KOr Whitening Treatments Bentonville AR
- What is KoR tooth whitening?
- What can cause tooth discoloration?
- Who may benefit from tooth whitening?
- Is tooth whitening becoming more popular?
- Is tooth whitening safe?
- Do the results last a long time?
- Is there any difference between over-the-counter tooth whiteners and KoR
- How does the KoR In-Office System work?
- Is the KoR In-office procedure painful?
- Are there any side effects?
- How long is the procedure?
- How long does Take-Home Whitening take?
If you prefer teeth that are immediately whiter or you would rather whiten your teeth over a few nights while you sleep, Dr. Rinehart has your answer with KoR!
The KoR In-Office Whitening System uses proprietary Hydremide Peroxide to whiten your teeth an average of four shades* and up to eight shades lighter in a little over an hour while you relax at your dentist’s office. It’s ideal for anyone who wants immediate results.
The Take-Home Whitening System uses a revolutionary patent-pending gel to whiten your teeth an average of six shades* in as little as 2 weeks. You may go even lighter with additional applications.
Are You Ready To Smile With Confidence Again?
What is Kor tooth whitening?
KoR is a bleaching process that lightens the discoloration of enamel and dentin.
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. Rinehart 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. The KoR Whitening System makes it easier and faster than ever before.
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. As with any tooth whitening product, KoR is 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 Whitening Toothpaste, and touch-ups with take-home gel. These are professional formula products designed specifically to keep your teeth their brightest. They are available through our office.
Is there any difference between over-the-counter tooth whiteners and KoR?
Yes! Consulting Dr. Rinehart is always the first step to whitening your teeth safely. Over-the-counter tooth whitening strips, brush-on gels, and toothpaste take weeks or months to whiten your teeth just a few shades. KoR is clinically proven to whiten your teeth up to six shades* in one hour.
How does the KoR In-Office System work?
The KoR whitening gel is proprietary Hydremide Peroxide. As this Peroxide is broken down, oxygen enters the enamel and dentin, bleaching any colored substance while keeping the structure of the tooth unchanged.
Is the kor In-office procedure painful?
No. During the procedure, patients can actually listen to music or read a book. Many fall asleep.
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.
How long is the procedure?
The entire procedure takes about an hour. The procedure begins with a preparation period followed by up to one hour of bleaching. Take home kit is included for maintenance of your newly whitened smile.
How long does Take-Home Whitening take?
The take-home gel is designed to be worn overnight for 2 weeks and then 2-3 times a month for maintenance. Dr. Rinehart will advise you on how long you should wear each application. Dr. Rinehart will help you determine how many applications are right for you.
* Individual results may vary depending on age, type of staining on your individual teeth, etc.