Why choose whitening?
A bright, beautiful smile can say a lot about you to others. Is your smile saying what you want? Stained, dingy, or yellow teeth may be giving people the wrong impression of you. If this applies to you, like most Americans, you may have considered having your teeth whitened. People who have never tried this procedure before most likely have lots of questions. Below, we have listed some information, which should answer most of your questions. If you need any more information or would like to make a teeth-whitening appointment contact us today.
Answers to common questions
- Teeth can become yellow for a number of reasons, even if you are brushing and flossing regularly. We all know that smoking tobacco can stain your teeth, but did you know that tea, coffee and red wine could cause it too? Teeth can also become yellow with age.
- The American Dental Association advises patients that they should visit a professional licensed dentist before having a whitening procedure done. As with all oral health issues, your dentist is the best source of information.
- The effects of a teeth-whitening treatment will last a long time, some times up to 2 years.
- It is completely normal to experience a little sensitivity after a teeth-whitening procedure.
Let us brighten your smile
At Vance and Goodwin, D.D.S., our team of dental professionals would be happy to answer any questions you may have about teeth whitening and discuss what options suit you best. Teeth- whitening is an effective and safe procedure.