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December 21, 2023

Teeth Whitening & Cleaning

Over time, for different reasons, teeth can lose their whiteness. Among these reasons we can name: frequent consumption of tea, coffee, soda, chocolate, sugar, tobacco, excessive brushing, gum disease, tooth structure and irregular oral care. The purpose of tooth whitening is to give the teeth a better tooth color than before.

Cleaning of Dental Tartar and Stains on Teeth

Dentists recommend checking your teeth every six months. It is better to treat tooth problems and gum problems as soon as they appear. To make cleaned teeth whiter dental whitening must also be applied.

Teeth Whitening

Dental stains can occur on the teeth due to various factors and and after a while the color of each person's teeth begins to change. Discoloration of the spots can occur in the internal structure of the tooth, or usually on the outside. The internal discoloration corresponds to the spots that have affected the inside of the tooth. This happens due to the intake of medications or excessive intake of fluoride during the formation of teeth in the womb. The reasons why the external discoloration occurs are: tea, coffee, acidic drinks, cigarettes, sugar, etc.


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Tooth whitening is a procedure performed to restore the teeth to their aesthetic whiteness. The consumption in large quantities of tea, coffee, acidic drinks, cigarettes and similar substances, as well as poor oral care, lead to stains and discoloration of the tooth enamel. Bad aesthetic appearance of the individual, is reflected in his smile and causes great discomfort for him. Sometimes this situation reduces self-confidence and leads the individual to isolate himself from society. Thanks to teeth whitening, you will finally get rid of discomfort.

Methods of Tooth Whitening

Depending on the technique applied there are two different methods of teeth whitening.

A method of laser teeth whitening

Another name for this method is clinic teeth whitening. Thanks to a whitening gel and light, the color of the teeth can be lightened by 3 to 4 shades for a short time. This method of teeth whitening is the most effective, fastest and safest.

Teeth whitening at home

To perform tooth whitening at home, a special gel prepared for each individual must be prepared. This gel is applied to special silicone plugs (devices). By wearing them for 4 to 8 hours a day, the desired whitening is achieved in 5 to 7 days on average.

Teeth Cleaning

In order to prevent gum disease, tooth decay and tooth loss, teeth must be cared for from early childhood throughout life. As well as regular oral care is necessary throughout life. Due to irregular tooth care or various factors, stains and tartar may appear on the teeth, even if they are taken care of. In our clinic, tartar and plaques formed on the surface of the teeth are cleaned using various equipment (hand tools, ultrasonic devices and laser technology). Thanks to dental cleaning it will be possible to avoid gum problems and tooth loss in the future.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who shouldn't get their teeth whitened?
Persons who do not suffer from any gum diseases and dental diseases can carry out teeth whitening. In case of dental diseases or gum diseases first of all it is necessary to treat these problems and then we can start tooth whitening.
Does teeth whitening give the same results for everyone?
In the treatment of teeth whitening, the result of bleaching varies depending on the color tone and the dental structure of the teeth.
How long does teeth whitening remain effective for?
The teeth will remain white for 6 months to 2 years on average. But it depends on the consumption habits, dental care and dental structure of the individual.
How is tartar formed?
The brain, which realizes the proliferation of bacteria in the mouth even if regular oral care is carried out or is not carried out, the brain kills and petrifies the bacteria with a number of chemicals in order to control the bacteria. Thus, the body protects itself from bacterial plaques.
How often should dental cleaning be performed?
To have healthy teeth and gums, it is necessary to visit a dentist periodically every 6 months. During the checkup, your dentist will inform you of the frequency of tooth cleaning.
What criteria are used to set prices for teeth whitening?
The prices vary according to the techniques of the procedures and the materials used.