Teeth whitening

If you are dreaming of a whiter smile, we at Whitby Dental & Implant Clinic in Ellesmere Port can make it a reality. Teeth whitening is a simple solution that can immediately improve the colour of your teeth and boost your self-confidence.  

Whitby Dental Practice offers teeth whitening at a very high standard with fantastic results. We are based in our practice in Ellesmere Port where we perform tooth whitening for clients from all over Cheshire, Wirral and Merseyside.

Are you concerned about the appearance of your teeth? Have you noticed that you don’t smile as much, due to feeling self conscious? Are your teeth stained from coffee, tea, colas, tobacco or red wine? 

Here at Whitby Dental & Implant Clinic we can solve those problems for you. A simple procedure involving the tray teeth whitening system operating within EU guidelines will transform your smile.

The tray teeth whitening system will dramatically enhance your smile. Teeth whitening is a totally safe procedure, which more and more people are undertaking in their search for beautiful smiles. Understandably, we see many of our patients smiling with added confidence safe in the knowledge that their teeth are looking terrific!

Whether you are based in Cheshire, the Wirral or Merseyside, call us for a consultation in a comfortable, relaxed and friendly surgery. Any one of our highly qualified staff will be able to explain the full procedure of tooth whitening in a clear and confident manner.

Your whitening consultation

Your smile is unique to you, and Whitby Dental & Implant Clinic dentists understand that your reasons are personal too. Our dentists will expertly assess your teeth to make sure they are suitable for a whitening treatment.

Before undergoing treatment your dentist will professionally remove stains from your teeth using a high-specification air polisher. A Prophy-Jet uses water and air pressure to remove tartar, and the inclusion of baking soda gently buffs the surface of your teeth. This procedure prepares your teeth to best receive the whitening application and ensures the correct shade is achieved.   

Whitening treatments  

There is more than one way to whiten your teeth. In-chair laser whitening changes the natural colour of your teeth by applying a bleaching agent to the surface before subjecting it to a special light that lifts the shade of your teeth. A whitening agent is applied directly to your teeth and placed under the light. Over 15 or so minutes your teeth will get lighter, shade by shade (this is how dentists reference the exact colour of your teeth).

Your dentist will protect your gums and mouth tissue using a special gel, and protective glasses will be provided so that you are as comfortable as possible. You can even take this opportunity to listen to your choice of music. Once completed and all the whitening agents have been washed off, your whiter smile will be revealed. The results are immediate and laser treatments can make your teeth five or six shades whiter.  

Your dentist can also provide a whitening treatment to use at home. While you’ll be using the kit at home, the treatment is tailored to your unique smile. First an impression of your teeth and jaw is taken, in surgery, to custom-make a mouthguard that will be crucial to your at-home kit. Then, from the comfort of your home and when it suits your schedule, you can begin the process of whitening your teeth. It is a simple procedure that involves applying a gel to your teeth. The mouthguard makes sure that the whitening gel is evenly and safely transforming the colour of your teeth.

This is a treatment that requires multiple applications, but the ease of having the tools at home, as well as the expert advice from your local Ellesmere Port dentist, means that it is much easier to fit in and around your life.   

How long will the treatment last?

How long your teeth stay whiter and brighter after treatment is down to you. Stay away from stain-culprits and keep up a good oral health routine and the effects of your whitening treatment should last up to three years.

How you can keep a whiter, brighter smile

As well as using a whitening treatment, you can keep your smile looking fresh and bright by incorporating these five simple steps into your oral care routine:

  1. Avoid, or keep to a minimum, foods like curry and berries, and beverages such as coffee and red wine that are known to stain teeth.
  2. Have a glass of water or rinse your mouth out within thirty minutes of eating.
  3. Plaque attracts stains, so keep brushing and flossing regularly to remove any build up.
  4. Use a tooth whitening toothpaste or mouthwash.
  5. Visit your Whitby Dental & Implant Clinic hygienist for a scale and polish at least once or twice a year.  

If you’re considering a whiter smile, contact Whitby Dental & Implant Clinic on 0151 355 2474 today to book a consultation.

Treatments

Stain removal

We all want to show the world our whitest, brightest smile, and stain removal treatments at Whitby Dental & Implant Clinic are key to keeping your teeth looking their best.

Treatments

Dental veneers

If your self-confidence is affected by the appearance of your teeth, you may be considering veneers. Your Whitby Dental & Implant Clinic dentist can help you achieve a beautiful smile without lengthy orthodontics.

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