No matter how conscientious a person is about their oral health, stains on the dental enamel develop over time from food, drinks, and tobacco, which makes the teeth seem older. For an improvement to their overall appearance, a lot of patients use Opalescence tooth whitening to efficiently remove stains from their enamel and whiten their teeth several shades. Opalescence offers several options to help each patient with their individual concerns. Patients can pick with help from our dentists between home Opalescence teeth whitening kits and in office whitening treatments at DentalWorks - Polaris in Columbus, OH. Every Opalescence whitening treatment uses potassium nitrate and fluoride (PF) to strengthen the enamel while whitening for stronger, healthier teeth.
What to Expect
Depending on which technique the patient chooses, our dentists will explain specific directions to help every patient get their best results.
- Opalescence PF: take-home whitening kit comes in different concentrations and three flavors that are used with refillable custom oral trays that should be worn for 30 minutes – 8 hours.
- Opalescence Go: home whitening kit are pre-filled, disposable oral trays that come in a choice of three flavors and may be worn 15 – 90 minutes every day for 5 – 10 days.
- Opalescence Boost: professional whitening treatment at DentalWorks - Polaris that uses 40% hydrogen peroxide bleaching gel to erase stains without using lights or lasers in under one hour.
To help maintain their results, patients can ask our dentists about the best home oral care routine that can include Opalescence whitening toothpastes in addition to flossing and mouthwash. Our dentists will talk to each patient about beverages and food that should be avoided or what may be done to reduce stains and discoloration to maintain their new, bright smile. Bi-annual cleanings at DentalWorks - Polaris by our dentists will also help polish off deeper stains.
Like most cosmetic services, Opalescence bleaching and whiting system is almost always not covered by dental insurance, but DentalWorks - Polaris provides financing and accepts many kinds of payment. The patient'spersonal cost and financing plans may be discussed during the patient's initial consultation with our dentists.
Plan Your Procedure
Improve your confidence with a brilliant, spectacular smile that makes you look more youthful through one of the Opalescence tooth whitening systems from DentalWorks - Polaris in Columbus, OH. Talk to our dentists to help you decide the most effective option for your budget, needs, and goals and see what a improvement Opalescence can make by deleting stains and illuminating your smile.