Does Teeth Whitening Hurt?

Dr. Amelia Aristodemo ensures safe, effective teeth whitening. Learn how we tailor treatments to minimize discomfort in this educational video.

We frequently encounter questions about whether teeth whitening causes pain, especially when considering in-office treatments. It’s important to know that in-office whitening procedures are designed to be both effective and safe, offering long-lasting results. However, it’s also true that some individuals may experience discomfort during the whitening process. This discomfort can be due to a variety of factors, such as existing gum recession, naturally sensitive teeth, or the use of a whitening gel with a high concentration.

To ensure the best experience for our patients, we take the time to review each individual’s dental history and sensitivity levels before recommending a whitening treatment. Our goal is to select the option that not only meets your needs but also minimizes any potential discomfort, allowing you to achieve a beautiful and bright smile without unnecessary pain.

If you’re considering teeth whitening and are concerned about sensitivity or discomfort, we encourage you to give us a call. We’re here to discuss all available options with you, ensuring that you make an informed decision that suits your specific needs and comfort level. Let us help you achieve the radiant smile you desire in the most comfortable way possible.

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Meet Dr. Amelia Aristodemo

Dr. Amelia Aristodemo earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Loyola University at Chicago in 1992 and her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from The University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 1997. She provides all your basic dental care needs plus offers Orthodontics, lnvisalign, Dental Implants, Opalescence Teeth Whitening and Laser Dentistry.

Dr. Aristodemo believes excellence in dentistry begins with a careful co-diagnosis and treatment plan. Communication and long-term relationships are important to her. Let her know what is on your mind and ask questions.

She will help you realize an investment in yourself pays dividends for a lifetime. She is a caring, skilled professional, dedicated to the belief that preventative care and education are the keys to optimal dental health.

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