You have likely seen or heard several advertisements touting the benefits of teeth whitening treatments that you can buy at your local pharmacy or supermarket. Everyone wants to have a white, bright and beaming smile, yet are these at-home treatments really effective at helping you achieve that? Dental providers like Dr. Breiterman offer professional whitening treatments that are delivered right here in our office, yet proponents of the store-bought brands would have you believe that such products produce the same results at a fraction of the price.
So which side is correct? There is an old adage that states “You get what you pay for,” and when it comes to tooth whitening treatments, it holds true. While professional treatments done under the supervision of a dentist may be more expensive, they have been proven to deliver results that are much clearer and last longer than alternatives. You may view this claim to be a bit biased coming from a dental practitioner, yet there is plenty of evidence to back it up.
The Benefits of Professional Treatments
The reasons why professional whitening systems (such as the Zoom!® treatment that we offer) perform better than at-home treatments include:
You truly cannot put a price on a healthy looking smile. Using the Zoom!® professional whitening system, Dr. Breiterman can deliver results that no at-home treatment could never even hope to achieve. For questions about the how this treatment works or its costs, please contact us here at Advanced Dental Techniques at any time.