Teeth whitening doesn’t just improve your appearance – it can also improve your overall oral health! At Champaign Dental Group, we use advanced whitening techniques to enhance your smile and keep your teeth and gums healthy.
What Are the Benefits of Teeth Whitening?
Teeth whitening is a popular treatment to make teeth whiter and brighter. Safe and effective bleaching solutions are used to whiten stained and discolored teeth. This process is non-invasive and will provide significantly whiter teeth for months or years to come.
From a brighter smile to improved self-confidence, professional whitening helps patients feel and look better than ever.
Why Are My Teeth Getting Darker?
There are two types of teeth stains – extrinsic and intrinsic. Extrinsic stains form on the surface of your teeth and are often yellow or brown. Intrinsic stains come from inside your teeth and often appear gray or blue.
These stains are caused by a variety of things, including:
Smoking and tobacco use
Dark-colored foods and drinks
Certain medications and illnesses
Although some types of stains are inevitable, many can be avoided by making simple lifestyle changes.
What Is the Difference Between Professional Whitening and Over-The-Counter Kits?
Most whitening solutions use the chemical compound “peroxide” to remove stains and whiten teeth. Over-the-counter kits can be pricy and usually contain only 6% peroxide.
In contrast, professional solutions are made of roughly 35% peroxide. Professional solutions are safe, effective, and require fewer sessions to achieve a pearly-white smile.
Don’t waste your money with alternative whitening treatments. At Champaign Dental Group, your teeth whitening will be more noticeable, longer-lasting, and more cost-efficient compared to over-the-counter kits.
What Does the Procedure Involve?
At Champaign Dental Group, we strive to provide whitening treatments that are comfortable and stress-free. To do this, we are happy to offer take-home whitening trays. Tray whitening is an inexpensive treatment you can use from the comfort of your own home.
To begin, we will take impressions of your mouth to create a customized tray. Once this is ready, we will provide you with a professional whitening gel and will show you how to apply the material to your dental trays.
For the best results, wear your whitening trays for 30-60 minutes, one to two times per day. Depending on the severity of your stains, it may take some time for results to show.
By the end of the recommended whitening period, you will see a dazzling difference in your smile!
How Long Does Whitening Last?
Professional tooth whitening results can last anywhere from several months to three years, depending on your oral hygiene habits.
To maintain a bright, beautiful smile for as long as possible, we recommend avoiding rich, acidic foods and drinks such as coffee, red wine, tea, and dark fruits and vegetables. Tobacco products should also be avoided.
Brush and floss your teeth daily and visit your dentist twice a year to maintain your white, healthy smile. Occasional treatment may also be used at your convenience to maintain your new smile.
If you are interested in learning more about professional teeth whitening, contact our office today at 937-653-8650. Our team of compassionate, highly-trained dental professionals is here to provide a truly unforgettable whitening experience!
Our Forever Bright Whitening Program
Champaign Dental Group knows how important it is for you to have a healthy bright smile. We believe maintaining oral health is an integral aspect of your overall health. This is why we want to reward you for your regular checkups with our ForeverBright program!
How does it work?
A professional cleaning, exam, and diagnostic x-rays must be completed prior to enrollment.
We will take impressions and make custom-fit bleach trays.
There is a one-time enrollment fee of $150 to enter into the contract.
As long as regular dental check-ups are maintained, you will get 2 free whitening boosters twice a year at your preventative care visit!
Already have whitening trays?
No problem! You can enter into the ForeverBright contract with a one-time enrollment fee of $50!
Lifetime Maintenance Rules & Regulations:
Please be aware that the following will void your ForeverBright contract:
If 30 weeks go by between preventative care appointments – Our program was designed as a courtesy for patients who take their dental health seriously.
Failure to complete necessary dental treatment – Whitening in the presence of open decay is not safe for you and is not allowed.
Failure to provide our office with acceptable notice when changing appointments – we require at least 24-hour notice when rescheduling.
Lost or destroyed application trays will be replaced at the current full fee.
All accounts must be current.
Enrollees must be 18 years or older or provide parental consent.
Disclaimer: Champaign Dental Group doctors and staff reserve the right to refuse the offer based on patient health conditions, misuse, or any other factor deemed necessary to void the offer.
We appreciate hearing from our awesome patients in Urbana, OH!
Everyone was so nice and helpful! Very welcoming and positive environment. Everything was clean and professional. I enjoyed every minute here!. -Vealent L
Been with Champaign Dental Group for about 6+ years. They are friendly, and easy to work with. Had a dental emergency recently, they were able to work me in the same day. -Margaret A.
When we opened in 1997, it was our mission to serve our community with friendly, comfortable, convenient care. Now, we are continually committed to providing our families the very best dental services. With a small-town feel and the very best in technology, we combine personalized service and the most effective treatment possible.