Teeth whitening has become one of the most commonly requested cosmetic dental services today, providing a quick and economical smile makeover for many patients. Dental Arts of Darien has both in office and take home options to suit your cosmetic goals and budget.
Why Do Teeth Darken?
There are a wide range of reasons why teeth become stained and darkened:
- Certain medical conditions
- Certain medications
- Smoking and tobacco use
- Coffee, tea, red wine and other dark beverages
A teeth whitening treatment can take years off of your smile, boosting your confidence and providing a youthful appearance. Dr. Pereira will examine your dental health, cosmetic goals and recommend the most suitable option for you during a consultation or routine dental visit.
About Zoom Whitening
Darien cosmetic dentist Dr. David Pereira offers Zoom teeth whitening for dramatic and lasting results far superior to over the counter options.
The Zoom whitening procedure is simple, painless and can even improve the health of your teeth with fluoride which is applied at the end of your treatment.
In about one hour, Dr. Pereira can brighten your teeth up to 8 shades whiter. This is the result of the unique gel formulation which penetrates the tooth’s surface when activated by a special light. Zoom teeth whitening minimizes tooth sensitivity, a common side effect of lesser quality and over the counter brands.
Take Home Teeth Whitening
Your take home kit will include custom fit bleaching trays made from impressions taken in our Darien dentist office. They will provide gradual results with little to no sensitivity and irritation of the gums. The custom trays also ensure an even distribution of the professional bleaching agent and can be used later on for periodic touch ups.
Opalescence tooth whitening gel is specially formulated with potassium nitrate and fluoride to reduce tooth sensitivity and strengthen enamel. This helps to not only improve the beauty of your smile, but the health as well!