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Teeth Whitening – Is It Worth Doing?

11 March,2020

Teeth Whitening – Is It Worth Doing?

Many people want their discoloured teeth to look white again. For some, no matter how rigorous their oral hygiene practises are, their teeth may eventually become discoloured and look yellow. Naturally, this is a very frustrating experience. It can happen due to consuming certain foods and drinks, aging, using tobacco, and other factors that can’t be completely avoided.

If you’re thinking about getting your teeth whitened, you’re on the right track to getting the pearly white smile you’ve always wanted. Below, Dental on Clarendon has listed some of the benefits that come with professionally whitening your teeth.

Your Confidence Will Receive a Major Boost

Unfortunately, teeth can become discoloured over time regardless of how well you take care of them or how healthy they actually are. Naturally, having this discolouration be visible to others when you speak to them can be embarrassing. Undergoing teeth whitening treatment can remove those pesky stains, enhance your smile, and significantly boost your confidence and self-esteem.

Having White Teeth Keeps You Looking Young

Our bodies age, and our teeth are no different. While hair gets greyer and skin gets wrinklier, the teeth can appear more yellow, stained and discoloured, causing a person to look older than they actually are.

Many people exercise and watch what they eat to stay fit, plus they use skincare treatments to keep their skin looking healthy. Teeth whitening can be thought of as another self-care procedure you can do. Teeth whitening is one of the easiest and most affordable ways people can make their teeth look cleaner, healthier and more youthful.

No Pain or Surgery

No one wants to undergo any type of surgery, especially if it’s not essential. Some people will go to great lengths and pay a significant amount of money to maintain their good looks, but it doesn’t have to be this way when discoloured teeth are concerned. Teeth whitening is one of the quickest, cheapest and pain-free treatments available that can make you look and feel more confident. Your dentist can advise you on which type of treatment would be best suited to your needs and your budget.

Got Questions About Teeth Whitening?

There are many good reasons to whiten your teeth. Contact Dental on Clarendon today by calling (03) 9690 3285 or by submitting a question on our contact page to learn more about teeth whitening and how it can enhance your smile.

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Urgent update for all our patients

As you are aware, the coronavirus is having a devastating impact on the health and wellbeing of people across the globe

Effective Immediately

Dental on Clarendon will be closed until further notice. As directed by the Australian Dental Association (ADA), dentists can only restrict treatment to urgent or emergency care only.

The ADA defines this as:

  • Severe toothache pain (on a pain scale of 1 to 10, a 5 or more that has lasted more than 24 hours)
  • New or recent swelling of your gums or face (within the past three to seven days)
  • Bleeding in your mouth that does not stop following tooth extraction or gum surgery
  • Tooth infection
  • Recent trauma, such as a broken tooth causing pain

If you are a current patient at Dental On Clarendon please call us on 96903285 and we will attend to your call as soon as possible.

We thank our loyal patients for their understanding during this difficult time, and we will be in contact with you upon our re-opening.

Wishing everyone the best of health – stay safe! The team at Dental On Clarendon