make multiple visits for sessions that may last between 30 to 60 minutes each.
However, some modern teeth whitening systems (like laser or Zoom) can get the job done in 2 hours’ time. It’s extremely important to seek the help of a trained dentist to avoid unpleasant side-effects. Also, teeth whitening can sometimes make teeth sensitive, and this can be uncomfortable for those who already have sensitivity issues.
Using a DIY teeth whitening product may end up making the problem worse. Neglect can lead to burned or bleached gums. Amador Dentistry in Pompano Beach uses protective guards and gels to eliminate unnecessary risks.
While most patients may be eligible for teeth whitening, there could be exceptions such as:
Contact Amador Dentistry to determine if you’re an ideal candidate for teeth whitening.