Teeth Whitening

Teeth tend to discolor with age or become yellowish as part of normal ageing  process or due to habbits such as drinking too much of tea, coffee, alcohol or smoking.

It takes just 60 minutes to give a fresh lease of life to those dull stained yellowish teeth by transforming them into dazzling brilliant white teeth. In today’s time our appearance is vital to our success and social acceptance and 60 minutes of bleaching can provide us with the solutions.

With todays materials the procedure is extremely safe with assured results and virtually no post bleaching blues like sensitivity. Whitening now is very cost effective and results also stay for around 2 years or more and maybe just a touch up is required.

Whitening can be done in three ways:

1. In-Office Bleaching which usually lasts 60 minutes

2. Home Bleaching system where bleaching solution is applied in custom made clear soft trays and worn overnight.

3. A combination of both methods in cases of stubborn stains.

Diagnosis2In Office bleach a protective layer is applied over the gums and then the bleaching solution is applied on to the tooth surface which is then activated by light to complete the process. The results are appreciated instantly and is done professionally by the dentist and patient compliance is of minimal importance. It takes around 60 minutes to complete the procedure and the results are more pronounced as higher concentrations are used.
Diagnosis2In Home bleach customized soft clear transparent plastic trays are made with slots for bleaching solutions to be applied and then it is worn overnight for the whitening to take place. Patient compliance is essential as it requires daily applications.. It requires 2-3 weeks as the concentrations used here are mild and results appear gradually over a period of time.