If you are dreaming of a whiter smile, we at Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic in Madeley, Telford can make it a reality. Teeth whitening is a simple solution that can immediately improve the colour of your teeth and boost your self-confidence.  

    Why whiten teeth?

    While everyone dreams of a Hollywood smile, very few people have naturally bright, white teeth. Your teeth change colour as you get older, and other factors like what you eat and drink can affect their colour. Coffee, red wine, curry, balsamic vinegar and dark berries are all teeth staining culprits. You may have an important event coming up, such as a wedding or holiday, that you want to look your best for. It may be that your teeth have gradually become discoloured due to certain prescribed medications or antibiotics. A build up of calculus (tartar) can also lead to yellow-looking teeth, as can habits like smoking.

      Your whitening consultation

      Your smile is unique to you, and Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic dentists understand that your reasons are personal too. Our dentists will expertly assess your teeth to make sure they are suitable for a whitening treatment.

      Before undergoing treatment your dentist will professionally remove stains from your teeth using a high-specification air polisher. A Prophy-Jet uses water and air pressure to remove tartar, and the inclusion of baking soda gently buffs the surface of your teeth. This procedure prepares your teeth to best receive the whitening application and ensures the correct shade is achieved.  

            Whitening treatment - home whitening  

            Your dentist can provide a whitening treatment to use at home. While you’ll be using the kit at home, the treatment is tailored to your unique smile. First an impression of your teeth and jaw is taken, in surgery, to custom-make a mouthguard that will be crucial to your at-home kit. Then, from the comfort of your home and when it suits your schedule, you can begin the process of whitening your teeth. It is a simple procedure that involves applying a gel to your teeth. The mouthguard makes sure that the whitening gel is evenly and safely transforming the colour of your teeth.

            This is a treatment that requires multiple applications, but the ease of having the tools at home, as well as the expert advice from our dentists, means that it is much easier to fit in and around your life.  

              How long will the treatment last?

              How long your teeth stay whiter and brighter after treatment is down to you. Stay away from stain-culprits and keep up a good oral health routine and the effects of your whitening treatment should last up to 3 years.

                How you can keep a whiter, brighter smile?

                As well as using a whitening treatment, you can keep your smile looking fresh and bright by incorporating these 5 simple steps into your oral care routine:

                1. Avoid, or keep to a minimum, foods like curry and berries, and beverages such as coffee and red wine that are known to stain teeth
                2. Have a glass of water or rinse your mouth out within 30 minutes of eating
                3. Plaque attracts stains, so keep brushing and flossing regularly to remove any build up
                4. Use a tooth whitening toothpaste or mouthwash
                5. Visit your Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic hygienist for a scale and polish at least once or twice a year

                If you’re considering a whiter smile, contact Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic on 01952 585539 today to book a consultation.

                    Related FAQs



                    Why are my teeth discoloured?

                    Teeth lose their natural colour for many reasons, but the main causes of teeth looking yellow are food and drink, oral hygiene and age.

                    Drinks such as tea, coffee, red wine and certain fruits, such as blueberries, stain teeth quite badly. Smoking is another common culprit.



                    How long will my teeth stay white?

                    The treatment has a long-term impact on the colour of your teeth, but they will not be immune to the same discolouring as they previously suffered. Stains build up on your teeth from everyday living.

                    Tea, coffee, red wine, tobacco and spicy foods can all dull the natural colour of your teeth. To maintain the impact of the treatment it is advisable to brush your teeth more frequently. Your Portman dentist will explain the procedure and aftercare at your first appointment.

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                    Stain removal

                    We all want to show the world our whitest, brightest smile, and stain removal treatments at Madeley Dental & Implant Clinic are key to keeping your teeth looking their best.


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