A number of over-the-counter products are available that promise to increase the brightness of your smile, but you are sure to achieve better results with professionally administered tooth whitening treatments Store-bought treatments such as whitening toothpastes, strips, and whitening kits can provide some degree of whitening over time, but take repeated treatments over weeks or months. For fast, effective whitening in an hour or less, book a visit with your dentist.
The total cost of your whitening treatment will depend on your case. As with any treatment, your teeth whitening procedure is tailored to your unique cosmetic needs. Your dentist will perform a full cosmetic assessment and draft up a treatment plan during your consultation. At this time, our team will provide you with a breakdown of all treatment costs so you know what to expect.
This can vary depending on the patient. Avoiding food and beverages that stain your teeth can help maintain your results. Maintaining a good at-home brushing and flossing routine will also help keep your teeth brighter for longer. That said, the effects of your teeth whitening treatment can last an average of 1-3 years. Be sure to schedule touchup treatments as recommended by your dentist to keep your teeth pearly white and perfect!
Yes, teeth whitening is a completely safe, common procedure. Millions of people safely and comfortably brighten their teeth every year. Our peroxide-based bleaching treatments are powerful yet gentle on teeth, using specifically formulated ingredients that brighten teeth without causing irritation to your sensitive gums.
Generally, no, teeth whitening is a very comfortable procedure! Modern whitening treatments are designed to brighten teeth without causing any irritation or pain. That said, it's normal to experience some temporary sensitivity in your teeth during or immediately after an in-office whitening session. However, our dentists take every precaution to minimize any discomfort you may feel.