What Is Philips Zoom Teeth Whitening?
Teeth whitening is one of the most preferred and affordable cosmetic dentistry treatments. It can be used to whiten teeth that are stained or discolored, lightening them by several shades for a whiter-looking smile. Philips Zoom Teeth Whitening is performed at our dental office under the supervision of Dr. Jacob Robichaux. This system has adjustable intensity settings to deliver customized treatments according to your individual needs or preferences. In addition, the treatment can be accomplished in under an hour.
The Process of Philips Zoom Teeth Whitening
First, Dr. Jacob Robichaux will comprehensively examine your teeth and gums to determine that they are healthy and confirm your candidacy for the teeth whitening process. We will explain the procedure and risks involved in it, so you can decide whether it is right for you.
Before your treatment begins, we will place a rubber shield on your gums to protect them. Then a custom-fabricated tray filled with the whitening solution is placed over your teeth. The whitening gel contains the active ingredient hydrogen peroxide, which penetrates the tooth, breaking down the stains and allowing oxygen molecules to enter the tooth’s enamel surface. The REMOVAL of stains with in the teeth is what brighten the smile.
This bleaching process is accelerated using the Philips Zoom Advanced Power Chairside Lamp A fluoride gel will be applied to your teeth afterward to help reduce their sensitivity. This process will be repeated three to four times during your whitening session, which should last around one hour. The results are instantly seen, however the degree of brightening will differ from person to person. We will provide a take-home tray for maintenance that you can use to brighten your smile as it fades.
Benefits of Philips Zoom Teeth Whitening
Philips Zoom teeth whitening is an ideal treatment for patients looking to renovate their smiles without extended periods of recovery time. The treatment can deliver dramatic results in just one office session. Moreover, teeth whitening procedures performed at dental offices are safe.
Philips Zoom teeth whitening technique differs from over-the-counter whitening solutions as the product is tailor-made for your needs with minimal sensitivity. Additionally, the bleaching solution works to target the stubborn stains within your teeth, not just on the surface.
To learn more about our teeth whitening treatments, visit our office, Robichaux Family Dentistry, at 235 Corporate Dr, Houma, LA 70360. You can also reach us at (985) 580-3200.