Healthy teeth make people more self-confident, while attractive shining smile is pleasant to others.
Colour of enamel may change due to various reasons, e.g., food or drink (coffee, tea, tobacco and the like), various dental traumas, some medicines, heredity, old age, etc. Teeth whitening can be an effective procedure to fight such factors.
Several teeth whitening methods are available at our clinic. Our dentists will help you to choose the most appropriate one.
There is one material for both, office teeth whitening and laser teeth whitening, methods but in different chemical concentrations, also different light source is being used depending on the chosen procedure.
Teeth whitening is a way of lightening the natural colour of your teeth without removing any of the tooth surface, but it cannot make a complete colour change, it may only lighten the existing shade.
If professional mouth hygiene hasn’t been done in 6 months, it has to be done before the teeth whitening procedure in order to remove tartar and plaque.
There is now laser whitening, Beyond Polus whitening system or office whitening. During these procedures a rubber dam is put over your teeth to protect the gums, and a bleaching product is painted onto your teeth. Then a light or laser is shone on the teeth to activate the chemical. The light speeds up the chemical reaction of the whitening product and the colour change can be achieved more quickly using this procedure.
During the procedure of office teeth whitening (price 130€), a modern specialized material with protective calcium, is being used and requires a light source – dental lamp.
Beyond Polus whitening system (price 175€) – the end results is a combination of two powerful light sources and ultrasonic technology with wavelengths, providing patients with an effective whitening treatment. Beyond Polus could give reasonable whitening results and is may be effective if you have visible and tough stains from food, drinks or cigarrettes. Beyond Polus could bring the teeth back to as naturally white as they can be but it cannot make a complete colour change; it may only lighten the existing shade.
Laser teeth whitening (price 175€) is a popular and fast teeth whitening procedure. When teeth are whitened using laser, whitening is deep – whitening material activated by laser reach not only enamel, but also dentin. Laser whitening is said to make teeth few shades lighter.