The professional blog of Doctors Dan Bruce, Steve Bruce, Rosa Pothier and Rob Ririe
I recently was at a birthday party and one of the out of town guests asked me if whitening damages enamel on teeth. I have been asked this question a couple of times, so here is the answer-
I can only speak for the whitening systems we use, but...
When a patient needs are crown, there are 3 possible options. First, there are gold crowns. Gold crowns are strong and kind to opposing teeth. They wear at close to the same rate as enamel and I have only seen one fracture (after 30 years of use). Functionally, gold is...Read More
We recently had a patient come in who was getting married in 3 days. He wanted to have his teeth whitened fast and so they looked great. We recommended Zoom! whitening. Zoom! whitening uses a high-concentration whitening gel and an activation light to get the teeth shades whiter in...Read More
We have received a number of questions lately about tooth whitening, such as: will it be sensitive, how long will it take, how white will my teeth get, how is whitening at the dentist different from over-the-counter whitening products? These are all good questions and we wanted to give a...Read More