Teeth whitening in Sydney

Is It Worth It To Get Your Teeth Professionally Whitened? (02) 8090 1105 | www.sydneycbddentistry.com.au

Teeth whitening also known as teeth bleaching have been more and more sought after dental cosmetic treatment to this day. Teeth whitening in Sydney can either be whitening products over the counter to apply at home or have it done professionally by your dentist.

These whitening products contain hydrogen peroxide. Other whitening products are peroxide free which contain carbamide peroxide or sodium perborate that releases hydrogen peroxide.

So is it worth it to get your teeth professionally whitened? Professional teeth whitening dentist in Sydney use 35% hydrogen peroxide. In chair whitening is more expensive than any whitening kits or bleaching tray.

However, the effects are immediate which gives an assurance to the patients that they will achieve the bright smile that they want. In just a few hours you can see the improvement on your teeth. However, not all people are eligible to whitening treatments.

If you are someone that has tartar build up, tooth decay and gum disease, sensitive teeth and sensitive gums, you might want to prioritise to treat these dental issues first before proceeding with any dental cosmetic treatment.

Teeth whitening products does not work on your crowns, veneers and fillings. It is best to have a consultation with your dentist to make sure that you can undergo this treatment and to know the risk and the side effects of teeth whitening.Teeth whitening in Sydney

Teeth whitening are temporary, but how long does professional teeth whitening last will depend on the type of whitening treatment you had and your aftercare.

Teeth whitening can last for a few months up to three years. It varies from person to person.

The whitening effect will not last if you eat foods that can stain your teeth or when you drink coffee or tea. You must avoid smoking cigarettes as well if you want to prolong the whitening effects and continue having a bright white smile.



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tooth removal in sydney

What Are The Risks Of Tooth Extraction? (02) 8090 1105 | www.sydneycbddentistry.com.au

When you have a broken, decayed or damaged tooth the dentist will usually try to fix your natural tooth with fillings, crowns, root canal therapy or other dental procedure. However, if the damage is too much to be repaired, the only option is to have your tooth to be extracted.

Tooth removal in Sydney cost around $200 to $250 for simple extraction and can go up to $350 to $500 for surgical and more complex tooth removal. After the extraction, your dentist will provide you a guideline of what to do and what not to do after the procedure.

You might experience a slight discomfort, pain, soreness and even s slight swollen gums after the extraction. Tooth extraction aftercare may vary from person to person.

The location and the type of extraction can also be a factor of having a different healing time. If you properly follow your dentist’s guideline it would usually take 7 to 10 days for the tooth extraction healing time.

Majority of the time tooth extraction does not have any complications. However, if you did not follow your dentist’s precautions, chances are you might experience a complication after your tooth removal surgery.

So what are the risks of tooth extraction? Here are some risk and complications that might occur after your tooth extraction.tooth removal in sydney

Constant Pain and Continuous Bleeding – pain and bleeding is normal after your tooth get extracted. However, if the pain is gradually increasing after a couple of days and the bleeding does not stop after 2 days, it is considered not normal and may require a visit to your dentist to know what is causing this issue.

Dry Socket – excessive pain after tooth extraction may caused by having dry socket. If you have this, you may also experience bad odour and bad taste in your mouth.

Infection and Swelling – since our mouth is full of bacteria and food particles, there is a big chance that it will go to the socket. Your dentist will prescribe antibiotics if this occurs.