About Home Tooth Whitening
These days, there are plenty of options pertaining to teeth whitening from the drug store that promises whiter teeth fast. While these products can change the shade of the teeth they are not always the best option. Our dentists at DentalWorks - Harlem & North in Chicago, IL can create professional, custom whitening trays that will fit the mouth more effectively. In addition, professional whitening trays can be made according to the patient's desired results. This is based on the degree of the whitening gel. This professional approach from our dentists at DentalWorks - Harlem & North offers whiter, brighter results that store brands cannot offer.
What to Expect
A thorough examination first performed by our our dentists at DentalWorks - Harlem & North prior to a bleaching treatment is recommended to assess that the patient's oral health and tooth enamel is strong. Our dentists will go over the teeth whitening trays and options, and a custom mold will then be made of the patient's mouth. Our dentists will include the whitening gel and special trays as part of the take home kit, and thorough instructions will be given. The number of trays will vary from each patient depending on how much whitening is desired.
Once a patient reaches the shade of white they desire, our dentists recommend that the patient stop the continuation of the gel to avoid damaging the tooth enamel. After the teeth have been whitened, regular dental visits at DentalWorks - Harlem & North will ensure that the patient's teeth remaining healthy. Results following professional at-home teeth whitening can last for years. Patients should avoid certain food and drinks to prevent additional staining, such as red wine, coffee, berries, and soda as well as tobacco products.
Since teeth whitening is a treatment considered cosmetic, it is usually not covered by insurance. Regardless, our billing staff at DentalWorks - Harlem & North will verify each patient's coverage and give an explanation of the patient's amount owed. Our staff at DentalWorks - Harlem & North offer several payment options for our patient's convenience.
Plan Your Procedure
Comfortable and Convenient
Undo years of stains from your teeth with professional at-home whitening in a private setting. Through the assistance of our dentists at DentalWorks - Harlem & North in Chicago, IL, you can achieve a whiter smile in a matter of weeks. Tailored by our dentists for your teeth, this customized whitening treatment can give you your best smile.