Is your smile not as bright as you would like? Jeppson Dental offers teeth whitening in Provo, Utah, to help you achieve a whiter, more beautiful smile, our dentist can educate you on what whitening treatments will work best. Call 801-356-7701 today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Joe Jeppson, and we will help you get the whiter smile you are looking for.

Why Teeth Become Discolored 

Teeth discoloration is a common dental concern affecting individuals of all ages. Understanding the underlying reasons for tooth discoloration can help in determining the most effective whitening solutions. Several factors contribute to the discoloration of teeth, including:

  • Consumption of certain foods and beverages (like colas, coffee, tea, red wine and dark-colored fruits)
  • Regular use of tobacco products, including smoking
  • Poor oral hygiene practices and a subsequent buildup of plaque and tartar
  • Genetic factors
  • The natural progression of aging and time
  • Trauma to the tooth
  • Use of certain medications or illnesses

Why Choose Professional Teeth Whitening? 

While there are numerous over-the-counter teeth whitening products available, professional teeth whitening offers several distinct advantages:

  • Professional whitening treatments are administered under the supervision of a qualified dentist, ensuring safe and effective results.
  • Our dentist can customize whitening treatments based on individual needs and address any underlying dental issues that may affect the whitening process.
  • Professional teeth whitening procedures use higher concentrations of whitening agents compared to over-the-counter products, allowing for faster and more noticeable results.
  • Our dentist and team also employ advanced techniques to minimize sensitivity and ensure even whitening across all teeth.
  • Additionally, professional whitening treatments are tailored to protect the gums and surrounding tissues, reducing the risk of irritation or damage.

In-Office Teeth Whitening 

In-office teeth whitening procedures offer the quickest and most dramatic results for your teeth and smile. During an in-office whitening session, our dentist and team apply a highly concentrated bleaching agent to your teeth and may use special lights or lasers to enhance the whitening process. The entire procedure typically takes about an hour, and you can see your teeth become several shades lighter in just one treatment session.

In-office teeth whitening is ideal for individuals seeking immediate results or those with busy schedules who cannot commit to multiple at-home treatments. The controlled environment of our dental office allows for precise application of whitening agents and ensures optimal safety and comfort throughout the whitening process.

Take-Home Teeth Whitening 

Take-home teeth whitening kits provide a convenient and flexible option for achieving a brighter smile. These kits consist of custom-fitted trays and professional-grade whitening gel that you can use in the comfort of your own home. Our dentist and team will provide you with detailed instructions on how to properly use the whitening trays and achieve optimal results.

Take-home whitening kits offer gradual whitening over a period of several days or weeks, allowing you to whiten your teeth at their own pace and on your own schedule. While the results may take longer to become noticeable compared to in-office treatments, take-home whitening kits are often more affordable and can provide significant improvements in tooth color.

Make An Appointment 

Professional teeth whitening offers a safe, effective and customized solution to address tooth discoloration and improve your smile. Whether through in-office treatments or a take-home whitening kit, you can achieve a brighter, more radiant smile. Call us today to make your appointment with Dr. Jeppson and learn how teeth whitening can give you a more confident smile!