Dental Whitening

Want whiter teeth? We provide Philips Zoom! which can whiten your teeth up to 6 shades in 1 hour.

Why Consider Dental Whitening?

Your smile is one of the first things people notice when you greet them. However, if it’s not as healthy or as white as you would like, you might find yourself not wanting to smile…

Choosing a whitening treatment, that can either be provided by a member of our dental team, or via an at home kit that we stock, you can be assured of powerful yet safe results.

We use Philips Zoom! which can create a dramatic difference in the whiteness of your teeth in just one visit.

Philips Zoom! WhiteSpeed

Over 4 million patients worldwide have used this treatment to whiten their teeth. Since sensitive teeth are a common side effect of tooth whitening, Philips Zoom! contains special ingredients to reduce sensitivity, protect enamel and improve the lustre of your teeth for a brighter smile.

  • It provides protection from sensitivity due to ingredients which reduce tooth sensitivity
  • It is a safe solution as your gums are fully protected by a special cover throughout the procedure
  • The gel formula is EU compliant and conforms to safety regulations
  • The get is activated using a special lamp to break down stains and leave teeth up to 6 shades whiter
  • After four 15 minute sessions you will receive take home kits to continue your whitening

What You Can Expect

Prior to treatment your dental professional will examine your teeth to ensure that the products are suitable for you.

Then they will take an impression of your teeth so customised whitening trays can be created for you to take home with you after the fourth treatment.

Each session lasts about one hour, however the initial consultation may take up to two hours.

  • Your dental professional will place a soft silicone mouth guard into your mouth to protect your gums, cheeks and lips and ensure the whitening solution can be applied safely and comfortably
  • They will then apply the product to your teeth and activate the lamp, so the gel gets to work whitening your teeth
  • You can then relax for 15 minutes while the procedure occurs
  • You will need 4 of these sessions

Questions and Answers

Yes. Clinical studies have shown that whitening your teeth under the supervision of a dental professional is safe for teeth and gums. Always ensure any products you use are EU compliant. Philips Zoom! is the one we use and it is EU compliant.
The most common side effect is tooth and gum sensitivity. Your dentist will be able to advise you on whether you are a good candidate for whitening and they can also ensure that you are using the right concentration of whitening formula.
Philips Zoom! whitening products contain 2 mild desensitising agents, potassium nitrate and Amorphous Calcium Phosphate (ACP), which are proven to reduce sensitivity.
Whitening treatments help to reduce existing stains, but through consumption of coffee, soft drinks or through natural ageing, your teeth may become discoloured again. Maintenance whitening at home can help combat recurring discolouration. Philips Zoom! whitening products include ACP, which has been shown to reduce whitening fadeback.
There are many cause of tooth discolouration. Some of the most common include the consumption of highly coloured foods and drinks such as red wine, coffee and tea. Some medication, ageing, smoking and trauma can also cause tooth discolouration.
With Philips Zoom! in-practice treatment you will see noticeable results in around 1 hour of treatment. The total consultation may take up to 2 hours.
Your dental professional will ensure that your mouth is resting in a comfortable position during the procedure and you will still be able to swallow. There is little or no sensitivity reported during Philips Zoom! treatment however you may experience an awareness of the whitening happening.
Speak to your dentist today to see if Professional Whitening will give you the smile you desire.
Call  0114 2661 335 to set up your appointment today.