Whitening Strips

Crest Professional Strength Whitening Strips allow you to whiten your teeth at your convenience—in a safe, effective, and economical way. They come with 84 Supreme Whitestrips per box (42 upper strips and 42 lower strips) and provides:

  • 80% more effective tooth-whitening than the regular Crest Whitestrips available at stores
  • 14% longer upper strips and 18% longer lower strips (covering more teeth than those purchased at the
  • the strongest concentration of whitening power available on any Crest Whitestrip
  • less gel per strip, so that you don’t have a lot of excess cleaner in your mouth
  • a much greater reduction in yellowness, compared to other leading tooth

What can cause tooth discoloration?

There are many causes. The most common include aging and consumption of staining substances such as coffee, tea, or tobacco. During tooth formation consumption of tetracycline, certain antibiotics, or excessive fluoride may also cause tooth discoloration.

Who may benefit from tooth whitening?

Just about anyone can benefit from tooth whitening. However, treatment may not be as effective for some as it is for others. With an oral exam, Dr. Charneco can determine if you are a candidate for this procedure, including a shade assessment.

Is tooth whitening becoming more popular?

Absolutely! A bright, beautiful smile can make a big difference. 

Is tooth whitening safe?

Yes, research and clinical studies indicate that whitening teeth under the supervision of a dentist is safe. In fact, many dentists consider whitening the safest cosmetic dental procedure available. Tooth whitening products, are not recommended for children under 13 years of age and pregnant or lactating women.

Do the results last a long time?

By following some simple post whitening care instructions, your teeth will always be lighter than they were before. We recommend flossing, brushing twice daily with a Whitening Toothpaste, and touch-ups with take-home gel provided at our office.

Are there any side effects?

Some people experience temporary increased tooth sensitivity to cold during treatment. These symptoms disappear within 1-3 days after interruption or completion of the treatment.