Teeth whitening can be a cost-effective, easy way to brighten your smile. At Drs. Monroe & Monroe in Pinehurst, NC, Dr. Clement Monroe and Dr. Kamron Monroe offer take-home and in-office teeth whitening treatments. During the consultation, Drs. Monroe will determine which solution will be best for your smile. At Drs. Monroe & Monroe, we are committed to delivering patient-focused, exceptional dental care to patients dealing with a wide range of dental concerns.
Q & A: Teeth Whitening
How long does teeth whitening last?
Teeth whitening treatment can last anywhere from six months to a year. It is important that patients follow their aftercare instruction to promote an effective treatment.
Am I a good candidate for teeth whitening?
During your consultation, Drs. Monroe will examine your teeth to determine if you are an ideal candidate for teeth whitening. Teeth whitening should only be performed on healthy teeth. If you have any underlying dental problems, Drs. Monroe will address them during your consultation.
How do I maintain my teeth whitening treatment?
Patients should avoid foods and beverages that can stain their teeth. It is also important that you follow a healthy oral hygiene routine to keep your teeth clean. Drs. Monroe can also provide take-home teeth whitening treatments for touch ups if you would like to maintain your teeth whitening treatments in the comfort of your own home.
Does teeth whitening hurt?
Teeth whitening does not hurt. We make sure to provide a comfortable, safe environment for patients to receive their teeth whitening treatment. We take the proper precautions to limit tooth sensitivity and discomfort during treatment.
What kind of teeth whitening treatments do you offer?
We offer Zoom! In-Office Teeth Whitening and take-home teeth whitening. In office teeth whitening takes about an hour to complete in our Pinehurst dental office. During your appointment, Drs. Monroe will apply a whitening gel onto the affected teeth. Once the whitening gel is applied, Drs. Monroe will activate the whitening gel using a special light. After treatment, patients will notice immediate results. For take-home teeth whitening, Drs. Monroe will create custom fit teeth whitening trays for patients to use at home. It is important patients follow their aftercare instruction for an effective treatment.
How do I schedule an appointment?
If you want to explore your cosmetic dentistry options or you would like to determine if teeth whitening is right for you, contact our Pinehurst Dental office. Drs. Monroe will work with you to provide you with the treatment you need. If you would like to schedule an appointment, you can call our Pinehurst dental office or schedule an appointment online.