Adolescents and Tooth Whitening: A Sensitive Subject
The first question most patients ask when they come to our office is “How can I whiten my teeth?” Cosmetic bleaching is indeed an excellent way to boost your self-confidence and improve the look of your smile. It is a simple procedure that can be performed at the dental office or in the comfort of your own home.
Advantages of in-office, professional teeth whitening are:
1.) a professional consultation that includes a thorough examination that identifies the causes of discoloration, and
2.) a controlled environment that may include the use of lights and lasers with guaranteed safe and rapid results.
For children and adolescents, whitening can be a ‘sensitive’ subject in every sense ...