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Tooth whitening

What is tooth whitening?

Tooth whitening is a method of lightening the colour of your teeth without the need to remove any surface tooth material. It is a popular treatment in these image-conscious times. White teeth project an attractive image and can be a signature of social confidence.

 

How does tooth whitening work?

The surfaces of your teeth gradually stain over the years from foods which may contain certain natural or artificial dyes, smoking, poor tooth brushing technique and beverages such as tea, coffee, red wine, and fizzy drinks. In some cases the porosity of the enamel is quite high making the teeth more likely to absorb stains.

There are two different methods of tooth whitening which can be used individually or in combination with one another:

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Home whitening

Home whitening involves the use of carbamide or hydrogen peroxide gel which is applied to the teeth through custom-made trays (like gum shields). The trays should be worn for two to five hours per day over a period of two to three weeks for effective whitening.

Tooth whitening appointments

Our tooth whitening services are available for all patients, either as standalone treatment or as part of your orthodontic treatment plan. Tooth whitening is suitable for most people, although is not recommended if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or allergic to any components in the whitening material. Book a consultation with our team and we can advise if you are a suitable candidate for tooth whitening. Our whitening treatments cost £250.00

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Wakefield
West Yorkshire
WF1 3AZ

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Barnsley
South Yorkshire
S70 2SH

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New Lane
Shelby
North Yorkshire
YO8 4QB

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Goole

Goole & District Hospital
Woodland Avenue
Goole
DN14 6RX

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