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Is Tooth Whitening Right For You?

Advanced dental techniques now provide patients with exciting, new options for enhancing their smiles. Revolutionary methods are now available for whitening teeth to make smiles sparkle!

Teeth bleaching or whitening lightens the color of teeth whether darkened from age, coffee, tea or tobacco, or otherwise. Its brightening effects can last up to five years after the treatment depending on your personal habits, such as smoking or drinking coffee or tea.

Whitening has a very high success rate. It is tough on stains but gentle on your teeth! Results vary depending on several factors such as teeth stained from smoking; from taking certain medications such as tetracycline during tooth development; or from fluorosis, a condition occurring in the presence of too much fluoride.

Whitening will not lighten fillings or materials used for crowns, porcelain veneers, etc. Your dentist may discourage treatment if you have sensitive teeth, periodontal disease, teeth with worn enamel or if you're pregnant or breast-feeding.  TDG's whitening options...

For more information regarding tooth whitening, or to book a consulation with a Winnipeg dentist that is an expert in teeth whitening, contact our Winnipeg Dental Clinic.

 

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