Whitening Treatments

Teeth Whitening

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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Home Whitening Kits

Home Kits £250 (top up's £20)

The home whitening proceedure involves taking impressions to make bleaching trays, this usally takes 1 week. Once the trays arrive back in surgery you will come in for the fitting of the trays, at this appointment the dentist will provide you enough bleach for 2 weeks and advised you to bleach your teeth 1 night every night for 2 weeks and the dentist will review you on the 15th day. At this point you should normal have seen some good results however if you would like to go whiter and the dentist thinks it is suitbable you can purchase additional tubes to keep using. 

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

Zoom Whitening Kits

We offer in-surgery Phillips Zoom Whitening treatments which is an in surgery system which can lighten your teeth in 1 hour. 

Enlighten Professional Whitening

Home Kits £450 (top up's £70)

The Enlighten Professional Whitening proceedure involves taking impressions to make bleaching trays, this usally takes 1 week. Once the trays arrive back in surgery you will come in for fitting of the trays, at this appointment the dentist will provide you enough bleach for 2 weeks and advised you to bleach your teeth 1 night every night for 2 weeks and the dentist will review you on the 15th day. At this visit  then Dentist then will carry out the in surgery whitening which last 1 hour. Enlighten guarentee the lightest natural shade will be achieved with long lasting results and minimal sensitvity.

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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.