Have you found that your smile has grown dull? Over time, it’s natural for teeth to become discolored, yet it is still a characteristic that many people are self-conscious about. Fortunately, at Midtown Family Dentistry of Dallas, we can help you say goodbye to unsightly stains. We offer both in-office and take-home professional teeth whitening to help you achieve the beautiful results that you’ve been looking for. Give us a call to learn more and schedule your professional teeth whitening to enhance the natural beauty of your smile.
Tooth discoloration can be caused by numerous different factors. Here are some of the most common causes:
Some discoloration can be prevented, but sometimes, it’s completely out of your control. This is because there are two different types of staining: extrinsic and intrinsic. Extrinsic stains occur on the surface of the teeth and are typically caused by foods, drinks, and tobacco products. This is the type of discoloration that can usually be lifted with teeth whitening. Intrinsic stains can occur as a result of medical conditions and medications, so this is something that you’ll need to discuss with your doctor.
We offer two different types of teeth whitening so you can brighten your smile in whichever way is ideal for your schedule:
If you want to lift discoloration in the comfort of your own home, a take-home KöR Whitening kit is a great option. We will start by examining your smile for any existing oral health issues. Our team will then provide you with take-home trays and high-grade bleaching gel to take home with you. All you have to do is wear them as directed, and your tooth enamel will be noticeably whiter in just a few weeks. Plus, with no hot lamps or lights to worry about, sensitivity doesn’t have to be a concern.
For patients who are looking for quicker results, in-office teeth whitening is available. We use safe, yet effective whitening products to brighten your smile several shades in just one visit. After just an hour, you will walk out of the practice with a brighter smile.
The results of teeth whitening will last longer if you take the time to maintain them. Here are a handful of tips that will help to keep your teeth pearly white: