How Can I Improve a Single Stained Tooth?
Stained teeth are a common dental concern that can occur due to certain lifestyle habits, long-term consumption of foods and beverages that contain staining agents, or even just the natural aging process. If you’re looking to improve a single stained tooth or multiple teeth affected by discoloration, the dentists at Scottsdale Smile Center offer a variety of treatments that can provide effective solutions. From whitening options to porcelain veneers, our team can restore the appearance of your teeth so your […]Read More
How to Remove Yellow Stains from Teeth
Most individuals will experience some degree of yellowing or discoloration on the teeth at some point in life. Even if you have taken excellent care of your teeth and do all the right things to maintain the best possible oral health, factors both within your control and outside your control can cause the teeth to develop a progressively yellow appearance. The natural aging process, tobacco use, and consuming common foods and beverages that contain staining agents over many years are […]Read More
How Long Will My Teeth Whitening Results Last?
Following an Opalescence® Boost teeth whitening treatment offered here at Scottsdale Smile Center, results typically last anywhere from six months to one year, depending on one’s personal habits and commitment to proper oral hygiene. People who drink lots of tea, coffee, red wine, and other high-staining beverages may start to see yellowing and/or other tooth discolorations quicker than those who don’t drink these types of liquids on a regular basis. The same can be said for individuals whose diet consists […]Read More
Professional vs. Over-the-Counter Teeth Whitening
With the wide variety of teeth whitening products available today, deciding whether to go with an over-the-counter technique or visit the dentist for professional treatment can be a tough choice to make. Though both options have shown to reduce stains and brighten teeth for many people, a few dissimilarities exist between over-the-counter and professional-grade teeth whitening that may shed some light on which approach could help you best achieve the vibrant smile you desire. According to our dentists – Dr. […]Read More
Teeth Whitening vs. Porcelain Veneers
Brightening the shade of your teeth can be one of the fastest and easiest ways to enhance the overall appearance of your smile. Both teeth whitening and porcelain veneers procedures can effectively lighten the shade of your teeth and eliminate stains for a more vibrant, radiant smile. At Scottsdale Smile Center, our bleaching and teeth whitening treatments involve the use of fitted trays and a professional grade whitening gel that you can wear as you sleep. Most patients see significant […]Read More