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The enamel of the teeth in your smile can be stained from several different sources like dark foods and beverages, tobacco use, and natural processes of aging. How deeply your teeth are stained will determine the best whitening products or procedures needed to give you the whiter smile you want.

It’s a good idea to consult with a dentist at Kaitilin Riley DDS before starting a new whitening routine. All of our dentists are trained to help you find the most effective whitening products and procedures to whiten your teeth and maintain good oral health.

If you haven’t been satisfied with your results from the whitening products available in stores, you use tobacco regularly you might be interested in a dental tooth bleaching procedure. The concentration of whitening agents in the tooth bleaching procedure offered by Kaitilin Riley DDS is the safest and most effective way to brighten your smile.

Before bleaching your teeth, the dentist will protect your gums by applying a special gel or a rubber dam. Next, a small amount of concentrated bleaching gel is poured into trays that are inserted into your mouth. Afterward a special ultraviolet light might also be used for additional whitening.

If you have questions or would like to explore your whitening options, please feel free to call Kaitilin Riley DDS at 805-238-3880 to schedule an appointment. We look forward to safely and effectively giving you the white smile you desire.