TEETH Whitening

Professional Clinical Services

What is bleaching?

It is the process of bleaching using special whitening gels for whitening the teeth.

What are the advantages of bleaching?

  • Bleaching has the benefit of lightening the color of teeth that have changed color and become yellowed for a variety of causes.
  • Enhances the aesthetics of the grin
  • Results are achieved quickly, reliably, and successfully.
  • Enhances one’s self-esteem
  • It has a beneficial effect on social relationships.

What are the bleaching methods?

  • Office type bleaching (whitening in a clinical setting)
  • Home type bleaching
  • Combined bleaching ( Home + Office type whitening )
  • Single tooth bleaching (Internal whitening of root canal treated teeth)

What are the stages of bleaching?

Office type bleaching

  • The tooth surfaces are cleansed and the natural color of the tooth is exposed.
  • A gum barrier is placed to protect the gums.
  • Gels are administered to the tooth surfaces.
  • Utilizing a specific light source, the reaction is accelerated.

Home type bleaching

  • The teeth’s surfaces are cleansed.
  • Teeth are quantified.
  • A translucent whitening plate that is appropriate for the patient is created.
  • The physician’s gel is pushed into this plate.
  • Each day, the plaque is worn in the mouth for a certain amount of time.
  • The treatment may be repeated until the desired level of whitening is reached.

How long Is bleaching?

  • The color change after bleaching varies according to the patient’s use of colored liquids (coffee, tea, cigarette, red wine, cola).
  • The permanence of whitening varies between 6 months and 2 years.

Does bleaching damage teeth?

When used properly and under the supervision of a dentist, the whitening process is completely safe for the teeth.

Does teeth whitening work equally for everyone?

  • Teeth whitening varies from person to person.
  • How much the tooth color will lighten depends on the structure of the tooth.

To whom teeth whitening process is not applied?

  • To pregnant women
  • For teeth that are particularly sensitive
  • Patients suffering from gingival recession as a result of gingival disease
  • Individuals who are under the age of sixteen.

What should be considered after the whitening process?

  • After the bleaching process, colored liquids such as red wine, coffee, tea, cola should be avoided for two days.
  • Extremely hot and cold drinks and foods should be avoided in the first few days
  • Otherwise, the resulting whiteness will return.