TEETH WHITENING IN INDOOROOPILLY
ALWAYS WANTED A WHITER BRIGHTER SMILE?
Teeth whitening is a safe procedure that can lighten stained or discoloured teeth. We place our patient’s safety and comfort at the forefront of all dental and cosmetic treatments. At Heritage Dental Group Indooroopilly, we offer In-chair and take home teeth whitening kits. Our experienced dental professionals will select an appropriate and safe teeth whitening option for you after examining your teeth and gums.
STAINED OR DISCOLOURED TEETH?
Tobacco, coffee, tea, alcohol, food additives, some developmental blemishes and natural aging all contribute to the discoloring and yellowing of teeth. While a professional dental clean can remove some staining, Teeth whitening is a cosmetic dental treatment that can provide patients with great results that whiten the colour of teeth which have discolored over time. Teeth whitening, if maintained correctly, can leave you with results that last. As teeth whitening agents have varying levels of peroxide in them, all procedures should only be carried out by qualified dentists who use a clinically proven cosmetic dental treatment.
HOW DOES TEETH WHITENING WORK?
Teeth whitening is the process of bleaching the teeth to lighten colour and reduce or remove stains. Your teeth will look few shades whiter after the teeth whitening process, depending on the teeth whitening process you are using. Teeth whitening products typically use hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide. These chemicals break stains into smaller pieces and the tooth colour looks brighter. Teeth whitening is an optional treatment.
DOES TEETH WHITENING WORK ON ALL TEETH?
No, teeth whitening options depend on individual teeth conditions, that’s why it is important to consult your dentist before taking any decision. Teeth whitening won’t work on crowns, veneers, fillings or discolouration caused by injury or medication. Depending on your individual requirements and conditions, our dentist will provide you with tailored treatment options.
IN-CHAIR PROFESSIONAL ZOOM TEETH WHITENING $550
WHAT IS ZOOM IN CHAIR TEETH WHITENING?
Zoom in-chair teeth whitening is safe, effective and provides outstanding results for patients. In-chair teeth whitening is the quickest way to whiten your teeth, removing or reducing stains and discolouration. Zoom In-chairs teeth whitening is a non-invasive dental treatment that lifts the stains from the pores of your natural tooth enamel leading to white bright appearance.
In-chair teeth whitening typically involves application of teeth whitening gel directly to your teeth, use of a light to activate or accelerate the teeth whitening process. This teeth whitening is safe to use under the supervision of professional dentist.
- The LED light technology is clinically proven to whiten your teeth up to 8 shades in just 60-75 minutes.
- Zoom teeth whitening system reduces stains and discoloration and you can quickly brighten your smile.
- Zoom in -chair teeth whitening usually takes 3-4, 15 minute sessions. Your dentist will provide you with after in-chair teeth whitening instructions.
- You will be asked to avoid dark colour foods which can stain your teeth for 24-48 hours.
Everyone responds differently to teeth whitening and tooth sensitivity, your dentist will ask you to use sensitive toothpaste before and after the teeth whitening procedure. You can also use mild desensitizer Relief Gel in conjunction with your treatment to further minimise sensitivity. Should you have any questions regarding teeth whitening, please do not hesitate to contact our team- simply call 38783384.
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ADVANTAGES OF ZOOM IN-CHAIR TEETH WHITENING
The Zoom in-chair teeth whitening gives you number of advantages over take home teeth whitening kits. Zoom in-chair teeth whitening with the higher percentage of hydrogen peroxide and zoom light delivers fantastic results. You come in for one hour, results are immediate and long lasting. You are likely to experience less sensitivity with in-chair teeth whitening when compared to at home teeth whitening products.
- Dentist uses stronger concentration of hydrogen peroxide compared with take home kits or store bought products ensuring results in 60 minutes.
- Teeth whitening gel is applied to the teeth straight so no need of teeth whitening trays.
- Dentist covers gums completely to avoid the contact of whitening gel with gums.
- As this procedure is done under the supervision of a dentist, it is safe and dentist can control the whitening process.
TOOTH SENSITIVITY AFTER TEETH WHITENING
Teeth sensitivity from in-chair teeth whitening largely depend on the product, treatment and individual patient. In few occasional instances, teeth can become temporarily sensitive and you can feel mild tingling or sharp sensitive pain for a short period of time on one or more teeth. If you have sensitive teeth, we will provide you with Phillip’s Relief Gel which help reducing sensitivity. All patients are provided with Philips’s Relief Gel after Zoom in-chair teeth whitening.
TAKE HOME TEETH WHITENING KITS INDOOROOPILLY
CUSTOM MADE TAKE HOME TEETH WHITENING KITS $299
This type of teeth whitening procedures are typically carried out at home by the patient following a consultation with a dentist. Teeth whitening may not be appropriate for all patients, before commencing any teeth whitening procedure it is best to discuss expected outcomes and time frame with your dentist. Where appropriate, we will take impressions of your teeth to prepare custom-made ultra thin mouth trays. The trays are used to hold the whitening gel close to the teeth. Whitening gel is placed in the tray which is then worn for up to 30 minutes a day. Results are usually seen within two weeks. We will advise you on how long to wear the tray both initially and for maintenance.
ADVANTAGES OF TAKE HOME TEETH WHITENING KITS
- Custom fitted mouth trays (made with your teeth impressions taken by the dentist) ensures maximum contact between your teeth and mouth trays.
- Your custom fitted trays minimise the contact of teeth whitening gel with gums.
- Affordable and can be done in the comfort of your home and suitable time.
- Take home teeth whitening gel is milder concentration means less chances of tooth sensitivity.
Results from take home teeth whitening kits rely on the compliance of using home kits, frequency and dietary choices.
Teeth whitening results vary from individual to individual. At Heritage Dental Group Indooroopilly, Our team explains teeth whitening options and outcomes clearly to our patients to help you make informed decisions. We always recommend you to come in and discuss your options with our dentist to determine your suitability for teeth whitening.
If you are considering professional teeth whitening or need more information, Contact our team on 38783384 or Book Online with Dr Singh today and take the first step towards healthy bright smile!