FAQ – Teeth Whitening 

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Q: What are the main causes of tooth discoloration

A: Discoloration can be caused by many factors however the most common are: genetics,poor oral hygiene, medication, smoking, aging, certain foods and beverages, or a combination of several of these factors.

Q: How do you know when/if you need to whiten your teeth?

A: Discolouration is fairly common. There are lots of products on the market to help whiten your teeth however the best results are always achieved with professional applications. The types and depth of your stains will always affect results which is why it’s always important to discuss your expectations with a professional.

Q: Is this whitening procedure safe?

A: Absolutely! When used under the supervision of a dental professional, whitening is safe and will not harm your teeth or gums.

Q: Do you have to wear a mouth tray when whitening teeth?

A: Some systems do and some don’t. It’s best to discuss your expectations to ensure you are provided the solution that best fits your needs. While some whitening processes do not require the use of a mouth tray, you may be given one along with special whitening toothpaste for at-home touch-ups as you needed.


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