Category: Teeth Whitening

OTC Versus Professional Teeth Whitening

One of the most common topics we find ourselves discussing with patients is whether to choose over-the-counter (OTC) whitening products or to choose professional teeth whitening. While OTC products will eventually provide you with some level of whitening, we suggest you avoid them. Curious why we would make such a suggestion when purchasing these products… Read more »

A Noticeably Bright Smile

Have you ever noticed how white a young child’s teeth are? That’s because they haven’t been around long enough to develop tooth stains or for their enamel to become thin as it does with age, allowing the color of the dentin to show through. As you age, your teeth naturally darken from the food you… Read more »

Common Teeth Whitening Questions

Your smile is one of the first features onlookers notice about you. Whether you feel concerned about showing your smile to those you love, or if you feel embarrassed to show your teeth in your classes or with colleagues, this can become a serious problem. From speaking to smiling, your teeth become visible many times a… Read more »

Quiz: How Do I Brighten My Smile?

Looking for a more beautiful, brighter smile? For many people, unsightly discoloration has dulled the appearance of their smiles. Fortunately, professional teeth whitening can erase embarrassing stains. Find out how our cosmetic solutions can help you obtain the gorgeous results you desire.

Be Cautious of Too Much Teeth Whitening

The media often makes up hybrid words to represent a meaning in a pop-culture way. One such term that applies to cosmetic dentistry is bleachorexia. The term was coined to represent people who have an obsession with whitening their teeth to such an extreme extent that they might do damage to their mouths. While whitening… Read more »

Can Whitening Damage Cosmetically Treated Teeth?

You spend the time and money on cosmetic dental work, and you want it to last and look great for years to come. You may have questions on how best to care for your teeth, and how to keep your oral alterations bright and white. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked… Read more »

A Quiz on Common Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Cosmetic dentistry is an important facet of general dentistry. In the past, patients only considered cosmetic dental procedures to reverse the effects of severe dental trauma. These days, cosmetic dentistry is more often elected by people who are unhappy with the teeth they were born with. No matter what path has brought you to a place… Read more »