About Home Tooth Whitening
These days, there are shelves full of products pertaining to at-home teeth whitening from the drug store that promises whiter teeth effectively. While these products can whiten teeth to a degree they are not always the most ideal option. Our dentists at DentalWorks - River Oaks in Calumet City, IL can provide professional, custom whitening trays target the teeth more effectively. In addition, professional bleaching trays can be made according to the shade the patient desires to attain. This is based on the strength of the whitening gel. This professional approach from our dentists at DentalWorks - River Oaks offers brighter results that store brands cannot attain.
What to Expect
A full exam first conducted by our our dentists at DentalWorks - River Oaks prior to a whitening procedure is recommended to ensure that the patient's oral health and enamel is strong. Our dentists will discuss the at-home bleaching trays and options, and a custom mold will then be created of the patient's mouth. Our dentists will include the professional whitening gel and special trays as part of the home kit, and the daily instructions will be given. The number of trays will differ from each patient depending on how much whitening is desired.
Once a patient attains the degree of white they desire, our dentists recommend that the patient avoid the continuation of the bleaching solution to avoid damaging the top enamel. After the teeth have been whitened, ongoing dental visits at DentalWorks - River Oaks will ensure that the patient's dental work remaining healthy. Results associated with professional at-home teeth whitening can last for a long while. Patients should refrain from certain food and drinks to avoid additional staining, such as coffee, red wine, dark berries, and tea as well as tobacco products.
Because teeth whitening is performed for aesthetic reasons, it is generally not paid for by insurance. However, our billing staff at DentalWorks - River Oaks will confirm each patient's coverage and give an explanation of the patient's total bill. Our staff at DentalWorks - River Oaks offer numerous billing programs for our patient's convenience.
Plan Your Procedure
Comfortable and Convenient
Remove years of stains from your teeth with dental whitening trays in a convenient setting. Through the assistance of our dentists at DentalWorks - River Oaks in Calumet City, IL, you can attain a whiter smile in a matter of days. Molded by our dentists for your teeth, this customized bleaching procedure can provide you your best smile.