Teeth whitening can effectively remove certain types of stains, such as those caused by smoking or certain foods and drinks. However, it may not be effective at removing deep, intrinsic stains caused by factors such as aging or medication use. In some cases, alternative treatments such as veneers or bonding may be necessary to achieve the desired results.
Teeth whitening is generally considered to be a safe and predictable treatment option. However, overuse or misuse of bleaching agents can potentially damage the enamel of the teeth, leading to sensitivity and other issues. It is important to follow your dentist's instructions carefully to minimize the risk of damage to your enamel.
The results of teeth whitening can vary depending on the individual and the type of treatment used. In general, teeth whitening can last anywhere from a few months to a few years, depending on factors such as diet, lifestyle habits, and oral hygiene.
Yes, teeth whitening is considered safe when done under the supervision of a dentist or dental professional. However, some people may experience tooth sensitivity or gum irritation as a side effect of the treatment. It is important to follow your dentist's instructions carefully to avoid the risk of side effects.
Teeth whitening works by using a bleaching agent, usually hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide, to break down and remove stains from the teeth. The bleaching agent is typically applied to the teeth using a custom-fitted tray or a special light, and the treatment can be done in a dental office or at home.
Tooth discoloration can be caused by a variety of factors, including aging, genetics, smoking, certain foods and drinks, and poor dental hygiene.
Teeth whitening is a cosmetic dental procedure that involves the use of bleaching agents to remove stains and discoloration from teeth, resulting in a brighter, more radiant smile.
Dr. Lee spends time with his patients, presenting every treatment option available and helping patients choose the right treatments for the best results. These options include implants, implant-supported dentures, endodontics, periodontal therapy, oral surgery, and all basic restorative treatments. And to make things even better, we offer laughing gas completely free of charge, so you can experience a worry-free and peaceful treatment.