Teeth Whitening Specialist
Even people with beautiful, healthy smiles turn to teeth whitening for a dazzling, bright smiles. Dr. Christopher Pottorff at Advanced Dental & Implant Care offers a quick and painless whitening method. Above all, teeth whitening treatments will keep your smile beautiful and your teeth healthy.
Teeth Whitening Q&A
Will whitening damage my teeth?
No, damage to teeth is a common misconception. Even more, whitening and bleaching will not damage the enamel or any part of the tooth. Therefore, any sensitivity after treatment will generally go away within a couple of days. Certainly, Dr. Pottorff will help you understand which process is best for you during your consultation.
What about existing crowns and veneers?
Teeth whitening will not change the appearance of porcelain veneers, dental crowns, or other dental installations. However, if your veneers or crowns were dyed to match your natural teeth, discuss treatment with Dr. Pottorff. In fact, some whitening methods can weaken the adhesive bond between veneers or crowns and your teeth.
Will whitening keep my teeth healthier?
Whiter teeth can brighten your smile and overall appearance which gives you more confidence and a happier outlook. Furthermore, white and shiny teeth give the impression that you have excellent oral hygiene. Above all, the effects can restore youthfulness to your persona.
Other whitening benefits of your teeth include:
- Removing plaque and tartar
- Killing bacteria that live in your mouth and causes gum disease
- Preventing tooth decay
- Reducing gum disease will lower your risks of bacterial pneumonia, stroke, and cardiovascular problems associated with gum disease
Is teeth whitening expensive?
Tooth whitening is an excellent cosmetic dentistry treatment that is a relatively inexpensive and affordable. Also, your appointment is quick and painless and renews your smile.
If you are a patient in Algonquin, call our office at (847) 854-1200 or book an appointment online. Our team will be available for any questions you may have about the whitening procedure. Furthermore, we also treat patients in Huntley, Carpentersville, South Elgin, Elgin, Barrington, West Dundee, Dundee, and Cary.