Tooth Whitening


**extensive exam not included**

Tooth whitening is a safe effective way to gently remove the discoloration tea, coffee, red wine and smoking all cause. It is the least destructive way to brighten your smile.

All tooth whitening products contain peroxides of varying concentrations. It is used in custom trays and worn during the day or while you sleep for a period of up to 4 weeks.

At woodhill dental care your dentist will help you decide on the best system and tailor this to suit your needs. You will be monitored at all stages of the procedure and clear written instructions are provided to gain optimal results. Any fillings and crowns you may have will not lighten and may need replaced when your teeth become whiter.

Whitening Tips

See your dentist. Only a professional dental surgeon should offer tooth whitening. It is not suitable for all and you should discuss it with a dentist to be safe.

It is best to get a full check up first to make sure your teeth and gums are healthy.
Maintenance is required to keep your teeth bright and white. How often you need to repeat the process will depend on whether you smoke and how much tea, coffee, red wine you drink.

Tooth whitening is a safe effective method. There is no evidence that whitening products or toothpastes you can buy over the counter actually work.