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Teeth Whitening FAQS

At Harford County Dentistry, Dr. Melissa Elliott offers patent focused, comprehensive dental care. Dr. Elliott offers solutions for patients dealing with a wide range of dental concerns, including discolored teeth. Dr. Elliot will walk you through your treatment plan to ensure you are informed, comfortable, and satisfied with your experience in our Fallston, MD dental office. Below we have listed a few of the most common questions patients have about the teeth whitening treatment.

Is teeth whitening permanent?

Teeth whitening is not permanent, however, with regular visits to our Fallston dental office and a proper oral hygiene routine, your teeth whitening treatment can last.

Is teeth whitening safe?

Yes, teeth whitening is safe. At Harford County Dentistry, Dr. Elliott takes the proper steps to ensure patients are safe during every treatment.

Why are my teeth discolored?

Tooth discoloration can occur for a variety of reasons. Patients may experience tooth discoloration due to poor oral hygiene, genetics, aging, drinking coffee or tea, and consuming certain kinds of foods. It is important that you visit our Fallston, MD dental office to ensure that your tooth discoloration is not caused by an underlying dental concern.

Am I a good candidate for teeth whitening?

Teeth whitening is generally performed on healthy teeth. During your visit, Dr. Elliott will perform a comprehensive exam to determine the overall condition of your smile and decide if teeth whitening is right for you. If you have developed any underlying dental concern, Dr. Elliot will create a treatment plan based on your needs.

What treatments options do you offer for teeth whitening?

Dr. Elliott offers the Zoom!™ Teeth Whitening system in our Fallston dentist office. In office Zoom!™  teeth whitening treatment can brighten your teeth up to 8 shades in an about an hour.

How do I schedule an appointment?

If you want to explore your cosmetic dentistry options or you would like to learn more about teeth whitening, contact Harford Family Dentistry. Patients can call our Fallston dental office to schedule an appointment or schedule an appointment online.