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The dental exam and cleanings performed at Dr. Erfan Imeni’s dental office will remove minor surface stains, as well as monitor the health of your teeth, gums, and mouth. If the teeth in your smile have been affected by significant dental stains, Dr. Erfan Imeni might recommend performing a dental bleaching treatment.

The potent whitening agents and professional techniques he uses, represent the safest and most effective method for removing dental stains from tooth enamel. Then, Dr. Erfan Imeni can help you find the necessary measures to maintain your white smile between dental check-ups.  

This typically involves cutting back on dark beverages, and certain foods, as well as tobacco use. You might want to also try using whitening strips that have earned the American Dental Association’s Seal of Acceptance.

This can be a convenient way to remove surface stains while you go about your day. When the clear plastic strips are in your mouth the casual observer will struggle to notice them. While wearing them, you should not eat, drink, chew gum or use tobacco products.

Before you purchase any brand of whitening strips, you should look for the ADA’s logo on the package. This indicates that the product has been researched and tested by the ADA’s laboratories for safe and effective oral use.

If you live in the Durham, North Carolina, area and you want to find the safest, most effective way to whiten your smile, you should call 919-220-5505 to schedule an appointment at Smile Design - Family & Cosmetic Dentistry.