Teeth Whitening Specialist

Warm Family Dentistry

Scott Cold, DDS

General Dentist located in Salt Lake City, UT

Are you looking to boost your self-confidence with a touch-up to your smile? At Warm Family Dentistry in Salt Lake City, Utah, Dr. Scott Cold offers innovative teeth-whitening procedures to clear up stains and reinvigorate your smile. Teeth whitening is a safe, effective way to enhance your appearance. If you’d like to schedule a teeth whitening, call or use the online scheduling tool and make an appointment today.

Teeth Whitening Q & A

What are the benefits of professional teeth whitening?

You can’t fix some discolorations on your teeth with just brushing and flossing. Poor oral hygiene habits and certain foods and drinks can stain your teeth, including:

  • Coffee
  • Dark teas
  • Mustard
  • Red wine

Teeth whitening can improve the appearance of most teeth discolorations. Dr. Cold’s in-office teeth-whitening procedures can whiten your teeth several shades whiter, which leaves you more confident with your smile and overall appearance.

How does teeth whitening work?

Teeth whitening works by targeting concentrations of discoloration on your teeth and breaking them apart with a bleaching agent, making your teeth whiter. The active ingredient of the bleaching agent is hydrogen peroxide.

Dr. Cold uses GLO® Science Professional teeth whitening technology, which uses heat to amplify your results. During a teeth whitening at his office, Dr. Cold applies the bleaching agent directly to your teeth via a tray you wear.

The bleach clears up stains and discolorations. In just one in-office session, on average, you will see your teeth get five shades whiter. He also offers GLO’s take-home trays and provides detailed instructions so you can whiten your teeth at home on your own time.

The amount of time you need to wear the tray depends on the level of discoloration of your teeth and your desired results.

Is a teeth whitening procedure a one-time fix?

No, a single teeth-whitening procedure isn’t a permanent solution to keeping your smile bright. You need to maintain good oral hygiene habits, namely brushing and flossing regularly.

As long as you take good care of your teeth, the results of a whitening should last at least six months. You can get additional teeth whitenings to reinvigorate your smile every so often.

Are there risks involved with teeth whitening?

The most notable risk after a teeth-whitening procedure is heightened tooth sensitivity. However, with GLO® Science’s innovative technology, it’s highly unlikely you’ll experience any sensitivity after treatment.

If you want to give your smile that extra boost it needs, call or use the convenient online booking tool and schedule a teeth whitening at Warm Family Dentistry in Salt Lake City, Utah today.

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