Make a better first impression with teeth whitening

Our teeth whitening process is safe, effective, and fast. We use high-quality products and professional techniques to remove stains and discoloration caused by food, drinks, smoking, and other lifestyle factors. We will work with you to determine the best treatment plan for your specific needs and goals.

What is Teeth Whitening?

Teeth whitening is a cosmetic dental procedure that uses bleaching agents to lighten the color of teeth and remove stains, resulting in a whiter and brighter smile. It can be done in-office or at home using whitening products. Consulting with a dental professional is recommended before undergoing any whitening treatment.

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Our patient-centric philosophy of care

At Costa + Williams Dental Health Care, patients receive quality, one-on-one attention and a treatment plan carefully crafted to reflect their goals, comfort levels, and lifestyle. We see fewer patients per day, allowing all the time necessary to answer your questions in detail, explore your treatment options, and ensure your peace of mind. Whether you are undergoing a routine cleaning or filling, or you need dental implants, bridges, veneers, or crowns, our skilled and dedicated team goes above and beyond to deliver an outstanding, customized result.

Dr. Costa and Dr. Williams are accomplished, highly educated dental professionals who value uncompromised quality and attention to detail. Their insistence on establishing a friendly, caring practice environment where patients feel valued and at ease is a breath of fresh air in an industry saturated with impersonal, fast-paced, high-volume clinics.

Benefits of teeth whitening

A bright, white smile can do wonders for your self-confidence and overall appearance. That’s why teeth whitening is one of our most popular cosmetic dental treatments. Here are just a few of the many benefits of teeth whitening in Charleston:

  • Quick and convenient: We offer take-home whitening kits so that you can get the bright smile you want without extra visits to the dentist. These are cost-effective and get you the results you want with just a few minutes of your time each day of treatment. You decide how much is enough. Use the whole box, or use just a few and save some for those rainy days when the coffee and red wine takes its toll.
  • Safe and effective: We use specially formulated gels that contain bleaching agents, such as hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide, which gently remove surface stains and discoloration without causing harm to the mouth.
  • Customizable: Our teeth whitening treatments are customizable to meet your individual needs. With your take home kit, you get to decide how much is enough.
  • Long-lasting results: With proper care, professional teeth whitening results can last for several months. This all depends on your habits and home care. Avoiding things that cause staining and keeping your teeth clean will help your whitening last.
  • Boosts self-confidence: A bright, white smile can boost your self-confidence, making you feel more comfortable smiling, laughing, and interacting with others.
  • Enhances overall appearance: A bright, white smile can improve your appearance, making you look more attractive, youthful, and healthy.

If you’re considering teeth whitening, we recommend setting up an appointment to determine the best option for your needs.

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Who is a Candidate For Teeth Whitening?

Suitable candidates for teeth whitening in Charleston typically have healthy teeth and gums, stains or discoloration caused by external factors, realistic expectations, no allergies or sensitivities to whitening agents, and a commitment to oral hygiene. Consulting with a dental professional is important to determine candidacy and receive personalized recommendations.

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What to Expect After Teeth Whitening?

After undergoing teeth whitening, patients can expect a visibly brighter and more attractive smile, with a reduction in stains and discoloration. It’s important to note that some individuals may experience temporary tooth sensitivity, which typically subsides within a few days or weeks. The duration of teeth whitening results can vary depending on factors such as oral hygiene practices, dietary habits, and lifestyle choices. With proper care and maintenance, the effects of teeth whitening can last for several months to a few years. Regular brushing, flossing, dental check-ups, and occasional touch-up treatments or the use of whitening products at home can help maintain the desired level of whiteness.

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Why Choose Costa + Williams For Teeth Whitening?

When it comes to teeth whitening in Charleston, SC, Costa + Williams Dental Health Care stands out as the premier choice. With a team of skilled dentists specializing in cosmetic dentistry, they offer professional expertise and reliable services. Their utilization of cutting-edge techniques and state-of-the-art equipment ensures exceptional results tailored to individual needs. Moreover, Costa + Williams prioritizes patient comfort, providing a relaxing environment and gentle, non-invasive procedures. By using safe and effective whitening products, they guarantee long-lasting outcomes and overall dental health. Make the wise decision and choose Costa + Williams for a personalized, efficient, and successful teeth whitening experience. Reveal your brightest smile and confidently embrace the world with Costa + Williams Dental Health Care.

Teeth Whitening FAQ

Is Teeth Whitening Permanent?

Teeth whitening is not permanent, as the results can gradually fade over time. The longevity of the whitening effects depends on individual habits and lifestyle choices, such as consuming staining foods or beverages and smoking. To maintain a bright smile, it is important to practice good oral hygiene, avoid habits that can stain the teeth, and consider touch-up treatments or whitening products as recommended by dental professionals.

Can Dentures be Teeth Whitened?

Traditional teeth whitening methods are not effective for whitening dentures, as the materials used in denture teeth are resistant to bleaching agents. If dentures become stained or discolored, it is best to consult with a dental professional who can recommend appropriate cleaning solutions or techniques for restoring their appearance.

Can I eat After Teeth Whitening treatment?

After a teeth whitening treatment, it is advisable to wait for 1-2 hours before eating or drinking anything to allow the whitening agents to fully take effect. Additionally, it is recommended to avoid consuming staining substances like coffee, tea, red wine, or dark-colored foods immediately after the treatment to maintain the desired whitening results.

How long does it take to whiten teeth?

The time it takes to whiten teeth varies depending on the method and individual. In-office professional treatments generally take 1-2 hours for noticeable results.

Should I get a dental cleaning before teeth whitening?

It is advisable to schedule a dental cleaning prior to teeth whitening treatment. A dental cleaning removes plaque, tartar, and surface stains, allowing the whitening agents to work more effectively and provide optimal results, while also ensuring your oral health is in good condition before undergoing the whitening procedure.

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