Is it Recommended That Anyone Not Undergo Teeth Whitening?
Dr. Foncea of Sequoyah Dental Arts is proud to offer teeth whitening as a cosmetic dentistry treatment for his patients. As a Knoxville area dentist, he is well aware of the importance of a beautiful smile. Whether you want to impress others with a beautiful smile at your next reunion, or preparing for an upcoming wedding, having a whiter, brighter smile should be of great importance to you. If you are considering teeth whitening, you are taking the steps towards achieving that confident smile that you’ve always wanted!
There are two ways to whiten your smile at Sequoyah Dental Arts. Dr. Foncea offers both in-office whitening, which is done in the dentist’s chair, and also provides at-home whitening kits for those who prefer to whiten their teeth in the privacy of their own home. Dr. Foncea can discuss with patients which alternative would be best for them, and can provide the ultimate in whitening for his patients to allow them the chance to transform their smile!
While tooth whitening is a wonderful way to achieve a Hollywood smile, some individuals should not undergo teeth whitening treatments. Patients who are under the age of 18 are not recommended for teeth whitening, and whitening should not be done on patients who have veneers, crowns, bridges, and other restorations on their teeth. These restorations do not respond to the bleaching formula and will stand out after one has undergone tooth whitening. Additionally, patients with extremely sensitive teeth will want to take extra precautions when bleaching their teeth, as the chemicals may make their teeth slightly more sensitive for a short period of time after treatment. This can be avoided with special fluoride toothpastes and products that can be recommended by Dr. Foncea.
Sequoyah Dental Arts of Knoxville can provide a number of dental services, and is here to help you achieve the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted. From tooth whitening to porcelain veneers, Dr. Foncea can help you achieve a youthful, refreshed, whiter smile! Call his office today to schedule a consultation and find out how you can get on the road to giving yourself the beautiful smile you’ve always dreamed of having!