Dental Whitening: Dentist care or Domestic Care?

Reasons may vary, but almost every one of us wants to have white and healthy teeth. But what is the most effective and easiest way to gain/regain white and radiant teeth? Undoubtedly – teeth whitening! However, you may want to thoroughly learn about the benefits of domestic teeth whitening products versus the dentist procedure of teeth whitening. Most importantly, the best suitable procedure for you, whether it is beneficial or not should certainly be assessed, the way we always asses at our dental clinics in Singapore.

We shall try to discuss some pros and cons of both the process which will help to decide the best option for you. But remember, this is just for your information and we always advise you to visit your dentist at least once in six months for a routine checkup as a precaution. During this general visit, we at our dental clinics in Singapore advise all our patients the best suitable procedure, should they wish to go for a teeth whitening procedure.

Both home whitening kits and professional dentist procedures have their own benefits. Do not ignore the fact that your home cleaning will be of minimal to no effect in majority of cases if your teeth has plaque or remaining adhesive from a previous orthodontic treatment

Home Whitening Kits

Professional whitening toothpaste, teeth whitening quick dissolving strips, whitening kits etc. offer whitening benefits at a low price. They are very easy to use and hence are attracted by the users. But you may want to know how to effectively use the whitening kits. Certain safety precautions like dealing with the bleaching solutions should be understood before using. The Bleaching Solutions, when makes contact with your gum lines, it may in most of the cases result in dental sensitivity.

At our Dental Clinics in Singapore, we do offer  teeth whitening bleaching kits for our patients to take home as an alternative with a brief on how to use the kits, however diligence is required to apply these kits every day for a period of 10 days.

Dentist Teeth Whitening

With great knowledge and skill, our dentists in Singapore use the best teeth whitening products to ensure radiant and healthy smiles. Additionally, the dentists asses what type of process is best for your teeth whitening, thereby making sure that there are no side effects* or harm to the gums.

To sum up, even though home teeth whitening are good for emergencies or special events, still it is advisable not to overuse the DIY kits. Instead, to ensure perfectly healthy and shiny teeth, visit your friendly dental clinics in Singapore and get the process done from experienced dentists!

On a special note, irrespective of the whitening option you choose, it is crucial to ensure professional cleaning beforehand for the best results.

Prevention is better than Cure? Dentist in Singapore Advises

We grow up learning that it’s important to regularly clean our teeth and maintain a good oral hygiene. In Singapore, there are several schools and Dentists in Singapore also conduct health camps in the schools to educate children since childhood as to why going to the dentist is good for them, and that they should be going to the dentist at least once in six months. Despite all this learning, most of the adults today don’t go to the dentist, for a variety of reasons. No matter the excuse however, the chances of minimizing the possible oral problems also minimizes due to avoiding visits to your dentist.

If you are visiting your dentist at regular intervals, you are far away from dental problems. Even if you are prone to any dental issue, the treatment is very effective with early diagnosis. Most often, we notice patients ignoring certain symptoms due to lack of knowledge or just overlooking the symptoms as ‘normal’. This is exactly why we emphasize on patient education and make it a point to share with you concerning your dental health. When you visit our Dental Clinics in Singapore, you don’t only leave the clinic with just healthy teeth and a beautiful smile, but also with new information about oral health.

While there are many reasons why adults avoid going to see the dentist, one of the most common reasons is that people are afraid to visit the dentist out of fear of dental surgery. People often assume that a visit to the dentist will lead to some finding and may end up needing dental surgery. This happens due to lack of knowledge and patient education which is why we always try to educate our patients as much as possible.

The idea of dental surgery doesn’t appeal to anyone; in fact going to the dentist can help prevent you ever needing to get serious dental surgery, or even minor oral surgery as your dentist will identify any possibility before hand and prevent further damage with best suitable and minimal treatment procedures many times not needing any tools.

How do you choose your Dentist in Singapore?

Well, Intelligence is always in choosing a clinic offering multiple oral health services in one place. There are dentists who have specialization in one or the other kind of dentistry. However, it is important to select a dental clinic providing a wide range of services and well equipped. Keeping in mind this criterion, we ensure various Dental Services across all our Dental Clinics in Singapore. Should you wish to know more, please have a quick look at our Dental Services in Singapore.

You may contact us now to make an appointment; one of our friendly staff shall attend your call to assist in scheduling your visit.