For best results, it’s important for teeth to be free of plaque and tartar so the Zoom whitening gel can penetrate to whiten your teeth evenly.Your oral health is our first priority. The teeth whitening gel can only be harmful in presence of cavities and gum disease. By providing you with a routine checkup, we address all your concerns and make sure it is safe for you to receive the Zoom laser teeth whitening treatment.
Yes. Extensive research and clinical studies indicate that teeth whitening under the supervision of a dentist is safe. In fact, many dentists consider whitening the safest cosmetic dental procedure available.
We offer a free consultation, which includes a dental exam and x rays to make sure you’re a candidate for the Philips Zoom Whitening treatment.
Healthy gums and teeth are a requirement prior to this treatment. SEDA Dental reserves the right of refusal of this treatment if you do not follow our recommended guidelines for healthy teeth and gums, that are necessary prior to whitening. Upon approval, we accept most dental PPO insurance plans.
Zoom is a bleaching process that lightens discoloration of enamel and dentin.
The complete procedure takes about an hour. We begin with a preparation period, where your gums and lips are carefully protected. Followed by three 15 minute sessions of whitening. A fresh layer of Zoom whitening gel is reapplied after each 15 minute session.
Its not uncommon to achieve results 3-6 shades lighter. It depends on what type of stain you have, your doctor will discuss more with you during your check-up.
For best results its very important that teeth are free of any plaque and calculus. The teeth whitening gel cannot penetrate through plaque build-up. This is why we feel very strongly about performing a thorough exam and cleaning before Zoom whitening. If you wish to wait a few months before coming in for your check-up we should be able to extend the offer for you, we can even call you to remind to schedule an appointment.
Our office is equipped with the latest equipment to handle your needs. We provide comprehensive dentistry. Including Invisalign, dental implants, veneers, Lumineers, Laser dentistry, metal free crowns, and bridge work.
By following the instructions we provide you, your teeth will always be lighter than they were before. We suggest to do touch-ups every few months either with custom made touch-up trays or crest white strips.
With that said, results vary depending on your lifestyle. Do you drink red wine? Do you smoke? These are just two examples where your lifestyle decisions effect the result of “equation”.