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3 Convenient Teeth Whitening Options at CDC Dental

woman showing smile in dental chairReady to turn your tarnished teeth into perfected pearly whites? If your teeth are discoloured due to food and drink stains, ageing, or medications, we can help erase those stains, unveiling a stunning, confident smile!

At CDC Dental, we offer several terrific teeth whitening options. Here’s a look at each:

Opalescence Boost

Opalescence Boost is a professional in-chair whitening system that doesn’t require bright LED lights. Instead, it’s chemically activated with 40% hydrogen peroxide gel, which brightens with noticeable results within an hour. The gel also contains fluoride and potassium nitrate, which helps with patient comfort. Plus, this formula is vegan (no animal products are used) and gluten-free.

The whitening process steps include the following:

  • Taking an initial shade of the patient’s teeth
  • A protective barrier is added to prevent irritation of the gums
  • Gel is applied to teeth with a gentle brush
  • You see results in about an hour

Philips Zoom! WhiteSpeed

WhiteSpeed is an in-chair whitening option that can provide up to 8 times brighter teeth in just 45 60 minutes. The treatment involves advanced blue LED light-accelerated whitening.

Here’s what to expect:

  • The dentist captures your current shade
  • Advanced whitening gel is applied
  • The dentist shines WhiteSpeed blue LED light to accelerate the whitening process; the light has adjustable settings to help with patient comfort
  • This process is repeated 3 times over 45 minutes
  • Post-treatment gel applied to protect enamel and reduce sensitivity

Philips Zoom! Take-Home Whitening Kit

Take-Home Whitening Kit is a safe, professional option to brighten your smile with noticeable results in 1-2 weeks. This kit is the only take-home formula with the Power of Three: fluoride, potassium nitrate and amorphous calcium phosphate, which work together to protect enamel, reduce sensitivity and improve tooth lustre.

Here are the whitening process steps you can expect:

  • A checkup with Chanel or Zohra and Dr Tony to ensure that your teeth and oral health are ready for whitening
  • Impressions are taken of your teeth and custom whitening trays created to fit your teeth and gum line safely and comfortably for effective results
  • You’ll return to collect your personalised whitening gel and trays
  • Whiten safely at home, with results noticeable in 1-2 weeks

A Pre-Whitening Checkup

It’s important to first book an appointment for a checkup and clean. Doing so can help ensure your mouth is healthy and that any problems, such as cavities, are taken care of to avoid complications and make your newly whitened smile last as long as possible.

Contact us today to book an appointment!


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