Teeth Whitening Services Highland Park, NJ
Keeping our teeth their whitest is a lot harder than it sounds. With all the coffee, wine, smoking, and other foods that have the ability to stain our teeth on a daily basis, even proper oral hygiene sometimes leaves them a little lackluster.
At Zen Dental of Highland Park, Dr. Gu has the perfect solution for you. Professional teeth whitening is an excellent way to restore the natural color of your teeth or even make them whiter than your natural color if you would like. Discover if teeth whitening is the solution to your dental needs.
What Is Professional Teeth Whitening?
Professional teeth whitening is a safe and effective cosmetic treatment designed to brighten your smile. Our treatment can restore stained or discolored teeth to their healthy, natural shade or brighter. While there are over-the-counter teeth whitening, it’s ineffective and can cause sensitivity. By undergoing professional teeth whitening, Dr. Gu can effectively brighten your teeth and your teeth won’t become sensitive.
Benefits of Teeth Whitening
There are many benefits of professional teeth whitening at our Highland Park, NJ, such benefits include:
- Fast and effective results
- No teeth sensitivity
- Long-lasting results
- Safe and painless procedure
- Boost your self-confidence
Teeth Whitening Process
We utilize a tray whitening system to help brighten your teeth in a short amount of time. This tray whitening system is completed in 2 steps:
- The first step is to make an impression on your teeth. With this impression, we’ll craft you custom whitening trays that you can use over and over.
- Finally, you will take the whitening gel and put it in the gel for a short period of time over a period of a few days. This often results in a whiter smile of four to eight shades!
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is an ideal candidate for professional teeth whitening treatment?
If you’re looking to erase years of teeth stains and discoloration, you may benefit from professional teeth whitening. Our safe and effective procedure can help you achieve your smile goals. However, you may not be a candidate if you have:
- Sensitive gums or teeth
- Poor oral hygiene
- Suffering from gum disease
- Exposed roots
- Brown, gray, or unusually stained gums
What causes teeth to stain?
Despite how often you practice good oral hygiene, your teeth can lose their shine over the years. Some common reasons that cause your teeth to stain or discolored include:
- Tobacco usage
- Poor oral hygiene
- Certain medications
- Alcohol consumption
- Dark berries and other teeth-staining foods
- Coffee and other teeth-staining drinks
How long does professional teeth whitening treatment last?
With proper oral maintenance, the results of professional teeth whitening can last up to three years. To keep your teeth stain-free, Dr. Gu recommends following the instructions:
- Brush your teeth twice a day
- Floss daily
- Rinse in between meals
- Visit Dr. Gu twice a year for professional cleanings and checkups
Brighten Your Smile With Dr. Gu
Once you’re ready to enhance your smile, our dental team at Zen Dental of Highland Park can help you. Dr. Gu has the skills and experience to help achieve your smile goals. Call our Highland Park office at (732) 777-9077 to schedule an appointment today.
You can also request an appointment online and one of our staff will get back to you promptly. We’re proud to provide services to patients in Highland Park and the surrounding areas including Bound Brook, Metuchen, and North Brunswick Township, NJ.
Want to learn more about Highland Park Whitening?
Request an appointment or call 732-777-9077 to learn more.