Tooth whitening can be a very effective way of lightening the natural colour of your teeth with out removing any tooth surface.
Our lovely dental team will be happy to assess you to see if you are suitable for teeth whitening and will supervise the process for you. The active ingredients in the whitening products are usually hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide, as the active ingredient is broken down oxygen gets into the enamel of the tooth which lightens the colour of the tooth.
How long will it take?
At Wentworth House Dental Practice we offer 3 types of Whitening so the processes vary between systems but usually it takes 3-4 weeks.
How much will it cost?
Home Kits £250 (top up's £20)
Philips Zoom £365
Enlighten professional whitening £450 (top up's £70)
How long will the result last?
Results can vary but usually last up to 3 years. We recommend to keep on top of results and stop results fading by continuing to use the whitening products for 1 night every other month.
When might tooth whitening not work?
Tooth whitening will only work on natural tooth tissue and will not work on crowns, bridges, dentures or fillings. Smoking and dark food or drinks through out the treatment will affect the results.
You must be dentally fit to have teeth whitening.
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