Do you need teeth whitening in the Jacksonville area? Call Dr. Sorensen, a cosmetic dentist at Blue Water Dental of St. Johns. Teeth whitening or bleaching products brighten teeth that have been stained or darkened by food, tobacco use, age or injury. Teeth whitening procedures are effective, but not permanent. Depending on the procedure used, whitening may fade over time. Patients are advised to avoid food and drinks that may stain or darken teeth.
There are a variety of in-office and take-home teeth whitening products that can reduce or eliminate such stains.
In-Office Teeth Whitening
In-office teeth whitening, also called chairside bleaching, takes place during a series of appointments at the dentist. Advantages of in-office teeth whitening over take-home whitening include: