Teeth whitening method

Teeth whitening is a procedure that is included among aesthetic dental treatments, which consists of removing dental stains and making the teeth look whiter and brighter.

Qualified personnel: It is essential that teeth whitening method is been carried out by highly qualified personnel, since it is necessary to carry out an adequate diagnosis of each patient individually. As well as a correct planning of the treatment and maintenance of the results.

Reasons for darkening of the teeth

  • Extrinsic stains

    They are produced by the excessive consumption of pigmenting agents that are present in certain beverages or foods and other products such as tobacco or continued use of toothpastes or mouthwashes based on chlorhexidine.

  • Intrinsic stains

    Caused by medication such as tetracyclines, fluorosis, enamel hypoplasia, after suffering a dental trauma or a darkening in a root canal tooth.

Types of teeth whitenings

  • Clinic teeth whitening

    This treatment is carried out by specialised professionals in clinic. It allows the application of a greater concentration of product and immediate results in one or two sessions.

  • Home teeth whitening

    This treatment is carried out by the patient at home. The professional gives the patient a splint to apply the teeth whitening product at home under the indications and control of the professional.

  • Mixed teeth whitening

    Combines both treatments done at the clinic and sone at home.

  • Internal teeth whitening

    This treatment is indicated for patients that after root canal or endodontic treatment have darkened the dental piece. It can only be performed on devitalized teeth and its objective is to match the shade with the rest of teeth.